Kids Nights

Sponsored by

WaterStone Bank

July 9, 11 & 12, 2019, 5-9 p.m.

Milwaukee County Zoo
A Zoo Pass member event

Kids' NightsSpend a warm summer evening at the Zoo during the Zoological Society’s members-only Kids Nights event. There is so much to see and do! Family-friendly activities, live entertainment and delicious food await you – along with the Zoo’s animals.

Local food trucks and a sweets tent are ready to satisfy your taste buds. Purchase food from local favorites including Gouda Girls, Jen’s Sweet Treats, Meat on the Street, Marco Pollo, The Rolling Cones and Streetza Pizza.

There are plenty of activities and entertainment to burn off calories. Kids can rock it out with UB the Band on the Briggs & Stratton Zoo Terrace Stage, sponsored by eAchieve Academy. Do the cheetah cha-cha with DJ Tim Sledge on the Flamingo Patio stage, sponsored by Great Clips. Shake your tailfeathers with Reilly at the Ralph Evinrude Landing Stage sponsored by Dental Associates. Then check out the entertainment in the Peck Welcome Center sponsored by KinderCare Learning Centers. There will be Karate America demonstrations, performances by Main Street Song and Dance Troupe, animal-themed crafts and temporary tattoos. In the U.S. Bank Gathering Place kids and adults will be astonished by Mad Science.

Special offer: Visit any WaterStone Bank between June 1 and July 3, 2019, show your Zoo Pass card and get one ticket good for a free ride on the Penzeys Spices Carousel during Kids Nights.

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The Zoo admission gates will close for the day at 4:15 p.m. and reopen for our event at 5 p.m. This event is only for Zoological Society members and their minor children and/or grandchildren covered on the membership. Milwaukee County Zoo parking is $12 (Zoo Pass Plus cardholders do not pay parking). Please have your Zoo Pass card and photo ID ready for the gate attendants. The Penzeys Spices Carousel and the North Shore Bank Safari Train will run until 8 p.m. (weather permitting) at regular prices. To accommodate traffic flow at the Zoo, the Meijer Zoomobile will not operate.

Not a member? Click here to join if you are not a current member or to upgrade your membership to include parking. If you would like to upgrade your membership to include guest privileges, please contact us at 414-258-2333.