Calendar of Events
Share in Mom’s Day with a trip to the Zoo! All moms are admitted free on their special day!
“Go Green” and enjoy Zoo activities spotlighting the importance of preserving our resources.
Zoological Society members can register starting May 19. Non-member registration starts May 20.
Enjoy dinner with the animals at our first annual Food Truck Safari, featuring seven food trucks and free admission to the special summer exhibit.
Now it’s Dad’s turn to enjoy the Zoo for free! All fathers are admitted free to celebrate the day!
Enjoy warm summer evenings of hot bands on the Zoo’s Flamingo Patio.
A delightful evening spent under the stars checking out what the animals do when the zoo is usually closed! Platypus members and their families will enjoy a delicious picnic and special surprises in a private location on the grounds and then venture into the Zoo for lots more fun!
Our “Feast with the Beasts” showcases the city’s finest restaurants and the hottest local bands.
This special behind-the-scenes event is open for animal sponsors and donors. Get access to areas not normally open to the public.
Guests 55+ are admitted free and can join in free health and wellness activities and entertainment.
Enjoy a bushel full of fun--a children’s tractor-pull, cooking demos and down-home musical fare.
See the HUGE role these mammals play in our natural world, through activities, games and fun.
An evening dedicated to honoring and thanking our treasured Platypus Circle donors.
Wind your way through a haystack maze, ride the “Raven’s Rail” train and create spooky crafts! 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Take part in wild wolf fun--see our pack eat, join the Howling Contest and look at wolf “toys.”
Halloween fun includes a costume parade, musical light show and trick-or-treating in the Zoo!
Oct. 24, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Oct. 25, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.