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Event Calendar

2022

Upcoming Events

Garden tours: Plant Journeys
FEB 6   10:00am - 11:00am

Meet our plants - and our horticulturalist.
Free with admission. Feb. 6

Love at the Zoo
FEB 12 - 13   9:00am - 3:30pm

Feb. 12-13!
Animals. Enrichments. Feel the love.

Party for Polar Bears
FEB 26   5:00pm - 10:00pm

Party to help polar bears.
Dystopian State Brewing Co, 611 S. Baker St., Tacoma.

Garden Tour: Soils!
MAR 6   10:00am - 11:00am

Meet our plants - and our horticulturalist.
Free with admission. March 6

Nature Play Garden Opening
APR 1   9:00am - 3:30pm

The all-new Nature Play Garden will open April 1, 2022

City Nature Challenge
APR 29 - MAY 8   

Get outside. Watch nature. ID and discover.
Free. All ages. Puget Sound area. Apr. 29 - May 8

Wild Wonders & Budgies Opening
MAY 7   9:00am - 5:00pm

The new Wild Wonders Outdoor Theater show and Budgie Buddies are back! Opening Weekend: May 7

Pride Celebration
JUN 25 - 26   9:00am - 5:00pm

Celebrate Pride and our LGBTQIA+ community at the Zoo!
June 25-26.

World Tiger Weekend
JUL 30 - 31   9:00am - 5:00pm

Time to roar!!! Meet our tigers.
Free with admission. July 30 - July 31

End of Summer Blast
SEP 3 - 5   9:00am - 5:00pm

Splashing, ice treats and fun!
Free with admission. Sept. 3-5

Zoo Boo
OCT 15 - 16   9:00am - 3:30pm

Costumes, animals, candy and fun!
Free with admission. Oct. 15-16

Zoolights Nov 25, 2022-Jan 1, 2023
4:30-10pm Nov. 25-Jan. 1

Magical lights and a holiday tradition.
4:30-10pm nightly Nov. 25- Jan. 1.

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