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Nov 13, 2023

Polar bear twin sisters Astra and Laerke are celebrating their 3rd birthday at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium November 18-19. Since first arriving at the zoo in June, the pair … Continued

Oct 09, 2023

Celebrate Astra and Laerke!
Nov 16-17.

May 31, 2023

Nearly 800 observers took part in this year’s City Nature Challenge spanning King, Snohomish, and Pierce counties, including Everett, Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, Snohomish and any place in between. From April … Continued

Oct 11, 2022

Tickets on sale now. Purchase tickets here.  Ghosts, goblins, and gourds – you can find all of that at the Zoo’s annual Halloween event, Zoo Boo. But something else festive is … Continued

Oct 02, 2020

Animals, Costumes and Fun at Point Defiance Zoo & Northwest Trek  It’s time to have some spooky fun while staying safe at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium and Northwest Trek … Continued

May 20, 2019

Have fun after-hours. Free for members.
Aug 16.

Jan 03, 2019

Time to roar! Meet our wild cats.
Aug 3-4.

Dec 06, 2018

Meet our plants – and our horticulturalist.
Jan 7.

Dec 05, 2018

Our Wild Wonders Outdoor Theater show and Bugs Alive! are back!
Opening Weekend: May 4-5

May 11, 2018

Costumes, animals, candy and fun!
Oct 19-20.

May 11, 2018

Splashing, ice treats and fun!
Aug 31-Sept 2.