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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.

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A Wild Affair

September 9, 2017

“A Wild Affair”, Lee Richardson Zoo’s largest and wildest “Fun-Raiser” of the year is Saturday, September 9, 2017. Celebrate an “Evening in Rio” under the stars with live music by Mike Bennish and Buckner Creek Band and special appearances by zoo animal ambassadors.  Sip adult beverages while sampling delicious foods from some of the region’s best restaurants and caterers.  Bid on hundreds of unique items in the live and silent auctions, all to benefit improvements at Lee Richardson Zoo.

Lee Richardson Zoo will be closed during regular zoo hours September 9 to prepare for the festivities but doors open at 6 p.m. at the Finnup Center for Conservation Education, located at 312 Finnup Dr. Food is served until 8 p.m. Tickets are all inclusive and just $40 per person or $50 each after Labor Day.  All tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be available at the door.  Guests must be 21 to enter.  Purchase tickets at Lee Richardson Zoo, Blue Fox Boutique, Patrick Dugan’s Coffee House, and Ward’s Garden Center or online at www.folrz.org.   

 

Buy Tickets Online Here

Food vendor opportunities are still available.

 Call 620-276-6243 for more information. 


For more information about the event or to get involved, contact Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo at 620-276-6243, director@folrz.com or follow Friends on Facebook and Twitter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

A Wild Affair is Sponsored in part by:

Garden City Veterinary Clinic

Knoll Crop Protection

Valley State Bank

Finney County CVB

Tyson Fresh Meats, Main & Palmer Family Dentistry, Golden Plains Credit Union, Garden City Travel Plaza, Jeffrey Stasch DDS, Weathercraft Roofing & Overhead Door of Garden City, Klotz Sand, Poky Feeders, DV Douglass Roofing, Western Motor, Charles and Rebecca Claar, KIUL 1240 and 100.9 The Bull, Fry Eye and Fry Eye Surgery Center, Larry Johnston Auctions, Western State Bank, General Pest Control, Keller-Leopold Insurance, and Lewis, Hooper & Dick, LLC

More sponsors to come!

Food vendor spots still available! 

 

 

 

Coming Soon!

New FOLRZ website.

We thank you for your patience with us during this transition. We hope to to have the new site up and running in the next few months!

 

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CONTACT US

DIRECTOR@FOLRZ.COM

620.276.6243

P.O. BOX 1683

GARDEN CITY, KS 67846

 

OFFICE HOURS

9:00AM - 5:00PM MON. - FRI.

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