2018 Special Events

Opera on the Lake

Thursday, May 31, 2018
7:00 pm

Bradley Fair Plaza will be transformed from marketplace to opera-hall as Wichita Grand Opera (WGO) performs POPera: Simply Irresistible. WGO artists and musicians create the drama, passion and musical force of opera vignettes against the backdrop of Bradley Fair Lake. This community event is free and open to the public. Bring lawn chairs for seating and enjoy an evening of beautiful music under the stars. Reserved seating with dinner on the patio of Newport Grill is also available. For information or reservations, call Wichita Grand Opera at 316.683.3444.

Thursday Summer Concerts Series featuring Jessy J

June 7, 2018
7:30 - 9:30 pm

Jessy J
This contemporary jazz saxophonist brings excitement to the stage with her sizzling beats and dynamic rhythms. For more information, visit www.jessyj.com.

Concerts are free and open to the public. Chairs may be placed on the Plaza each Thursday after 6 a.m. Wine, cocktails and soft drinks will be available for purchase at the concerts. Get a printable schedule here.

Thursday Summer Concerts Series featuring Taps Mugadza

June 14, 2018
7:30 - 9:30 pm

Special Feature: Taps Mugadza
A soul-stirring pop, soul, and R&B singer, Taps performs music set alongside his powerful personal story. For more information, visit www.taps4music.com.

Concerts are free and open to the public. Chairs may be placed on the Plaza each Thursday after 6 a.m. Wine, cocktails and soft drinks will be available for purchase at the concerts. Get a printable schedule here.

Thursday Summer Concerts Series featuring Jonathan Fritzèn

June 21, 2018
7:30 - 9:30 pm

Jonathan Fritzèn
This high-octane keyboardist is ready to share his infectious melodies, making a stop at Bradley Fair on his 10th Anniversary Tour. For more information, visit www.jonathanfritzen.com.

Concerts are free and open to the public. Chairs may be placed on the Plaza each Thursday after 6 a.m. Wine, cocktails and soft drinks will be available for purchase at the concerts. Get a printable schedule here.

Thursday Summer Concerts Series featuring The JT Project

June 28, 2018
7:30 - 9:30 pm

The JT Project
A multi-talented force of sound that brings forth bold music and adventure with the sax and keyboard. For more information, visit www.thejtproject.com.

Concerts are free and open to the public. Chairs may be placed on the Plaza each Thursday after 6 a.m. Wine, cocktails and soft drinks will be available for purchase at the concerts. Get a printable schedule here.

Thursday Summer Concerts Series – Celebrate America featuring Joseph Vincelli

July 5, 2018
7:30 - 9:30 pm

Joseph Vincelli
Smooth jazz saxophonist with a passion for music and his audience – a Bradley Fair favorite. For more information, visit www.josephvincelli.com.

Enjoy the final summer concert, then sit back and be amazed as we light the sky with spectacular fireworks over the Bradley Fair Lake and Celebrate America. Concerts are free and open to the public. Chairs may be placed on the Plaza each Thursday after 6 a.m. Wine, cocktails and soft drinks will be available for purchase at the concerts. Get a printable schedule here.

Watch the 2017 Celebrate America Fireworks Show

Live Music at YaYa’s Euro Bistro

8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The YaYa’s patio comes alive every summer, hosting live bands on Friday and Saturday evenings beginning May 5th. Join them for dinner, followed by cocktails and an evening under the stars listening to music from Wichita’s best cover bands.

May 4 - Blue Eyed Soul
May 5 - Groove 42
May 11 - The Source
May 12 - King Midas & the Mufflers
May 18 - The Source
May 19 - Fly By Night
May 25 - The Source
May 26 - Annie Up

Taste of Spring Wine Festival at Ya Ya’s Euro Bistro
May 17, 2018 • 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Sample Ste. Michelle Wine Estate’s wines paired with Chef Selection hors d’oeuvres and pizza for $25 per person. Space is limited, for tickets call: (316)634-1000.

Bradley Fair Fit

July 7, 14, 21, 28, 2018
9:00 am – 10:45 am


This July, get out of the gym and to Bradley Fair Plaza for a workout in the fresh air, highlighted by the peaceful backdrop of Bradley Fair Lake. Suitable for all fitness levels, Bradley Fair Fit will feature a 45-minute bootcamp-style workout led by Go Time Training, followed by 45-minute session of yoga guided by Yoga Central. Join us for either session or challenge yourself and participate in both!

Each participant will snag:
• An Athleta swag-bag filled with goodies and discount coupons for Bradley Fair Retailers
• Reusable water bottle from Healing Waters
• Delectable morning drink samples from Cocoa Dolce and Barnes and Noble Café

If you needed more motivation to attend…
We’ll hold a drawing at the end of EACH session for Bradley Fair and Athleta gift cards, along with giveaways from Go Time Training and Yoga Central!

Schedule:

• SESSION 1 Bootcamp - 9:00 am - 9:45 am

15 MINUTE BREAK, GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY

• SESSION 2 Yoga – 10:00 am - 10:45 am

GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY


***Please arrive at least 5-10 minutes early as all attendees must sign a waiver prior to participating in Bradley Fair Fit. Minors must have a parent or guardian present to sign their waiver. Waiver covers all sessions and weeks of Bradley Fair Fit, fill it out once and you’re done!

QUESTIONS? Call the Guest Services Office at (316)630-9990 or email guestservices@bradleyfair.com

For information on events, call Bradley Fair Guest Services, 316.630.9990.

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