What's Happening
Apr 24
Apr 25
World Penguin Day
May 16 & 17
Party for the Planet
May 18
Snooze at the Zoo Online Registration
May 23 through Sep 4
Kohl's Wild Theater Summer Performances at the Zoo
May 23 through Sep 7
Expedition Dinosaur
May 30 & 31
Scouting the Zoo
Jun 1 through Aug 13
Summer Camps
Jun 2 through Jun 4
Zoological Society Special Exhibit Preview
Jun 21
Father's Day at the Zoo
Jun 24 & Jul 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Sunset Zoofari
Jun 27
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SPECIAL NOTE: Bluemound Road is currently closed, both eastbound and westbound, from 95th to 97th Street through late May 2015.


Want to be part of a special after-hours, family-friendly fundraising party at the Zoo? Then grab your family and R.S.V.P. for this year's Zootastic on April 24 for a night of animals, music and fun!

Let's go on a safari to Chicago's Brookfield Zoo! On May 2, we’ll explore this wonderful 216-acre animal park and see exotic animals such as okapis, klipspringers, naked mole-rats and many more.

Support our 2014-15 appeal to help update the red panda habitat to better protect our red panda and enhance its environment.

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