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Sedgwick County Zoo

Home to more than 3,000 animals of nearly 400 species, it is the No. 1 outdoor, family tourist attraction in Kansas.

Sedgwick County Zoo
5555 Zoo Boulevard
Wichita, KS 67212-1698
316.660.WILD
Today's Hours: 8:30AM - 5:00PM

Sedgwick County Zoo Events

Apr 25

Tot Tuesdays - Whistling Winds

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Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017
Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Address: 5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67212-1698
Price: Free
Category: Educational
Presented by the Sedgwick County Zoo, Exploration Place, Wichita WATER Center, and other area museums, Tot Tuesdays at the Zoo offers educational activities for 3-5-year-olds each month. Siblings are welcome to attend, but classes are primarily geared towards 3-5-year-olds. Each program is offered from 10:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

This program is free and preregistration is not required.
May 03

Wee Wigglers

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Date: Wednesday May 3, 2017 through Thursday May 4, 2017
Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Address: 5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67212-1698
Category: Educational
Wee Wigglers offers a 30-minute program for children ages 12–23 month. At Wee Wigglers, these children will gain a first-hand experience of the wonders of animals. With interactive learning and an animal visitor, these programs are educational and fun! Wee Wigglers offers a focus on a different animal each month and two programs per month.

A fee of $4 for members and $6 for nonmembers will cover one adult and one child. Additional children can participate for just $2.

Programs take place at 10:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m. Space is limited; therefore pre-registration is required.

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May 07

Cinco De Mayo Celebration

Cinco De Mayo Celebration
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Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Date: Sunday May 7, 2017
Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Address: 5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67212-1698
Price: Regular admission applies. Members will be admitted free with a membership card and photo ID.
Category: Food / Beverage
You’re invited to a Cinco de Mayo Celebration at Sedgwick County Zoo! Come celebrate with food, music and fun! Exhibitors, authentic Mexican food vendors and live music on the main stage are all part of the festivities during this exciting celebration. And don’t forget to see your favorite Zoo animals while you’re here!

Bands and Vendors to be announced soon.

http://https://scz.org/visitor_tickets-signature_zoo_events.php

May 09

Sunset Safari - Giraffe

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Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Date: Tuesday May 9, 2017
Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Address: 5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67212-1698
Price: $6 for members, $8 nonmembers
Category: Educational
Sunset Safari at the Sedgwick County Zoo offers a unique program for children ages 12 months to six years. Each safari runs from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

A fee of $6 for members and $8 for nonmembers will cover one adult and one child. Additional guests may attend for $3 each.

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May 10

Senior Wednesdays

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Date: Wednesday May 10, 2017
Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Address: 5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67212-1698
Price: $4
Category: Educational
Senior Wednesdays at the Sedgwick County Zoo take place at 10:15 a.m. on the second Wednesday of each month. Each session will highlight a different theme and feature breakfast sundries, an informational chat and a tour or special guest. The program is intended for active guests over the age of 55 and is priced at $4 per adult.

Preregistration is not required.

Other locations, including Wichita Museum of Art, Ulrich Museum, Historical Museum, Wichita's Downtown Public Library, Great Plains Nature Center, Old Cowtown Museum, Exploration Place, WATER Center and The Kansas African American Museum host Senior Wednesday events on other dates.

Sedgwick County Senior Wednesday dates and themes are as follows:

Jan 11 Wed - Grocery Store Conservation
Feb 8 Wed - Frog Watch: Citizen Science
Mar 8 Wed - National "Everything You Think is Wrong" Day
Apr 12 Wed - Black-Footed Ferrets
May 10 Wed - Heritage Breeds
Jun 14 Wed - Monkey Around Day
Jul 12 Wed - Animal Signs and Symbols
Aug 9 Wed - Some Like it Hot, Others Do Not
Sep 13 Wed - Praise for Pollinators
Oct 11 Wed - Great to Go Batty
Nov 8 Wed - Diets and More: The Zoo Commissary
May 13

Zooper Kids - Phases and Stages

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Time: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Date: Saturday May 13, 2017
Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Address: 5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67212-1698
Category: Educational
Oce each month, the Sedgwick County Zoo highlights Zooper Kids, a two-hour program for children in grades 1–5. Featuring interactive learning experiences, a Zoo walk, story time and a craft, Zooper Kids gives children lots of ways to learn

The fee of $8 for members and $10 for nonmembers covers one child. Programs will run from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

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May 14

Mother's Day

Mother's Day
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Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Date: Sunday May 14, 2017
Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Address: 5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67212-1698
Price: All moms are admitted free when accompanied by a paying child.
Category: Kids / Family
Celebrate the beauty of spring and treat your mom to a visit to the Zoo on her special day! Visit our newest babies and their Zoo moms while enjoying the great family atmosphere!

All moms are admitted free when accompanied by a paying child.

Stop by the Pavilion from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and enjoy a wonderful all-you-can-eat Chris Cakes pancake & sausage brunch for just $5 a plate.

2016 event sponsored by: BOB FM 97.1, and Hank FM 100.5

http://https://scz.org/visitor_tickets-signature_zoo_events.php

May 23

Tot Tuesdays - Enormous Elephants

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Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017
Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Address: 5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67212-1698
Price: Free
Category: Educational
Presented by the Sedgwick County Zoo, Exploration Place, Wichita WATER Center, and other area museums, Tot Tuesdays at the Zoo offers educational activities for 3-5-year-olds each month. Siblings are welcome to attend, but classes are primarily geared towards 3-5-year-olds. Each program is offered from 10:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

This program is free and preregistration is not required.
May 27

Children's Farm Festival: Heritage Breeds Day

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Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Date: Saturday May 27, 2017
Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Address: 5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67212-1698
Price: Regular Zoo admission applies; members FREE with membership card and photo ID.
Category: Kids / Family
Meet the different heritage breeds at the Zoo, discover what it takes to care for them, and all the ways they help us.

http://https://scz.org/visitor_tickets-signature_zoo_events.php

Jun 06

Wee Wigglers

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Date: Tuesday June 6, 2017 through Wednesday June 7, 2017
Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Address: 5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67212-1698
Category: Educational
Wee Wigglers offers a 30-minute program for children ages 12–23 month. At Wee Wigglers, these children will gain a first-hand experience of the wonders of animals. With interactive learning and an animal visitor, these programs are educational and fun! Wee Wigglers offers a focus on a different animal each month and two programs per month.

A fee of $4 for members and $6 for nonmembers will cover one adult and one child. Additional children can participate for just $2.

Programs take place at 10:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m. Space is limited; therefore pre-registration is required.

Register online

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