Head on down to the Penguin Education Center for an evening of merriment creating a holiday-themed DIY craft (that you can take home). Guests will paint a mandala design on a tealight holder while learning about African penguin conservation during a special keeper chat. Plus, there will be charcuterie and a flight of holiday libations (21+) and themed drinks! This event is for guests ages 12 and over.


Non-Drinker (age 12+)

  • Zoo member: $55
  • Non-member: $60

Drinking Adults (age 21+)

  • Zoo member: $70
  • Non-member: $80

Tickets Include:

  • DIY project kit
  • Two drinks (alcoholic or non-alcoholic)
  • Charcuterie board
  • Special keeper chat

Zoo members, to receive your ticket discount you must first log in to the Zoo’s online store. Once you do, you’ll automatically receive your discounts at checkout.

Did you know that Zoo members save $ on tickets to this event? Learn more about becoming a member of the Maryland Zoo!

Questions? Please reach out to our Zoo events team at events@marylandzoo.org.