Google+

Past Events

You Belong in the Zoo


You belong in the zoo
 

Join us for our annual member "thank you" weekend with exclusive behind-the-scenes tours, keeper chats and more.

Event Details




Member Nights


Philadelphia Zoo Summer Ale Festival
 

Available only to members of Philadelphia Zoo, Member Nights are a unique way to enjoy America’s first zoo after hours in an exclusive and private setting.

Event Details



Summer Ale Festival


Philadelphia Zoo Summer Ale Festival
 

Summer Ale Festival, the Zoo’s annual beer festival set among big cats, great apes and exotic creatures, returns for another year of wild fun! Presented by Constellation, Summer Ale Festival tickets include admission to the Zoo, unlimited beer samples from the region’s top breweries, a live band, DJ, games and more. A variety of Philadelphia’s best food trucks will also be serving pay-as-you-go selections to pair with your favorite brews.

Event Details




PECO Primate Jungle Days


Philadelphia Zoo PECO jungle days
 

Swing into PECO Primate Reserve for a weekend-long exploration of the world’s magnificent primates. Free with Zoo admission, PECO Primate Jungle Days includes arts and crafts, keeper chats and unique opportunities to learn more about your favorite lemurs, monkeys and apes!

Event Details

 

Rock 'n' Roar


Philadelphia Zoo Rock 'n' Roar
 

Philadelphia Zoo is proud to host many of the area’s top family-friendly performers for this outdoor concert series, as they bring the joy and art of creating and performing live children’s music to a whole new level. All concerts are free with Zoo admission and take place on Impala Lawn, so be sure to pack a comfy blanket and snacks. It’s one summer event that you don’t want to miss!

Event Details



Run Wild for the Zoo


Run Wild for the Zoo
 

Bunny! Enjoy a brunch buffet, followed by an Easter egg hunt and photos with Bunny. Other activities include crafts for children of all ages and mingling with live animals.

Event Details



Easter Bunny Brunch


Philadelphia Zoo Easter Bunny Brunch
 

Bunny! Enjoy a brunch buffet, followed by an Easter egg hunt and photos with Bunny. Other activities include crafts for children of all ages and mingling with live animals.

Event Details



OktoBEARfest

Philadelphia Zoo Oktobearfest
 

We know a thing or two about great beer festivals and we’re brewing with excitement over our newest wild event. Introducing Philadelphia Zoo’s first-ever OktoBEARfest! Throw on your lederhosen and join the fun!

Event Details


 

Breakfast With Santa


Philadelphia Zoo Breakfast with Santa
 

Philadelphia Zoo members are invited to celebrate the magic of the holiday season and enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet with Santa Claus as he travels the globe to visit America’s first zoo. 

Event Details

 

Philadelphia Zoo Global Conservation Gala


Philadelphia Zoo Gala

Philadelphia Zoo’s Annual Global Conservation Gala honors individuals and organizations that have demonstrated outstanding leadership, dedication, and achievement in the world of conservation. This signature event greatly advances the Zoo’s mission of conservation education and community engagement. The 2017 Global Conservation Gala highlights the critical role that Philadelphia Zoo and its partners play in protecting endangered and extinct-in-the-wild amphibian species as part of Philadelphia Zoo's International Amphibian Conservation Program.

Event details

 

Boo at the Zoo


Philadelphia Zoo Boo at the Zoo
 

Philadelphia Zoo is adding a little green to your Halloween with the return of Boo at the Zoo! Bring your family and little ones for a day of spooky adventures.

Event Details