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Events Calendar

Garden Tour

April 3
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Join our Zoo Horticulturist on an in-depth Garden Tour to learn about 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 ... More event info »

Spring Break Superstars

April 4 - April 8
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Salute the Zoo’s conservation animal superstars! Participate in hands-on activities all week and watch animals enjoy special enrichment treats .Search for clues around the Zoo in a Scavenger Hunt and unscramble the Secret Code to win a free... More event info »

Tacoma Resident Free Day

April 13
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 »

Party for the Planet

April 16 - April 17
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Celebrate your home planet with the animals that share it! March in an animal parade, learn how to shrink your carbon pawprint, and watch Zoo animals receive special enrichment treats and toys.Plus, discover actions you can take at the Zoo, at ... More event info »

Free Day for Seniors and People with Disabilities

April 19
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Seniors (65+) and people with disabilities are invited to a free day at the Zoo (see all 2016 dates). Valid for daytime admission only. Not valid for special events. More event info »

Red Wolf Night at the Grand

April 28
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: The Grand Cinema, 606 S Fawcett Ave, in TacomaJoin us for a special screening of the award-winning documentary film Red Wolf Revival and a panel discussion about the future of red wolves. It's a critical time to join the discussi... More event info »