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Event Calendar

2020

Upcoming Events

Sharks & Rays! – CANCELED
JUL 11 - 12   9:30am - 6:00pm

This event is now canceled due to Covid-19 restrictions.

This event is now canceled due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Explore the Shore: CANCELED
JUL 21   11:45am - 1:15pm

This event is now canceled due to Covid-19 restrictions.

World Tiger Weekend – CANCELED
JUL 25 - 26   9:30am - 6:00pm

This event is now canceled due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Garden Tour: Plants Gone Wild – CANCELED
AUG 2   10:00am - 11:00am

This event is now canceled due to Covid-19 restrictions.

This event is now canceled due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Explore the Shore: CANCELED
AUG 18   10:45am - 11:30am

This event is now canceled due to Covid-19 restrictions.

End of Summer Blast
SEP 5 - 7   9:30am - 6:00pm

Animals, ice and loads of fun!
Free with Zoo admission. Sept. 5-7

Garden Tour: Leafy & Fruity
SEP 6   10:00am - 11:00am

Leafy and fruity hors d'oeuvres.
Free with admission. Sept. 6

This event is now canceled due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Tacoma Resident Free Day
SEP 23   9:30am - 4:00pm

Welcome - enjoy our Zoo!
Free today for Tacoma residents with ID.

Wolf Awareness Weekend
OCT 3 - 4   9:30am - 4:00pm

Join the pack.
Free with admission. Oct. 3-4

Garden Tour: Savage Garden
OCT 4   10:00am - 11:00am

Meet our plants - and our horticulturalist.
Free with admission. Oct. 4

Zoo BOOze & Bites
OCT 16   6:00pm - 9:00pm

Sips, snacks and spirits.
A Zoo Society event. 21+ Oct. 16

Zoo Boo
OCT 17 - 18   9:30am - 4:00pm

Costumes, critters and games.
Free with admission. Oct. 17-18

This event is now canceled due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Tacoma Resident Free Day
OCT 25   9:30am - 4:00pm

Welcome - enjoy our Zoo!
Free today for Tacoma residents with ID.

Garden Tour: Sensory Garden
NOV 1   10:00am - 11:00am

Meet our plants - and our horticulturalist.
Free with admission. Nov. 1

Tacoma Resident Free Day
NOV 8   9:30am - 4:00pm

Welcome - enjoy our Zoo!
Free today for Tacoma residents with ID.

Veterans’ Appreciation Day
NOV 11   9:30am - 4:00pm

Free for veterans and military Nov. 11

Zoolights
NOV 27 - JAN 3   5:00pm - 9:00pm

Magical lights and a holiday tradition.
Nov. 27-Jan. 3., 2021. $11-$13.

Garden Tour: Bamboo Paradise
DEC 6   10:00am - 11:00am

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

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