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!

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!

Run for the Hills 5K & FUN RUN

August 11, 2018

Early a.m. 5K & Fun Run with lots of FUN: get wet, get color, bounce, slither, crawl, run & more!

Back to School Blast

August 11, 2018

HALF-PRICE Admission for ALL, giant bounce house & water slide bouncer, sno cones, $2 burgers & more!

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!

Member Picnic

September 14, 2018

A special FREE event just for our Members! Enjoy dinner, a tram ride, & a sneak peek at Art Gone Wild Gallery Show!

Plein Air Event - Art Gone Wild

September 15, 2018

Experience art through plein air artists, children's art stations & RHZ's very own animal artists!

Public Safety Appreciation Day

September 22, 2018

Showing appreciation for those who serve our community with FREE admission for first responders & their families.