Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Complete Hours

Harry Potter Night
at Sunset Zoofari

July 31, 2019
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Harry Potter Night

Wizards and witches (and all muggles) are invited to celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday July 31 at the Milwaukee County Zoo’s final Sunset Zoofari evening, sponsored by Tri City National Bank. Sunset Zoofari gives visitors the opportunity to enjoy music and movies, surrounded by their favorite Zoo animals. This special evening will include these events, along with Harry Potter activities and a showing of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (PG).

The following Harry Potter activities take place at Caribou Field from 6-8 p.m.:

  • Dress up as favorite Harry Potter character, enter to win a prize package
  • Butterbeer, butterbeer floats, and “sorting” treats available for purchase
  • Have you seen this wizard? photo booth
  • Harry Potter face painting (for an additional fee)
  • Animal enrichment- some of our animals will receive Happee Birthdae Harry Potter cakes allowing them to show natural behaviors (locations to be determined)
  • Harry Potter trivia with prizes (starting at 7 p.m.)

The Harry Potter fun continues at dusk when the Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban movie begins at Caribou Field, near the Zoo’s own Black Forest! Remember to bring chairs and/or blankets!

Also that night, Caught in the Act will be playing funk/Motown music at the Zoo’s Flamingo Patio from 6:15 p.m. until 8:45 p.m. Please note that carry-ins of alcoholic beverages are not allowed. Events will be held rain or shine. In the event of rain, check the Zoo’s Facebook page for location updates.

Regular admission rates for Sunset Zoofari apply: Adults $8.50, Juniors (ages 3-12) $7, Children (2 and under) Free. All rates include parking. A Zoo membership is valid for Sunset Zoofari.

Bring your family and friends and enjoy a magical night at the Milwaukee County Zoo. For more information, call the Zoo at 414.256.5466.