Nature PLAY!

January 27, 2018

Unplug and come PLAY at the Reid Park Zoo’s Nature Play presented by Summit Hut! Nature Play activities are free with Zoo admission. The event takes place at the Conservation Learning Center. This… more ›

Teddy Bear Clinic

January 28, 2018

Is your favorite fluffy friend looking a little … stuffy? Bring your animal – plush only please! – to the Reid Park Zoo Teddy Bear Clinic! Your favorite plush animal will receive full… more ›

Little Critters Workshop: Animal Shapes

February 4, 2018

Get creative and learn! Explore the shapes around us that make up our world. Have fun as you and your child go on an Educator-led tour of the Zoo! We will practice identifying basic… more ›


Young Explorers: Zoo Keeper in Training

February 10, 2018

So does your child want to be a Zoo Keeper? Find out if they’ve got what it takes in this adventure-packed Young Explorers program! They will explore behind-the-scenes to learn what a Zoo Keeper’s… more ›


I Love Zoo

February 11, 2018

Event Details: Zoo Keepers will provide animals with valentine-themed treats (schedule coming soon) Make your own valentine for a furry, feathery, or scaly Zoo friend at the craft table Visit activity booths and… more ›

STEM day @ Reid Park Zoo, presented by S.Y.STEM Coalition

February 17, 2018

DISCOVER THE FUN IN SCIENCE! Science is anything but “weird” and it can “blind” you with the most amazing and astonishing facts about our universe, our planet, and how it touches our lives… more ›

Young Explorers: Crazy for Carnivores

February 18, 2018

Is your child on Team Carnivore? Carnivores come in more shapes and sizes than you may imagine. Your child will explore the world of carnivores as Zoo Educators lead them on an adventure… more ›


Nature PLAY!

February 24, 2018

Unplug and come PLAY at the Reid Park Zoo! Nature Play activities are free with Zoo admission. This month’s Nature Play will take place in the Event Garden at the front of the… more ›

Little Critters Workshop: Eggcellent Eggs

March 3, 2018

An egg-cellent adventure for you and your child! Eggs! They can be big or small, plain or colorful, soft or hard. They come in all shapes and sizes and are not just for birds.… more ›


Fit Fest

March 3, 2018

Join us for Fit Fest 2018, a multi-dimensional fitness event. Try out a wide range of fitness programs and visit a variety of vendors at the Zoo’s annual Fit Fest, presented by Juan… more ›


Red Pandas – Zoo’s Winter Visitors

November 11, 2017 - March 18, 2018

On Wednesday, December 13, Reid Park Zoo welcomed the second red panda, named Lhotse (Loht-sey), to Tucson. Under the recommendation of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) Species Survival Plan (SSP), Lhotse… more ›

Little Critters Workshop: ABC in the Zoo

April 7, 2018

Anteater, Bear, and Capybara– Oh my! When it comes to animals in the alphabet, we’ve got them all (except maybe X). Through this memorable experience, you and your child will learn the alphabet… more ›