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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.

Easter Bunny Brunch

Celebrate Easter at Philadelphia Zoo! Enjoy a brunch buffet, followed by an Easter egg hunt and photos with Bunny.
April 15, 16 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Run Wild for the Zoo

Join runners and walkers as they lace up their running shoes for the first-ever Run Wild for the Zoo 5K!
April 30 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Member Morning Stroll

Enjoy the early morning sights and sounds of the Zoo an hour before it opens to the general public.
May 14 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

PECO Primate Jungle Days

Check out the most talked about babies in town, participate in arts and crafts, and more.
June 10, 11 10:00 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.
June 11 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!
June 13 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Summer Ale Festival

The Zoo’s annual beer festival is set among big cats, great apes and exotic creatures! 
June 24 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Rock 'n' Roar

Pack your blanket and put on your dancing shoes - it’s time to rock and roar!
June 27 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Rock 'n' Roar

Pack your blanket and put on your dancing shoes - it’s time to rock and roar!
July 11 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.
July 15 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.