There will be Alligator presentations, animal chats and tours throughout the day. The 105th Lawrence resident to enter the zoo will win a behind the scenes tour of the African Lion Exhibit, according to the zoo.
The park will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with final admission at 4:30 p.m. To receive the Lawrence discount residents must present a government issued photo ID with a Lawrence address or a utility bill that can be matched to a government issued ID. A student or school ID from a Lawrence school will also be accepted. Other Gage Park attractions will also offer half-price admission, including Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, Gage Park Mini Train, Carousel in the Park and Blaisdell Family Aquatic Center.