Santa Claus is coming to town early and making a special trip to YOUR Topeka Zoo. You won’t want to miss this fun holiday experience! We're baking holiday memories one cookie at a time!Tickets go on sale 11/27. Limited Tickets Available!

All attendees, youth and adult, must have a ticket. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Ticket Includes:

  • Admission for one child and one adult.
  • Cookie decorating and hot cocoa
  • Holiday craft
  • Holiday story and music
  • Digital family photo with Santa and a Zoo animal
  • Visit with Santa’s reindeer
  • Candy Cane Hunt

Members: $20 (includes 1 child and 1 adult)Non-members: $25 (includes 1 child and 1 adult)Additional youth tickets are $12 each

Location: Kay McFarland Japanese Garden and Venue

3 sessions available:Session 1- 9:00 -10:00Session 2 - 10:00 -11:00Session 3 - 11:00 - 12:00

Join the Topeka Zoo in our mission to provide equitable access to Zoo programming. The Topeka Zoo offers a variety of educational programs both virtually and in person. With so many hands-on activities and animal guests, there is always something new and engaging to learn during our programs. All funds raised from Cookies with Claus will go towards scholarships to provide children access to educational programs that the Topeka Zoo offers.