The historic Wichita Boathouse is situated in the heart of the City with dramatic views of the Arkansas River and downtown Wichita. Orginally built in the late 1920's, the building has an elaborate grand staircase, hardwood floors and a gorgeous balcony. Our banquet room is large enough to host events of 200 but cozy enough to not feel overwhelming to groups as small as 50; it is an ideal setting for any type of event!
When you want the location to be as special as the event! We take care of the details while you and your guests enjoy the pleasant surrounds of our tranquil Country Club environment.
Reception packages include but not limited to our complimentarty Expert On-site Event Coordinator, room rental, house linens, including specialty tables draped with under table lighting, silver, glass & china. Centerpieces, dance floor, cake cutting service, champagne toast, non-alcoholic punch, custom built menu, exeptional wait staff & golf outing package for four. We also have optional white garden chairs availible for indoor or outdoor seating.
Indor & outdoor ceremony options are also available.
Have an event with a view! Exploration Place is your key to a versatile venue that will accommodate such varied events as receptions in the Grand Hall, ceremonies in the WaterWay Hall, presentations in the Kemper Creative Learning Studio, community events on the Festival Plaza, and company picnics in the Picnic Grove. Exploration Place's dramatic architecture and stunning views serve as a compelling background, with views of downtown Wichita and the Arkansas River.
The Red Roof Plus is able to host meetings, corporate events, and social events. The Lower Level Hall can comfortably accommodate up to 100 guests theater-style, or 96 for a sit-down banquet.
The Red Roof Plus+ Wichita East is only a twelve-minute drive to Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (ICT). We are also an easy seven-minute drive to downtown Wichita as well as close to Wichita-area attractions including Towne East Square, the Sedgwick County Zoo, INTRUST Bank Arena, the Kansas Aviation Museum, the Ulrich Museum of Art, the Allen House, the KU School of Medicine-Wichita, Wichita State University, Crown Uptown Theatre, Charles Koch Arena and the Wesley Medical Center.
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