Events

The Art & Science of Arachnids

Explore the fascinating world of spiders, scorpions, and their kin through science culture, literature, folklore, pop culture, art and 100 live species!

Toddler Tuesday

May 1, 2018

Every 1st Tuesday of the month (Every Tuesday in June & July), toddlers will enjoy a special story, create a fun craft and enjoy playtime.

Safari Breakfast • Giraffes

May 5, 2018

Enjoy breakfast and a peek at the animals beginning their day, followed by a Keeper presentation and Q&A!

Story Safari at Flamingos

May 12, 2018

Each Story Safari takes place at a different animal exhibit where you will enjoy a story!

Wild About Moms

May 13, 2018

We're celebrating MOMS! Moms get in FREE with paid child admission!

Armed Forces Day

May 19, 2018

Active and retired military and their immediate families receive FREE admission to the Zoo & Museum

Story Safari at Chimpanzees

May 26, 2018

Each Story Safari takes place at a different animal exhibit where you will enjoy a story!

ZooLaLa! It's Going to be a DAM Good Party!

June 1, 2018

It's Going to be a DAM Good Party at the Zoo with food, drinks, silent & live auction items and so much more!

Safari Breakfast • Primates

June 2, 2018

Enjoy breakfast and a peek at the animals beginning their day, followed by a Keeper presentation and Q&A!

Story Safari at Rhinos

June 9, 2018

Each Story Safari takes place at a different animal exhibit where you will enjoy a story!

Zoo Cruise Car Show & Dads Rock

June 16, 2018

Dad can delight in an evening of barbecue, beer, hot cars & live music by King Midas & the Mufflers on Saturday, then bring Dad for Dads Rock on Sunday, where Dads get in FREE!

Story Safari at Orangutans

June 23, 2018

Each Story Safari takes place at a different animal exhibit where you will enjoy a story!

Safari Breakfast • Cat Loop

July 7, 2018

Enjoy breakfast and a peek at the animals beginning their day, followed by a Keeper presentation and Q&A!

Story Safari at Lions

July 14, 2018

Each Story Safari takes place at a different animal exhibit where you will enjoy a story!

Story Safari at Hideaway Hollow

July 28, 2018

Each Story Safari takes place at a different animal exhibit where you will enjoy a story!

Safari Breakfast • African Painted Dogs

August 4, 2018

Enjoy breakfast and a peek at the animals beginning their day, followed by a Keeper presentation and Q&A!

Zoo Brew Craft Fest

August 25, 2018

Dozens of beer samples at multiple tents, great food, plus live music from The Soul Preachers! 1st 300 ticket purchases receive a gift!