Open Today: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Complete Hours

Upcoming Events

Apr 19

A hoppin' good time includes a Bubbles Wonder Show (a "bubbleologist" creates works of art with bubbles), a Hop-to-It Bunny Scavenger Hunt and an Easter Parade is just part of the fun in store this weekend!

May 11
Mother's Day at the Zoo

Share in Mom’s Day with a trip to the Zoo! All moms are admitted free on their special day!

May 17 & 18
Party for the Planet

“Go Green” and enjoy Zoo activities spotlighting the importance of preserving our resources.

Jun 15
Father's Day at the Zoo

Now it’s Dad’s turn to enjoy the Zoo for free! All fathers are admitted free to celebrate the day!

Jun 25 & Jul 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Sunset Zoofari

Enjoy warm summer evenings of hot bands on the Zoo’s Flamingo Patio.

Aug 14 - 17
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel a la Carte

Our “Feast with the Beasts” showcases the city’s finest restaurants and the hottest local bands.

Aug 29
Senior Celebration

Guests 55+ are admitted free and can join in free health and wellness activities and entertainment.

Sep 6 & 7
Family Farm Weekend

Enjoy a bushel full of fun--a children’s tractor-pull, cooking demos and down-home musical fare.

Sep 13
Elephant Appreciation Day

See the HUGE role these mammals play in our natural world, through activities, games and fun.

Oct 17 & 18
Boo at the Zoo

Wind your way through a haystack maze, ride the “Raven’s Rail” train and create spooky crafts! 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Oct 18
Wolf Awareness Day

Take part in wild wolf fun--see our pack eat, join the Howling Contest and look at wolf “toys.”

Oct 24 & 25
Halloween Trick-or-Treat Spooktacular

Halloween fun includes a costume parade, musical light show and trick-or-treating in the Zoo!
Oct. 24, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Oct. 25, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Nov 1
Dec 6
Dec. 6, 7, 13, 14, 20 & 21
Breakfast and Lunch with Santa

Enjoy a special meal with Santa, musical fun and a special holiday gift.