Woo at the Zoo Valentine’s Event – SOLD OUT

This event is Sold Out

“Woo” your loved one or have an enjoyable evening with friends at Reid Park Zoo on Valentine’s Day. Enjoy delectable hors d’oeuvres, an open wine and beer bar, live music from Ronstadt Generations, and encounters with some of our demonstration animals. Get your complimentary photo taken with Photo Fun Booth from 5-6pm.

After the reception, listen to humorous stories of passionate – sometimes tawdry- love in the wild animal kingdom with Zoo veterinarian, Dr. Alexis Moreno.

$40 per person, $35 per person for Zoo Members, includes heavy appetizers, an open wine and beer bar, a sweet indulgence, live music, and a fun conversation on love in the wild animal kingdom.

Make this night unforgettable and add an “Adopt an Animal” for your date! You may select which animal at the Zoo to sponsor and gift includes plush animal, adoption certificate, fact sheet on the animal and name on the web page for sponsored animal. We will contact you after registration to find out which animal you would like to adopt.

  • $50 – special price for Adopt An Animal Valentine’s Day Gift (will be included in registration option)

Make your reservations early–this event sells out every year! This is an 18 and over event. Funds raised from events benefit the Zoo, its exhibits, education programs, conservation efforts and capital projects.


Woo at the Zoo Menu 

Taste of the Wild Catering will be presenting two “action stations” where you can build your own savory creation, then have it hand tossed or sauteed as you watch.

Pasta Amore Station:
Penne & Roasted Bowtie Pastas
Delectables to include Roasted Chicken, Italian Sausage & Mouthwatering Mini-Meatballs with Fresh Roma Tomatoes, Basil, Roasted Peppers & Parmesan, Tossed with either Savory Alfredo or Traditional Marinara Sauces

Oriental Indulgence Station:
A Bed of Rice Noodles, with Toppings to include Fresh Sugar Snaps, Bamboo Shoots, Bean Sprouts, Water Chestnuts & “Hand Wokked” with Choice of Sweet Chili Garlic Sauce, Sweet-n-Sour Sauce or Teriyaki

Artisan Cheese, Fruit & Bread Board

Chocolate Covered Strawberries