Events and Programs

Night Howls

November 16
December 21
January 18
February 15

Bundle up and bring your friends to the zoo to hear the wolves howl, the owls hoot and the big cats call!

Participants will begin the night indoors enjoying hot cider and cookies while learning about nocturnal animals and the noises they make.  Guests will then proceed outdoors for a guided tour of the zoo in the dark to observe the creatures and enjoy spectacular views of the city at night.

Members: Children $9/Adults $12
Non-Members: Children $12/Adults$15

Visit our online store to reserve your spots.

Winter Wild

Saturday, December 16  10am-5pm

Warm up with hot cider and cookies for the kids and holiday lager for the adults.  Enjoy the zoo’s holiday splendor, live music and lighting.  Learn about our animals through keeper chats and visit a few up close with our animal encounters.  Families will have the chance to make Christmas wrap and organic bird feeders.  Finish up your holiday shopping with a wide variety of vendors!  Plus, family and grandparent memberships will be available for $65, and these make great gifts!  Even Santa will make an appearance and be available for photos.  Regular admission.