Have a WILD time at the Zoo’s special events – planned just for you!
NOTICE: May 23 Flocktail has been canceled due to severe weather in the forecast.
Fla-mingle at the Zoo after hours during these adults-only social events.Full Details & Dates Next Up Jun 27 Thursday Australia/South America, KOCH, Veldt Flocktail 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 05 Sunday Cinco de Mayo Celebration More Info
Treat your mom to a Zoo visit on her special day!
Stop by the Pavilion from 9 am-1 pm and enjoy a wonderful all-you-can-eat pancake & sausage brunch from Chris Cakes for just $5 a plate.Full Details May 12 Sunday Mother’s Day More Info
Join us in the Children's Farms for fun, games, and learning about different aspects of a real farm.Full Details & Dates Next Up May 25 Saturday Heritage Breeds Day Farms Festivals 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 16 Sunday Father’s Day Car Show More Info
Cox Communications presents Twilight Tuesdays - now all day - at the Zoo. Beat the heat during extended hours, 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. and enjoy $3 admission all day on Tuesdays in July when you present a voucher, available at area Cox Solutions stores.Full Details & Dates Next Up Jul 02 Tuesday Twilight Tuesday More Info
Back to School Bash
We're throwing Wichita a Back to School Bash by offering $3 admission! As always, members get in free with membership card and photo ID.Full Details Aug 03 Saturday Back to School Bash More Info
Wichita's wildest FUN-raiser!
Musical entertainment and wild animals greet you as you arrive at our annual fundraiser.Full Details Sep 07 Saturday Zoobilee More Info
Breakfast with the Birds
Enjoy a tasty breakfast at the Zoo, followed by a guided tour of one of our bird habitats. During the tour, guests will have the opportunity to help staff serve breakfast to the birds.Full Details & Dates Next Up Sep 21 Saturday Australia/South America Breakfast with the Birds More Info
Chimps & Salsa Mexican Food Fest
Enjoy authentic Mexican food vendors, community information booths, Mexican bands, and, of course, the animals! It’s going to be a great day at the zoo!Full Details Chimps & Salsa Mexican Food Fest More Info
Enjoy live music, silent auction, food, and craft beer while supporting crocodilian conservation.Full Details Oct 03 Thursday Croctoberfest More Info
5th Grade Fire Prevention Day
Fire Prevention Day at the Zoo provides fifth-grade students an opportunity to learn about fire safety while enjoying the wilds of the Zoo.Full Details Oct 08 Tuesday 5th Grade Fire Prevention Day More Info
Monkey Butt Poker Run
Hit the open road for one WILD ride! The day will include breakfast at the Zoo to get your motor running, a ride through beautiful Kansas scenery in the fall, great prizes, and a ton of fun.Full Details Oct 19 Saturday Monkey Butt Poker Run More Info
Plant Donation Drive
Donate your unwanted plants and we'll find a new home for them in the Zoo. We accept tropical plants and perennials in containers 12-inches or larger.Full Details & Dates Next Up Oct 19 Saturday Plant Donation Drive More Info
We salute members of our nation's military, both active duty and veterans, for their dedication and service. To show our appreciation, we're offering complimentary Zoo admission to all military personnel and their immediate families.Full Details Nov 11 Monday Veterans Day More Info
Join us for food and drinks at the Zoo while learning about wildlife here and around the world.Full Details Dec 14 Saturday Wild Wines Adult Adventures 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 11 Thursday Party for the Planet More Info