75 Soden Road, Emporia Kansas 66801
Situated in Soden Park, the zoo has 88 species of native and exotic birds, reptiles, and mammals. Some of the more than 400 specimens are viewed on a drive-through tour. Open year round.
Other Wildlife Viewing nearby:
(Emporia) Dry Creek Wilderness Outfitters
(Emporia) Emporia Zoo
(Hartford) Flint Hills National Wildlife Refuge
(Yates Center) Whitetail Acres
12/10 Coming to The Emporia area
Heart of America Shakespeare Festival Kansas City MO June18-July7 The Heart of America Shakespeare Festival is set under the stars in South Moreland Park near Nelson Atkins Museum of Art. It is a perfect way to spend a summer evening with family and friends. They have several programs to study and explore such as Speaker's Bureau and Poster and Sonnet Contest. The faculty includes theatre professionals, actors, and educators experienced in performing and teaching Shakespeare. Many of the instructors are veterans of festival productions.
Kansas State Fair Hutchinson KS September6-15 Each year, over 400,000 visitors flock to the Kansas State Fair to visit a wide array of exhibits, partake in fabulous Fair food, and see the amazing butter sculpture.
Greater Kansas Citry Japan Festival Kansas City MO October6 Cekebrating the cultural of Japan.