Photo Safari for ages 16+ – Sold out

  • Oct 11
  • 9-11am
Photo Safari

Do you love photography and wildlife?  Join photographer Heather Bird at Reid Park Zoo for close encounters of the animal kind!  Zoo staff will make special arrangements for unique photo opportunities of our animal residents.  Please bring your own camera for this program and we’ll provide the rest.

ZOOcson Takes Flight

  • Oct 17
  • 6:00 - 9:00pm

Join us for a night of fun, food, entertainment and auctions at the 21st annual ZOOcson, presented by Casino Del Sol Resort! Over 800 attendees will take part in this fundraising event which directly benefits Reid Park Zoo, its exhibits, education programs, conservation efforts and capital projects. Over 30 of Tucson’s favorite restaurants provide small-plate tastings… read more

Wine Gone Wild: Grapes for Apes

  • Nov 21
  • 6:00 - 9:00pm

Join Reid Park Zoo and KRQ for Wine Gone Wild and help the gibbons get a new home! Proceeds will be used for Reid Park Zoo’s habitat renovation for our gibbon family, Billy, Moms and Lilith. Sample a variety of wines from AJ’s Fine Foods, Aridus Wine Company, Arizona Stronghold, Arizona Hops & Vines, Bear Track… read more

Behind the Scenes Tour for Ages 5 and Up

  • Nov 22
  • 9-10am
brush rhino behind the scenes

Journey behind the scenes at Reid Park Zoo and discover the rewards and challenges of caring for over 300 exotic animals every day.  You’ll visit the Zoo kitchen and an animal night house, and even get to meet an animal up close! This tour will give you a whole new perspective on what it takes to… read more