Community Nights

December 7, 2018 - December 19, 2018

Tis’ the Season for Giving Reid Park Zoological Society is proud to be partnering with the Humane Society of Southern Arizona, Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona, and Tucson A List for Community… more ›

Reid Park Zoo Enrichment Tree

November 23, 2018 - December 23, 2018

This holiday season, give back to the animals at Reid Park Zoo! The animal care staff have compiled a list of items they know the animals will LOVE and have decorated the Enrichment Tree… more ›

NEW! Animal Play Days

August 10, 2018 - December 27, 2018

This is going to be excell-ant! Join us for our new Animal Play Days at Reid Park Zoo! The Zoo animals receive enrichment every day to keep them mentally and physically strong –… more ›

Winter Camp 2018

December 27, 2018 - December 28, 2018

Winter Discoveries Await! During Zoo Winter Camp, your child will explore how wildlife is adapted to survive during the winter season and how the Zoo prepares to keep its animals safe and warm.… more ›

Zoo Lights 2018

December 5, 2018 - December 30, 2018

Twinkling lights, hot chocolate, and family. It’s the most wonderful time of the year at Zoo Lights, presented by Tucson Electric Power. Sip hot chocolate as you stroll under the twinkling lights of… more ›


Family Behind the Scenes Tour

November 23, 2018 - January 5, 2019

Journey behind-the-scenes with your family over the Holidays! Find out what it takes to care for over 250 animals every day, why zoos are important, and learn what YOUR Zoo is doing to… more ›

Teacher Workshop (Grades 3-8)

January 26, 2019

Calling All Educators! Our next FREE teacher workshop for teachers who teach grades 3-8 will be held on Saturday, January 26 from 8:30 am-3:30 pm. Registration is required. THIS WORKSHOP IS FULL, PLEASE… more ›

Teddy Bear Clinic

January 27, 2019

Is your favorite fluffy friend looking a little … stuffy? Bring your animal – plush only please! – to the Reid Park Zoo Teddy Bear Clinic! In honor of National Teddy Bear Day, pack… more ›

Badge Day at the Zoo

February 2, 2019

Earn your badges at the Zoo! Reid Park Zoo invites you to spend the morning with us on Saturday, February 2 from 9 am-12 pm in the Zoo’s Conservation Learning Center; participants may… more ›


Asian Lantern Festival

February 2, 2019 - March 23, 2019

We’re Lighting up the Zoo this Spring! Reid Park Zoo is partnering with the Confucius Institute at the University of Arizona, Tianyu Arts & Culture Inc. and Tucson Chinese Cultural Center to bring… more ›

Little Critters Workshop

January 19, 2019 - April 3, 2019

Where Learning Gets Wild!  You can explore the animal world at the Zoo with your “little critter” through activities based on Arizona’s Early Learning Standards to develop motor, social, and cognitive skills. Each… more ›

Dr. Zoo

January 19, 2019 - April 6, 2019

Does your child dream of becoming a Zoo veterinarian? Your child will travel behind-the-scenes to the Zoo’s state of the art, NEW Animal Health Center for a day in the life of a… more ›

Junior Zoo Keeper

January 13, 2019 - April 13, 2019

Does your child want to be a Zoo Keeper? Through this interactive, hands-on program your child will experience a snapshot of a day in the life of a Zoo Keeper. Travel behind-the-scenes to… more ›

Nature Play Days

December 29, 2018 - April 27, 2019

Unplug and come PLAY at the Zoo Nature Play is a monthly play-based program that encourages families to connect with nature. Reid Park Zoo is pleased to offer Nature Play through a grant… more ›