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Upcoming Events

For more information on upcoming events, check out the May/June Calendar of Events.

May 25 through Sep 2

($3 per person)
Meet dinosaurs from the air, sea and land, each one masterfully built using LEGO® bricks. Become a paleontologist and uncover dino-sized secrets from millions of years ago.

Jun 1 & 2
Scouting the Zoo

Join the Three Harbors Council of the Boy Scouts of America as they share their Scouting skills through demonstrations and activities.

Jun 16
Father’s Day

Celebrate dad’s special day at the Zoo! All dads receive free admission on their special day; parking & concession fees still apply.

Jun 26 & Jul 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Sunset Zoofari

(6 p.m. to 9 p.m.)
Wild nights featuring movies, music and Zoo animals are a great way to experience the Zoo in a unique way! Reduced admission rates apply.

Jun 30

Join us for the Zoo’s salute to our armed forces! To honor and thank those who serve our country, admission and parking are free June 30 for military service members, veterans and their families. Limit: 10 tickets per family.

Aug 9
World Elephant Day

Join Ruth and Brittany in their new home at Adventure Africa to learn about conservation efforts for the world’s largest mammal with fun interactive activities!

Aug 15 through Aug 18
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel a la Carte at the Zoo

“Feast with the Beasts” during the Zoo’s annual a la Carte. Satisfy your cravings with food from favorite local eateries, as you let the music of local and national bands take you away!

Aug 30
Senior Celebration

Celebrate good times at the Zoo! All guests 55+ enjoy a FREE day at the Zoo to create new memories and take part in engaging activities. Regular parking & concession fees apply.

Sep 7 & 8
Family Farm Weekend

Enjoy family fun down on the farm showcasing our state’s rich farming history.

Oct 5

Enjoy special FREE days with friends and family in 2019! Parking & concession fees apply.

Oct 18 & 19
Boo at the Zoo

(6 p.m. to 9 p.m.)
Boo! Enjoy a ghoulish Zoo visit this Halloween season. Take a ride on the “Raven’s Rail” train and check out hundreds of carved, glowing pumpkins! (Advanced registration required.)

Oct 25 & 26
Halloween Spooktacular

October 25 (6 p.m. to 9 p.m.)
October 26 (9 a.m. to 9 p.m.)

Not-so-spooky times await visitors at the Zoo! Kids will love the thrilling boos and costume parade in this trick-or-treat haven.

Nov 2

Enjoy special FREE days with friends and family in 2019! Parking & concession fees apply.

Dec 7

Enjoy special FREE days with friends and family in 2019! Parking & concession fees apply.

Dec. 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 & 22
Breakfast & Lunch with Santa

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Enjoy the holiday cheer and spend time having breakfast or lunch with Mr. and Mrs. Claus! Breakfast and lunch served both days; advanced reservations required.