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Special Events

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


Jun 16 · Sunday

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.

Jun 21 · Friday


Fla-mingle at the Zoo after hours during these adults-only social events. 

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 $5 admission all day on Tuesdays in July.

Jul 23 · Tuesday

First Responders Day

We're saying "thank you" to our community heroes from law enforcement, fire, EMS, and dispatch by giving free admission to them and up to four guests.

Sep 07 · Saturday


Wichita's wildest FUN-raiser!

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

Mar 30 · Saturday

Easter Eggstravaganza

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

Apr 18 · Thursday

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.

May 12 · Sunday

Mother’s Day

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




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.