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Upcoming Events

February
Feb 2
Groundhog Day

Join in the annual prediction ceremony hosted by the Zoo's resident groundhog, Wynter.

Feb 4
Family Free Day

Bring your family, friends and neighbors because Zoo admission is FREE on these six days! (Regular parking and concession fees still apply.)

March
Mar 4
Family Free Day

Bring your family, friends and neighbors because Zoo admission is FREE on these six days! (Regular parking and concession fees still apply.)

Mar 11 & 12
Behind the Scenes Weekend

Visitors can see the inner workings of the Zoo during this once-a-year event.

April
Apr 15
Egg Day

The Zoo blooms with Easter fun including colorful crafts, entertainment and a parade.

Apr 22
World Penguin Day

Learn fascinating facts and interesting adaptations of these intriguing, flightless birds.

May
May 6 through Sep 4
Body Worlds: Animal Inside Out

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

May 14
Mother's Day at the Zoo

All moms receive FREE admission on their day; parking and concession fees still apply.

May 19
Endangered Species Day - S.A.F.E. (Saving Animals from Extinction)

An endangered animal will "vanish" from its exhibit today, drawing attention to the need for saving all animals from extinction. Hands-on activities will be featured.

May 20 & 21
Party for the Planet

Interactive activities will reveal what each of us can do to save our planet for the future.

May 27 through Sep 4
Kohl's Wild Theater

Kohl's Wild Theater provides conservation-themed theater performances using drama, songs and puppetry.

June
Jun 3 through Jun 4
Scouting the Zoo

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

Jun 18
Father's Day at the Zoo

All dads receive free admission today! Regular parking and concession fees still apply.

Jun 28 & Jul 5, 12, 19, 26 & Aug 2
Sunset Zoofari

Enjoy popular live bands on the Zoo's Flamingo Patio and see the animals at night! 6 p.m.-9 p.m.

August
Aug 11
World Elephant Day

Celebrate the planet's largest land mammal through interesting and interactive activities.

Aug 17 through Aug 20
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel a la Carte at the Zoo

"Feast with the Beasts" and enjoy delicious food from local eateries. Animals are on display as popular, national and local live bands perform.

September
Sep 1
Senior Celebration

All guests 55 and over can join in senior-healthy offerings for FREE! Regular parking and concession fees apply.

Sep 9 & 10
Family Farm Weekend

Enjoy special down-home activities highlighting our state's rich farming history.

October
Oct 7
Family Free Day

Bring your family, friends and neighbors because Zoo admission is FREE on these six days! (Regular parking and concession fees still apply.)

Oct 13 & 14
Boo at the Zoo

See lit, hand-carved pumpkins, ride the "Raven's Rail" train, make your way through a haystack maze and more!

Oct 20 & 21
Halloween Spooktacular

October 20 - 6-9 p.m., October 21 - 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Trick-or-treat through the Zoo, march in the costume parade and join in ghoulishly fun activities.

November
Nov 4
Family Free Day

Bring your family, friends and neighbors because Zoo admission is FREE on these six days! (Regular parking and concession fees still apply.)

December
Dec 2
Family Free Day

Bring your family, friends and neighbors because Zoo admission is FREE on these six days! (Regular parking and concession fees still apply.)

Dec. 2, 3, 9, 10, 16 & 17
Breakfast & Lunch with Santa

Enjoy breakfast or lunch with Santa Claus! New this year - breakfast will be served both days! Advanced reservations are required.