Recent News Releases
Lyndsey Edwards, SMG Marketing Manager for INTRUST Bank Arena, has been named to the 2019 Movers and Shakers Winners List by The Social Shake-Up. Lyndsey has been named a winner in the Rising Star award category which recognizes individuals who have stepped into a new role or faced a new social media challenge in the past year, met it and exceeded expectations.
INTRUST Bank Arena made history tonight as it set a new attendance record for a single-concert when it hosted 15,690 Metallica fans at the sold-out show. Achieving this milestone makes Metallica the highest attended show in INTRUST Bank Arena’s nine-year history.
The SMG-managed INTRUST Bank Arena is excited to announce a new hire in the Operations Department.
Grammy Award-winning artist/producer duo The Chainsmokers have announced their massive “WORLD WAR JOY” North American headline arena tour for fall. Multi-platinum band 5 Seconds of Summer, who is featured on The Chainsmokers’ latest single “Who Do You Love,” will be joining all dates along with rising pop star Lennon Stella, who is opening the show. The 41-city tour, produced by Live Nation, will kick off on September 25 in Cincinnati, OH and make stops in major cities across the U.S. and Canada before wrapping in Vancouver, BC on December 6.
INTRUST Bank Arena is set to host thousands of guests this week when it hosts four back-to-back events in four days. Luke Combs, Winter Jam, Jeff Dunham and the Harlem Globetrotters will all take place at INTRUST Bank Arena this Thursday through Sunday. Between the four events, more than 25,000 guests will make their way to downtown Wichita over the next four days.
Country Music Hall of Famer Alan Jackson will bring a night of hits to Kansas with a concert at INTRUST Bank Arena in Wichita on Saturday, August 10, 2019! Tickets go on sale this Friday, February 8 at 10:00am (CT)
In advance of the Harlem Globetrotters show at INTRUST Bank Arena on Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 2 p.m., Globetrotter Zeus McClurkin will visit Cloud Elementary School in Wichita to speak to children about the team’s “T.E.A.M. Up at School” program
Chris Stapleton will continue his extensive, sold-out “All-American Road Show” through 2019 with newly confirmed performances this summer and fall.
UFC® heads to Wichita, Kan. for the first time in the promotion’s history and brings with it a showcase matchup in the heavyweight division. Recent title challenger and No.2-ranked Derrick Lewis looks to re-insert himself into the championship conversation by landing another signature KO against a former UFC heavyweight champion and fellow knockout artist No.7-ranked Junior Dos Santos.
For one night, some of the best bull riders in the world will battle the sport’s fiercest bovine athletes. The thrilling 8-second rides and heart-stopping wrecks make the PBR’s VT Tour one of the most exciting live sporting events to witness.
The SMG-managed INTRUST Bank Arena finished as the 57th busiest arena in the United States and 105th in the world in Pollstar Magazine’s 2018 Year-End Top 200 Arena Rankings. Rankings are based on tickets sold worldwide for shows played between 1/1/18 and 12/31/18.
Watch NBA basketball in Wichita, and provide an educational experience for students! The Oklahoma City Blue, the NBA G League affiliate of the NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder, will be playing a Field Trip Day game at INTRUST Bank Arena on Wednesday, March 6.
The SMG-managed INTRUST Bank Arena celebrated a major milestone today when it reached three million tickets sold and hosted its three millionth ticketed fan at today’s Wichita State men’s basketball game.
Country Music Hall of Famer Alan Jackson will bring a night of hits to Kansas with a concert at INTRUST Bank Arena in Wichita on Saturday, August 10, 2019! Tickets go on sale TBD.
In a press conference today, Visit Wichita, the Wichita Thunder and the ECHL, Premier ‘AA’ Hockey League, announced the selection of Wichita as the host city for the 2020 ECHL All-Star Classic.