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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

Sedgwick County Zoo Events

Oct 08

Children's Farms Festival:Bee Day

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Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Category: Kids / Family
Regular admission applies. Members are free with membership card and photo ID.

Sedgwick County Zoo Events

Oct 11

5th Grade Fire Prevention Adventure

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Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Price: Registration required
Category: Educational
5th grade teachers will need to register their class for the Fire Prevention Adventure to enjoy this exciting day of promoting fire prevention and safety. The goal of this event is to provide 5th grade students in the community with interactive, hands-on learning experiences as they visit booths and displays, and to increase the students' awareness of the multifaceted tasks of a Fire Department. This year's activities may include:

Vehicle Extrication and JAWS Demonstration
Hazardous Materials Team Demonstration
How to use a Fire Extinguisher Demonstration
High-Rise Rescue Demonstration
Try on Firefighting Gear
EagleMed Helicopter

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Oct 15

Monkey Butt Poker Run

Monkey Butt Poker Run
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Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Price: Registration required
Category: Other
Hit the open road for one WILD ride for the Sedgwick County Zoo! The day will include: a great breakfast at the Zoo to get your motor running, a tour of parts of beautiful Kansas in the fall, great prizes, and a ton of fun; all while supporting one of Kansas’ favorite community attractions!

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Oct 28

Night of the Living Zoo

night of the living
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Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Date: through
Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Price: Tickets will go on sale October 1st
Category: Kids / Family
Bring your ghouls and goblins for a night of not-too-scary Halloween fun at the Sedgwick County Zoo! Several ghoulish activities, like pumpkin bowling and beanbag tosses, can be found throughout the Zoo. Wear your costumes if you dare and take a stroll down jack-o-lantern lane, creep up to candy stations and let your spirit come alive!

You can wander the Zoo at your leisure, visiting Dracula and the fortune tellers, playing fun Halloween games, seeing creepy displays, and visiting Candy Land on your way out!

Please note: You might see animals in their outdoor exhibits, but most animals will not be in attendance at this event.

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Nov 02

Winter Wednesday

Winter Wednesday
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Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Price: $3.00 per person every Wednesday, November through February.
Category: Other
Grab your coats, throw on your mittens and head over to the Sedgwick County Zoo for Winter Wednesdays! Spend the day in the refreshing outdoors for $3.00 per person every Wednesday, November through February.

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Nov 11

Veterans Day

Veterans Day
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Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Category: Other
We salute our nation’s military service members, both active duty and veterans, for their dedication and service! As a special thank you we are offering complimentary admission on November 11, 2016 for all military personnel (active and retired) and their immediate family.

To receive free admission on November 11, visitors must show a military or veteran organization ID, discharge papers or other official military identification; families of deployed military personnel must show an active duty ID.

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Dec 10

Season's Treatings

Season's Treatings
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Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Price: Regular Zoo Admission applies. Members FREE with membership card and photo ID.
Category: Kids / Family
Visit the Zoo to celebrate the holidays! Come learn firsthand what "animal enrichment" is all about while watching the animals receive special holiday-themed treats!

While you're here, stop by the Plaza Beastro for some hot chocolate, and don't forget to peruse the Gift Shop, it's a great place to purchase presents for the animal lovers on your list! The Gift Shop has great deals!

Regular Zoo Admission applies. Members FREE with membership card and photo ID.

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Dec 17

Children's Farms Festival: Holiday in the Barn

Holiday in the Barn
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Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Price: Regular admission applies. Members are free with membership card and photo ID.
Category: Kids / Family
The barn is decorated and the animals have their stockings hung. Now they're awaiting the arrival of Santa! Come to the Zoo and visit with Santa, play with farm toys and catch animal demonstrations featuring animals found in a manger!

Demonstration times are every half hour starting at 1:30 p.m. The last demonstration will be at 3:30 p.m.

Join us for some holiday fun at the Farms!

Regular admission applies. Members are free with membership card and photo ID.

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