One of the Zoo’s newest self-guided activities is geocaching – its part orienteering, part treasure hunt, and part education adventure!
Learn about Zoo animals while making an animal-related craft. Pre-registration required. $5 materials fee (does not include zoo admission). Click here for more information about the programs and to register now.
The Zoo is where the wild things snore! Join other zoo-lovers for an educational overnight at the Zoo! You can spend the night in tents and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Zoo by night. Click the dates below to get more information on or register for a specific overnight.
July 9th – 10th (ADULT OVERNIGHT)
Sip, stroll and learn at this special adults-only education event! You’ll enjoy wine, beer and delicious hors d’oeuvres while being guided on an intimate, thematic, evening tour of the Zoo. Each Sip and Stroll ticket purchased allows admission for one adult, two drink tickets, and a guided tour led by a Zoo education staff member.
Join the photo experts from Service Photo and Nikon for a special day of wildlife photography. This program starts with a workshop on taking wildlife photos and then moves on-grounds at the Zoo where participants will test their newly honed skilled using the latest in cameras, lenses, and photography accessories, all supplied by Nikon. Staff from Nikon and Service Photo will be on hand at Zoo exhibits to lend advice and help you capture the perfect shot!
**Unless otherwise noted – check chalkboards at Creature Encounters and Penguin Coast for any location changes on day of program.