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Upcoming Events

For more information on upcoming events, check out the March/April Calendar of Events.

May 6 through Apr 15

From Body Worlds creator, Dr. Gunther von Hagens, this blockbuster exhibition showcases 100 spectacular specimens, each preserved by the process of Plastination, invented by Dr. von Hagens.

Mar 31

Hop over to the Zoo as it blooms with egg-cellent Easter fun including colorful crafts, entertainment and a parade.

Apr 21
World Penguin Day

Learn about the annual migration and other fascinating facts of these unique, flightless birds.

May 13
Mother's Day at the Zoo

All moms receive FREE admission on their day; parking & concession fees still apply. Celebrate this day with a special event called "M.O.M." (Missing Orangutan Mothers), bringing attention and awareness to conserve this unique ape species.

May 19 & 20
Party for the Planet

Interactive and eco-friendly activities will reveal what each of us can do to save our planet for all living things as well as for future generations.

May 26 through Sep 3
Dinosaurs! A Jurassic Journey

Journey back in time to when dinosaurs roamed the earth. Enjoy life-size dinosaur replicas as you enter the Jurassic period to learn about the fascinating world of dinosaurs. ($3 per person)

Jun 1 through Jun 3
Scouting the Zoo

Three Harbors Council Boy Scouts will present their conservation-related skills to visitors.

Jun 17
Father's Day at the Zoo

Celebrate dad this Father's Day at the Zoo. All dads receive FREE admission today! Regular parking & concession fees apply.

Jun 27 & Jul 5, 11, 18, 25 & Aug 1
Sunset Zoofari

Create melodies this summer and enjoy popular live bands on the Zoo's Flamingo Patio. See your favorite animals at night! 6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Aug 10
World Elephant Day

Celebrate the Zoo's elephants, Ruth and Brittany, with interesting and interactive activities designed to raise awareness about these marvelous animals.

Aug 16 through Aug 19
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel a la Carte at the Zoo

"Feast with the Beasts" and enjoy a variety of flavors from local eateries that will leave you craving more. Animals are on display, as popular national and local live bands perform.

Aug 31
Senior Celebration

All guests 55 and over can enjoy a FREE day at the Zoo, complete with engaging and energizing activities designed for seniors.  Regular parking & concession fees apply.

Sep 8 & 9
Family Farm Weekend

Enjoy special farm-related activities highlighting our state's rich farming history.

Oct 6
Family Free Day

Mark your calendar for this special FREE day in 2018! Parking & concession fees apply.

Oct 12 & 13
Boo at the Zoo

Visitors will enjoy ghoulish fun this Halloween season. Travel through the haystack maze, take a ride on the "Raven's Rail" train and enjoy hundreds of carved pumpkins!

Oct 19 & 20
Halloween Spooktacular

October 19 (6-9 p.m.) and October 20 (9 a.m.-9 p.m.) Carve out good times at the Zoo! Take part in the costume parade and join the Zoo for thrilling boo's in a trick-or-treat haven.

Nov 3
Family Free Day

Mark your calendar for this special FREE day in 2018! Parking & concession fees apply.

Dec 1
Family Free Day

Mark your calendar for this special FREE day in 2018! Parking & concession fees apply.

Dec. 1, 2, 8, 9, 15 & 16
Breakfast & Lunch with Santa

Enjoy a special breakfast or lunch with Santa Claus & Mrs. Claus during the most wonderful time of the year! Breakfast and lunch will be served both days. Advanced reservations are required.