Simply Topeka

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Topeka is a great place to live, work and play!

So we want to make your visit feel like you're right at home.


Downtown has a multitude of resturants with a variety of hours.

Here are our picks-
(They support us so we support them!)

Celtic Fox - Bar/Pub food with an Irish Flavor-  - 118 SW 8th Ave.

Jayhawk Corner Cafe - Casual Dining - FACEBOOK - 700 SW Jackson

Rowhouse Restaurant - Fine Dining -  - 515 SW VanBuren

Visit Food + Flicks for a full list of Downtown establishments.


Anytime you travel you have the option to stay in a multitude of places, we hope that you will support our sponsors by staying with them during your visit to Topeka. Mention that you are attending a TPAC show and some of them will even give you a discount!

Ramada Inn and Suites -
Distance -3 Blocks
Address - 420 SE 6th Ave, Topeka, KS 66607
Phone - (785) 234-5400
Room Rates - $80- $200 (plus taxes)

Senate Luxury Suites -
Distance -9 Blocks
Address - 900 SW Tyler Street, Topeka, KS 66612-1624
Phone - (785) 233-5050
Room Rates - $89- $129 (plus taxes)

Holiday Inn - Topeka West -
Distance - 5 miles
Address - 605 Fairlawn Rd, Topeka, KS 66604
Phone -(785) 272-8040
Room Rates - $80- $200 (plus taxes)

Holiday Inn Express -
Distance - 7 miles
Address - 901 SW Robinson Ave, Topeka, KS 66606
Phone - (785) 228-9500
Room Rates - $100 - $200 (plus taxes)

Club House Inn and Suites -
Distance - 7 miles
Address - 924 Southwest Henderson Road, Topeka, KS 66615
Phone - (785) 273-8888
Room Rates - $80 - $120 (plus taxes)


Topeka is filled with unique shops as well as mainstream stores. Here are a few from the downtown area to check out.

Boho Mojo -Located on Kansas Ave. - Apparel, gifts and fair trade items

Briman's Leading Jewelers - Located on Kansas Ave. - Oldest and largest home-owned jewelry store serving Topeka since 1940

Hazel Hill Chocolate - Located on Kansas Ave. - Gourmet chocolates, sweets and treats

Warehouse 414 - Located near 2nd and Madison - Antiques, collectibles and one of a kind items

For a full searchable listing click thru to Visit Topeka, Inc.'s comprehensive list.

Arts Organizations

Topeka has a vibrant arts community.  Visit or get involved with our fellow arts organizations and supporters of the arts!

Topeka365 - A guide to events and activities in Topeka

Ballet Midwest, Inc. - Bringing classical ballet to Topeka since 1977, Ballet Midwest, Inc. presents annually a Spring Ballet and Nutcracker performances at TPAC

Kansas Ballet Academy - Annually presents performances of The Nutcracker at TPAC.

Mulvane Arts Museum

NOTO Arts District

Sabatini Gallery / Topeka Shawnee Country Public Library

Sunflower Music Festival

Topeka Civic Theatre & Academy

Topeka Festival Singers

Topeka Jazz Workshop

Topeka Symphony

Other Attractions

Planning on staying in Topeka for a couple of days? Visit some of our favorite area attractions.

Gage Park - 6th & Gage - Zoological Park, Pool, Mini-train and more!

Lake Shawnee - 29th & Croco to 45th & West Edge - Boating, Golf, Gardens and More are just minutes away from the hustle and bustle of downtown.

Kansas Children's Discovery Center - West of 10th and Gage - Topeka's newest Educational attraction has something for everyone!

Tiffany Windows - 8th & Harrison - The windows display an iridescent quality, their hues and accents changing with the light outside or inside the sanctuary, even with the differing moods of the viewer.

For additional attractions and entertainment click thru to Visit Topeka, Inc.'s and check the events calendar