Events

The Art & Science of Arachnids

Explore the fascinating world of spiders, scorpions, and their kin through science culture, literature, folklore, pop culture, art and 100 live species!

Art Gone Wild Gallery Show

View art by artists from across the region, as well as Plein Air Event art & RHZ's animal art.

Run for the Hills 5K & FUN RUN

August 11, 2018

What a success! Check out the race results!!!!

Zoo Brew Craft Fest

August 25, 2018

Over 50 brew samples at multiple tents, great food, plus live music from The Soul Preachers! 1st 300 ticket purchases receive a gift!

Taste of Adventure: Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation

September 10, 2018

Join us as Jamartin Sihite, CEO of the Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation, takes us on a journey through the tropical jungle-clad island.

Member Picnic

September 14, 2018

A special FREE event just for YOU - our Members! Come & enjoy a delicious dinner and a tram ride through the Zoo!

Plein Air Event - Art Gone Wild

September 15, 2018

Experience art through plein air artists, children's art stations & RHZ's very own animal artists!

Public Safety Appreciation Day

September 22, 2018

Showing appreciation for those who serve our community with FREE admission for first responders & their families.

Rhino Rumble Poker Run

October 6, 2018

Let the rubber hit the road for a wild ride throughout central Kansas for RHZ's Poker Run!

Pumpkin PaZOOla

October 13, 2018

Half-price admission, and free pumpkin, for kids 12 & under w/paid adult*! LOTS of activities and FALL FUN at the Zoo!

Cookies With Santa

December 2, 2018

Children will get to decorate their own giant cookie, create an ornament, enjoy a special story, & of course visit with Santa!