2017 Events

February
Saturday, February 11 - Sunday, February 12: Love at the Zoo

March
Saturday, March 11: Career Day
Saturday, March 18: Going Green

April
Monday, April 3 - Friday, April 7: Spring Break Superstars
Saturday, April 22 - Sunday, April 23: Washed Ashore Grand Opening

May
Saturday, May 6 - Sunday, May 7: Budgie Buddies Opening
Saturday, May 13: Half-Price Moms' Day
Thursday, May 18: Brew Night at the Zoo
Saturday, May 27 - Monday, May 29: Wild Wonders Outdoor Theater Show Opening

June
Saturday, June 3 - Sunday, June 4: Ocean Commotion
Monday, June 12: Explore the Shore
Thursday, June 15: Members' Wild Night
Sunday, June 18: Half-Price Dads' Day
Monday, June 26: Explore the Shore

July
Saturday, July 1 - Sunday, July 2: Sharks!
Monday, July 10: Explore the Shore
Saturday, July 15 - Sunday, July 16: Wild Cat Weekend
Monday, July 24: Explore the Shore
Friday, July 28: Half Day for Half Price
Friday, July 28: Zoobilee

August
Saturday, August 5: Tacoma Public Library Summer Reading Celebration
Monday, August 7: Explore the Shore
Saturday, August 12 - Sunday, August 13: Primate Party
Monday, August 21: Explore the Shore

September
Saturday, September 2 - Monday, September 4: End of Summer Blast
Saturday, September 30 - Sunday, October 1: Splash!

October
Saturday, September 30 - Sunday, October 1: Splash!
Saturday, October 14 - Sunday, October 15: Zoo Boo

November
Saturday, November 4 - Sunday, November 5: Chillin' With Polar Bears
Friday, November 10 - Sunday, November 12: Veterans' Appreciation Days
Friday, November 24 - Wednesday, January 1: Zoolights

December
Friday, November 24 - Wednesday, January 1: Zoolights



Garden Tours: Join our Zoo Horticulturist on in-depth Garden Tours to learn about plants in the Zoo collection. The tours take place at 10 am on the first Sunday of every month.