Tickets now available for 'A Wild Affair'


Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo will be "Jammin' wit da Jaguars" during

Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo will be "Jammin' wit da Jaguars" during

"A Wild Affair" on Sept. 7. The evening features live music from the

Smokin' No-Nos, a comedy act, live and silent auctions, and adult

beverages served while local restaurants and caterers provide a taste of

southwest Kansas.

The zoo will be closed that day to prepare for the festivities. The

event takes place in the Wild Asia exhibit, with the doors opening at 6

p.m. at the Finnup Center for Conservation Education, 312 Finnup Drive.

Food will be served until 8 p.m.

Tickets are $45 and must be purchased in advance. Purchase by Sept. 1

and save $5 during early-bird sales. Guests must be 21 to enter.

Purchase tickets in advance at the zoo, Baker Boot, Davis Designs,

Patrick Dugan's Coffee House, Ward's Garden Center, Wheatfield's on Main

and online at Funds raised will go toward a new primate


For more information, contact FOLRZ at 276-6243 or follow Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo on Facebook.

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