BECOME A MEMBER
Safari through the grasslands and explore Garden City's favorite family destination: Lee Richardson Zoo!
Every membership to the Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo is packed with adventure and a full year's worth of drive-thru admission-free fun. Lee Richardson Zoo is committed to provide the highest quality care for our animal residents. Your gift directly supports efforts to enhance animal habitats and improve the quality of life for our animal ambassadors.
Jungle Run IV
TRUCK, MOTORCYCLE & CAR SHOW
Friend of Lee Richardson Zoo is revving up for an action-packed day at the zoo July 14th, 2018 with Jungle Run IV Automobile Show. After more than twenty-year absence, the Jungle Run was brought back in 2015 to the shaded West Green of beautiful Lee Richardson Zoo. This year's show will again be giving out awards in seven categories: Kings of the Jungle, Top Ten Cars, Top Motorcycle, Top Truck, People's Choice, Classic and Monster Muscle. All category winners will be choosen by participants with the exception of the People's Choice award and the King of the Jungle award. The day includes prize drawings, 50/50 drawing, prize raffle, giveaways and more. It will be a fun-tastic day at the zoo for the whole family with train rides, music, great food and plenty to see and do.
Vehicle registration is from 8 a.m. to 11a.m. at the gazebo on the West Green. The show will run untill 2p.m. followed by the awards presenation. Lee Richardson Zoo will open at 8 a.m. for pedestrians and drive through traffic with no early admittance. Pre-registration is just $25 or $30 the day of the show. Dash plaques and goodie bags to go to the first 75 entries. For more details or registration forms, contact Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo: 620-276-6243, stop by the Zoo, online at www.folrz.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Proceeds will go towards improvements at Lee Richardson Zoo.
The Jungle Run IV Automobile show is sponsored in part by Finney County CVB, Heartland Coca-Cola, Monster Energy and YMCA of Southwest Kansas.
Join Our Herd!
A new year is here and we are looking for energetic people of all ages, to help us make Lee Richardson Zoo fun for all who visit.
Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo is now taking applications for various guest service positons for the 2018 season. If you like working with people in a fun environment, this could be the job for you. Hours are flexible. Download an application below or stop by the zoo to pick one up today.
Call 620-276-2661 or 620-276-6243 for more information.