Get an up-close encounter with Humboldt penguins as they strut their stuff for all Zoo guests to see.Find out more » Our adorable gorilla youngster, Masika, is turning 2!
The main downtown is filled with 30 plus food vendors, a large carnival and bandstand for nightly entertainment.
Come out the Zoo for a very special birthday party on Saturday, May 27 and Sunday, May 28. Train and Tram rides will help guests navigate to the open areas of the Zoo and will be complimentary. Find out more » Mark your calendars for the wildest party in town on Friday, June 2.
Masika and the rest of her gorilla family will receive birthday treats and presents during the 11 a.m. Find out more » On June 2 the Zoo will close early at 2 p.m. Savor delicious bites from more than 70 of the finest Kansas City restaurants, enjoy live entertainment on four different stages, and sip refreshing drinks from 10 full and specialty bars.
See eye to eye with the penguins as they waddle around the rocky beach and catch a glimpse of the Inca terns as they fly here and there.
The main attraction however is fifty-two feet of underwater viewing.