- TripBuzz found 12 things to do indoors in the Emporia area. From Mulready's Pub to Flint Hills Lanes, Emporia offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 5 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 13 different types of things to do inside in or near Emporia, Kansas. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: Recreation Centers, Bowling, Movie Theaters and Theaters.
- There are 8 indoor activities in Emporia, and 4 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Cottonwood Falls.
Offering numerous special programs and holiday events, Flint Hills Lanes is frequented by Emporia residents. Some activities include league, open and cosmic bowling, along with on-site dining. Also, birthday parties and other celebratory events can be hosted at this venue.
A theater of the B & B Family, Flint Hills 8 Cinemas shows new movie releases along with periodic features such as classics and child-friendly films. The theater also offers concessions where popcorn, soda and candy can be purchased.
A live music venue and theater, the Emporia Granada Theater Alliance presents a variety of musical performances each year, many by nationally and internationally touring acts. The theater also screens films and hosts special events.
The Emporia Recreation Commission is a group dedicated to organizing and operating a number of different recreational programs in the local community. Sports leagues, recreation classes, and facility rentals are among the services the group provides.
The Emporia Recreation Center has an indoor pool for open swimming, a full sized gymnasium, racquetball courts, a fitness center, game room, community room, and walking track. A number of youth and adult sports programs and fitness classes are available.
Built in 1873, the Chase County Courthouse is the oldest functioning courthouse in the state and it is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The architectural style has 3 influences: Second Empire, Italian Renaissance Revival, and Italianate.