Events

Check out the Special Events that Rolling Hills Zoo Has for You!

If you have any questions regarding any of Rolling Hills Zoo's special events, contact Kris Bell, our Special Events & Group Sales Manager, at 785-827-9488 ext. 114 or email kris@rollinghillszoo.org.

Silent Sundays

Every Sunday in April

In honor of Autism Awareness Month, Silent Sundays is ideal for those with auditory sensory issues!

Toddler Tuesday

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Summer Camps for Kids

June 4 - July 19

Summer Camps for children ages 4-7 & 8-12, plus we have Junior Zoo Keeper 4-day camp for ages 12-15.

Party for the Planet

April 20, 2024

We're raising awareness about the challenges our planet faces! NEW - Eco-Art Safari Contest!

Safari Breakfast • Bamboo Bay

May 4, 2024

Enjoy breakfast and a sneak peek at the animals starting their day, followed by a Keeper presentation & Q&A! Advanced registration required.

Toddler Tuesday • May 7

May 7, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Guided Bird-Watching Walking Tour • May

May 11, 2024

Register now for an early morning bird-watching tour through the Zoo, led by expert bird guides.

Wild About Moms

May 12, 2024

Let's celebrate MOM with a trip to the beautiful Rolling Hills Zoo - Moms GET IN FREE + a FREE family photo!

Safari Breakfast • Hyena

June 1, 2024

Enjoy breakfast and a sneak peek at the animals starting their day, followed by a Keeper presentation & Q&A! Advanced registration required.

Toddler Tuesday • June 4

June 4, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Guided Bird-Watching Walking Tour • June

June 8, 2024

Register now for an early morning bird-watching tour through the Zoo, led by expert bird guides.

Toddler Tuesday • June 11

June 11, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Father's Day Car Show

June 16, 2024

See over 100 vehicles from all over KS compete for top awards. Dads get in FREE! Want to enter your ride? Click for more!

Toddler Tuesday • June 18

June 18, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Toddler Tuesday • June 25

June 25, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Toddler Tuesday • July 2

July 2, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Safari Breakfast • Sloth

July 6, 2024

Enjoy breakfast and a sneak peek at the animals starting their day, followed by a Keeper presentation & Q&A! Advanced registration required.

Toddler Tuesday • July 9

July 9, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Toddler Tuesday • July 16

July 16, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Toddler Tuesday • July 23

July 23, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Toddler Tuesday • July 30

July 30, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Safari Breakfast • Highland Cow

August 3, 2024

Enjoy breakfast and a sneak peek at the animals starting their day, followed by a Keeper presentation & Q&A! Advanced registration required.

Toddler Tuesday • Aug 6

August 6, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Run for the Hills 5K & FUN RUN

August 10, 2024

Get your running shoes on and get ready to Run for the Hills! Participate in our 5K & FUN Run! One or BOTH runs for one price!

Back to School Blast

August 10, 2024

HALF-PRICE Admission for ALL! Bounce house, water slide bounce house & so much MORE FUN!

Zoo Brew Craft Fest

August 24, 2024

Unlimited beer tastings, food, cash bar, live music, boozy sno-cones & MORE!

Toddler Tuesday • Sept 3

September 3, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Senior Wednesdays • Sept 4

September 4, 2024

1/2 Price Admission & FREE coffee and donuts for Seniors 65+ every Wednesday in September!

Senior Wednesdays • Sept 11

September 11, 2024

1/2 Price Admission & FREE coffee and donuts for Seniors 65+ every Wednesday in September!

Public Safety Appreciation & Armed Forces Day • Sept. 14

September 14, 2024

We're showing gratitude for those who serve our community & our nation with FREE admission for them & their families, Sept. 14 & 15.

Public Safety Appreciation & Armed Forces Day • Sept. 15

September 15, 2024

We're showing gratitude for those who serve our community & our nation with FREE admission for them & their families, Sept. 14 & 15.

Senior Wednesdays • Sept 18

September 18, 2024

1/2 Price Admission & FREE coffee and donuts for Seniors 65+ every Wednesday in September!

Senior Wednesdays • Sept 25

September 25, 2024

1/2 Price Admission & FREE coffee and donuts for Seniors 65+ every Wednesday in September!

Toddler Tuesday • Oct 1

October 1, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Wild About Crafts: Sip & Sell Craft Fair

October 5, 2024

Join us for our annual Sip & Sell Craft Fair! Shop for handmade & homemade goods while enjoying drinks & food!

Pumpkin PaZOOla

October 12, 2024

HALF-price admission & FREE pumpkin for kids 12 & under w/paid adult*, plus FALL FUN for all at the Zoo!

Toddler Tuesday • Nov 5

November 5, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Toddler Tuesday • Dec 3

December 3, 2024

1st Tues. of each month + every Tues. in June & July at 10 am. This fun experience is geared toward toddlers, ages 1-5, but all ages welcome!

Cookies With Santa

December 8, 2024

At this festive annual RHZ tradition, children will get to decorate their own giant cookie, enjoy a story, and take a photo and meet Santa.