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2017 Upcoming Events

This season, Philadelphia Zoo has a variety of wild events planned that will have you roaring with delight. Whether you're a racing cheetah, a rockin' rhino or just a party animal, Philadelphia Zoo has just the adventure you're looking for!

Take a look back at the Zoo's past events.

WINTER

Enjoy a frozen wonderland and see the Zoo transform into a magical snow destination — right in the middle of summer.
June 17-August 20  

Member Evening

Save the date! Get an up-close view of the Zoo after hours. Space is limited; advance online registration is required. Watch your email for details!
July 19 6:00-8:30 p.m.

Member Morning Stroll

Enjoy the early morning sights and sounds of the Zoo an hour before it opens to the general public.
July 22 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Conservation Workshop Series: Best Bets for Pets

Don't miss your opportunity to meet our experts and learn about a variety of wildlife and conservation topics.
July 22 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 1:30 p.m. in KidZooU

Rock 'n' Roar

Pack your blanket and put on your dancing shoes - it’s time to rock and roar!
July 25 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Member Morning Stroll

Enjoy the early morning sights and sounds of the Zoo an hour before it opens to the general public.
August 5 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Rock 'n' Roar

Pack your blanket and put on your dancing shoes - it’s time to rock and roar!
August 8 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Member Morning Stroll

Enjoy the early morning sights and sounds of the Zoo an hour before it opens to the general public.
August 13 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Conservation Workshop Series: Birdwatching

Birdwatching with Ian Gereg, Curator of Birds
August 13 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 1:30 p.m. in KidZooU

Member Evening

Save the date! Get an up-close view of the Zoo after hours. Space is limited; advance online registration is required. Watch your email for details!
August 20 6:00-8:30 p.m.

Rock 'n' Roar

Pack your blanket and put on your dancing shoes - it’s time to rock and roar!
August 22 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Member Morning Stroll

Enjoy the early morning sights and sounds of the Zoo an hour before it opens to the general public.
September 4 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Conservation Workshop Series: Animal Behavior

Discover how the Zoo studies animal behavior and find out how we ensure our animals stay mentally healthy.
September 4 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 1:30 p.m. in KidZooU

Oktobearfest

Philadelphia Zoo's first-ever Oktobearfest with feature classic fall brews, live entertainment and more.

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September 16 TBD

Member Morning Stroll

Enjoy the early morning sights and sounds of the Zoo an hour before it opens to the general public.
October 9 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Conservation Workshop Series: Sustainability Sourcing

Get an in-depth look at how the Zoo makes responsible decisions about where the food comes from for all of our 1,300 animals.
October 9 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 1:30 p.m. in KidZooU

2017 Global Conservation Gala

Philadelphia Zoo’s signature event  will celebrate Jaimie and David Field’s outstanding leadership, dedication and achievements in conservation and enduring support of Philadelphia Zoo.
October 11 TBD

Boo at the Zoo

Bring your family and little ones for a day of spooky adventures.
October 21, 22, 28, 29 10 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Member Morning Stroll

Enjoy the early morning sights and sounds of the Zoo an hour before it opens to the general public.
November 18 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Conservation Workshop Series: Bat Conservation

Bat Conservation with Kim Lengel, Vice President of Conservation and Education
November 18 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 1:30 p.m. in KidZooU

Closed on Thanksgiving Day

November 23  

Breakfast with Santa

Zoo members celebrate the holiday season and enjoy a delicious meal with Santa Claus as he travels the globe to visit America's first zoo. 
December 2, 3, 9, 10 8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Zoo Noel

TBD TBD

*Event dates and details are subject to change, so please check back frequently.