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Special Events

Have a WILD time at the Zoo’s special events – planned just for you!



Wichita's wildest FUN-raiser!

Enjoy live music, delicious drinks, and delectable bites from local establishments during Sedgwick County Zoo's premier fundraiser.

Full Details Sep 10 Saturday Zoobilee More Info

Wild Lights

Returning Fall 2022! One-of-a-kind Asian Lantern sculptures will light up the Zoo during the WILDEST nights in town.

Full Details Sep–Dec 9/30 - 12/4 Wild Lights More Info

Boo at the Zoo

Bring your ghouls and goblins to the Zoo! Wear your costumes, take lots of photos, and enjoy some spooky Halloween fun at the Sedgwick County Zoo!

Full Details & Dates Next Up Oct 22 Saturday Boo at the Zoo More Info

Easter Eggstravaganza

Come to the Zoo for a hippity, hoppity great time! Meet the Easter Bunny, play games, and much more.

Full Details Apr 16 Saturday Easter Eggstravaganza More Info

Party for the Planet

Celebrate Earth Day with a Party for the Planet! This environmental fair gives everyone the opportunity to learn how to protect and care for the world we live in.

Full Details Apr 21 Thursday Party for the Planet More Info

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with food, music and fun! We’ll have a fiesta with exhibitors, authentic Mexican food vendors and live music on the main stage.

Full Details May 01 Sunday Cinco de Mayo Celebration More Info

Mother’s Day

Treat your mom to a Zoo visit on her special day!

Full Details May 08 Sunday Mother’s Day More Info

Father’s Day Car Show

Grab your crew, put the pedal to the metal and cruise on out to Sedgwick County Zoo for Father’s Day. See classic cars, antique autos and modern models while exploring your favorite animal exhibits.

Full Details Jun 19 Sunday Father’s Day Car Show More Info

Chimps & Salsa Mexican Food Fest

It's nacho average day at the Zoo! Enjoy authentic Mexican food and live music as you visit the animals at SCZ!

Full Details Jun 26 Sunday Chimps & Salsa Mexican Food Fest More Info

Twilight Tuesday

Cox Communications presents Twilight Tuesdays at the Zoo. Beat the heat during extended hours, 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. and enjoy $3 admission all day on Tuesdays in July.

Full Details Twilight Tuesday More Info

Back to School Bash

We're throwing Wichita a Back to School Bash by offering discounted admission! As always, members get in free with membership card and photo ID.

Full Details Aug 06 Saturday Back to School Bash More Info




Zoo News

Our monthly e-newsletter holds a fun assortment of announcements, discounts, and news so you can stay up to date with Sedgwick County Zoo.

What to Know

We’re excited to see you at the Zoo today! Here are some things to remember during your visit.

Animals Sightings

As always, some animals may not be visible due to weather or other factors. After 4:00 PM, you may see fewer animals during your visit.

Zoo Rules

Please read and follow all Zoo Rules and Policies to respect our guests and animals.