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Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center

225 W Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67202-3134
+1 316-264-9121
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Afternoon at Wichita Youth Symphony at Century II

The blue dome of Century II beckons one to see what happens underneath it. Attending the Wichita... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
michellemQ5390VK
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Wichita, United States
Only been there for concerts, gun shows, & IAM contract votes.

I don't know what else they do there but I've been to several concerts including recently a... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
USIN0Z
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Wichita, Kansas
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Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center is a full service performing arts and convention center, providing citizens and visitors with a diverse selection of entertainment and meeting opportunities. The ensuing mission of Century II is to provide an economic benefit to Wichita through its use as a performing arts and convention center. The facility is owned and managed by the City of Wichita and is unique among other municipal facilities. This uniqueness is due to its dramatic architectural style, the nature of the business, the vast number of services provided, the diversity of clients, its importance to the downtown area, and the economic impact it has on the community. Century II strives to provide the highest quality of customer service that includes a clean and safe venue for private and public gatherings, encompassing the performing arts, conventions, trade shows, banquets, meetings, public exhibits, religious programs and special events.​
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“concert hall” (5 reviews)
“music theater” (3 reviews)
“car show” (2 reviews)
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225 W Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67202-3134
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+1 316-264-9121
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

The blue dome of Century II beckons one to see what happens underneath it. Attending the Wichita Youth Symphony (a treat in itself) was a good excuse to see the inside of Century II in the daylight. The halls are decorated with local artists' work....More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

I don't know what else they do there but I've been to several concerts including recently a Christmas show with the Wichita Symphony Orchestra & also Joe Bonamassa, & in the old days Kansas & Marshall Tucker. Been to a few gun shows & a...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

This is a great place to see plays. The sound system is great the seats are confortable. The theater is fantastic. Wonderful actors and actress. A must see in Wichita. The building is iconic.

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

We attend Wichita symphony as well as a Wichita music theater. The venue has very good acoustics and there are really no bad seats as far as see the action on the stage

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

We went to see The Nutcracker here and while it was OK the place really needs renovations . The restrooms are outdated and parking can be a distance.

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Reviewed April 27, 2017

Great venue to see the performing arts! We recently went to see "Dirty Dancing" there and it was spectacular! The venue is clean and nice. Parking was not a problem. The attendants were all very helpful and nice with seating. We sat in the balcony...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2017

It is always a long walk to get there. The events that are booked are limited. The parking is limited and the elderly have a difficult time unless they are dropped off in front

Thank Michael R
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Reviewed March 2, 2017

This is a good place for a gymnastics meet, seating is great! Only complaint was we now have to get tickets through the box office so you came from the hotel inside, then back outside then back around. Really a pain! Cost for meet is...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2017

the concer hall filled with people and the whole symphony orchestra on stage together with the Music Theatre artists and Butler Community Choir performing Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel in an integrated, locally arranged performance was Saturday 2-11-17 an experience not likely to be enjoyed anywhere...More

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Reviewed February 4, 2017

We attended a car show January 2017. Great set up, plenty of things to do, great for kids. Looking forward to next year.

Thank Swartz58
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