Vulture Celebration

  • Sep 6
  • 9-11am

The Zoo will be celebrating International Vulture Day on Sunday, September 6th, with games and activities from 9-11am. Join us to learn why vultures are amazing, and critical to the environment! Regular Zoo admission applies, but there is no additional charge for activities, and no registration is necessary.

Bowling for Rhinos 2015

  • Sep 13
  • 6-9pm

The Tucson Chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers will host “Bowling for Rhinos” on Sunday, September 13 from 6-9pm at Golden Pin Lanes. Everyone’s invited, and all the proceeds benefit rhino and cheetah conservation! Even if you don’t bowl, there are some terrific silent auction and raffle items, and it’s a fun party. Pre-registration… read more

Teddy Bear Clinic

  • Sep 26
  • 9am-11am
teddy bear clinic

Bring your favorite stuffed animal to the Zoo for a check-up at the Teddy Bear Clinic!  Teen Volunteers will host stations for receiving medical histories, diagnosing maladies, and suggesting stuffed animal treatments.  They’ll also teach you how the Zoo takes great care of its animals when THEY need check-ups. The clinic is FREE with regular admission… read more

Howl-o-Ween 2015

  • Oct 23
  • Oct 24
  • Oct 25
  • 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Join us October 23rd, 24th, & 25th for fun, safe trick-or-treating at the Zoo! Enjoy costumed characters and decorations galore as you stroll through the Zoo. This is an event for all ages, with limited spooks and scares, but lots of excitement around every corner! The fun starts at 6pm Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights…. read more

Evening Safari for All Ages

  • Nov 7
  • 6-9pm
evening safari

Join us for a unique and memorable evening experience at the Zoo! What do the animals do when no one’s around? You’ll find out as we explore the Zoo by flashlight, search for clues on a scavenger hunt, and meet some animals close-up! The Zoo will provide flashlights and snacks–all you need to bring is your sense of… read more