Adult Volunteer Opportunities

Taking care of the animals may seem like the only glamorous job, but volunteers can be superstars by doing all sorts of work around the zoo. Whether it’s keeping gardens beautiful, helping us stay ahead of the paperwork, or helping Zoo visitors navigate the campus, every volunteer contributes something vital to the organization. We take pride in the education and interpretation program, giving every guest the chance to ask questions and learn about animals and conservation. Please consider giving your time and talents in the way your Zoo needs help the most.

Available Positions

Online Adult Application

Currently, volunteers are needed to help for:

OktoBEARfest – Saturday, October 20th

We need volunteers 18+ to help out at our fall beer festival fundraiser, OktoBEARfest. Volunteers can help at the event’s entrance scanning tickets and giving out wristbands/glasses or can help with pouring beer for the guests.

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ZooBooo! – Fri., Oct. 26 – Sun., Oct. 28

We need volunteers to help out at our Halloween event, ZooBooo! Volunteers can help hand out candy, run games and more.

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Questions? Please contact the Volunteer Office at or call 443-552-5266.