Smash Bash presented by Brian & Kelly’s Pumpkin and Trees

October 20, 2018

Join us for a SMASHING good time! The animal care staff provide enrichment every day to keep the animals mentally and physically strong – and Smash Bash gives guests a special opportunity to… more ›

Boo at the Zoo 2018

October 26, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Three Nights of Spooktacular Fun! Join us October 26th, 27th, and 28th for Boo at the Zoo! Boo at the Zoo will feature the pirates, superheroes, princesses, and wizards inspired by your favorite books… more ›


Conservation Connection: An Evening with Dr. Arnaud Desbiez

November 14, 2018

Saving South American Giants: Giant Armadillo and Giant Anteater. Two formidable giants from another era still roam the lands of South America: the giant armadillo and the giant anteater. Come hear about them… more ›


2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Raffle!

February 23, 2018 - December 7, 2018

Win a 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit! The Jim Click Automotive Team is presenting a new 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit to the Tucson community…to be used as the featured prize in their ongoing… more ›


Dr. Zoo

August 11, 2018 - December 9, 2018

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 ›

Little Critters Workshop

August 18, 2018 - December 16, 2018

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 ›

Junior Zoo Keeper

August 19, 2018 - December 22, 2018

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 ›

NEW! Animal Play Days

August 10, 2018 - December 27, 2018

This is going to be PAW-some! 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 ›

Nature Play Days

August 25, 2018 - December 29, 2018

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 ›

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 ›