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Events Calendar

Spring Break Superstars

March 30 - April 3
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Salute the Zoo’s conservation animal superstars: Red wolves, sharks, polar bears, and tigers. Participate in hands-on activities all week, including a Secret Code Scavenger Hunt, and watch animals enjoy special enrichment treats. We'll cele... More event info »

Garden Tour

April 5
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Join our Zoo Horticulturist on an in-depth tour of the plants in the Zoo collection! Learn about the beautiful plants on Zoo grounds, how they fit into the ecosystem, and how plants and animals relate.Garden Tours take place at 10 am on t... More event info »

Earth Day Party

April 11 - April 12
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Celebrate your home planet with the animals that share it! Learn how to shrink your carbon pawprint as Zoo animals receive special enrichment treats and toys. Discover actions y... More event info »

Tacoma Resident Free Day

April 16
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Visitors who live within the city limits of Tacoma will be admitted free! Please bring proof of City of Tacoma residency (current driver's license or photo ID and utility bill).Valid only for daytime visits. Not valid for... More event info »

Free Day for Seniors and People with Disabilities

April 21
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Seniors (65+) and people with disabilities are invited to a free day at the Zoo (see all 2015 dates). Valid for daytime admission only. Not valid for special events. More event info »

Point Defiance Master Plan Public Meeting

April 23
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium Education Center, 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma 98407You're invited to discuss the Point Defiance Park Master Plan and affirm the vision and direction for the park. This week's topic: Review of the Maste... More event info »