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 ›


Free Workshop: Why Preparing a Will is Important

March 26, 2019

It’s Never too early to plan ahead! Learn why preparing a will is so important. Don’t forget to take care of the important things in life. Planning for the future ensures your family,… more ›


NEW! Young Explorers Spring Series

February 3, 2019 - April 7, 2019

New for 2019! This new, interactive Young Explorers program will focus on one unifying topic for each series. During the Spring series, your child can discover all the unique adaptations animals have for… more ›

Dr. Zoo

January 19, 2019 - May 5, 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 ›

Little Critters Workshop

December 16, 2018 - May 11, 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 ›

Junior Zoo Keeper

January 13, 2019 - May 19, 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 - May 25, 2019

Unplug and come PLAY at the Zoo Nature Play, sponsored by Every Kid’s Dentist and Orthodontics,  is a monthly play-based program that encourages families to connect with nature. Check the monthly schedule below… more ›

Zoo Summer Camp 2019

June 3, 2019 - July 26, 2019

Treat your kids to the greatest summer adventure in Tucson – NOW available for campers in grades 1-8! Reid Park Zoo offers action-packed summer day camps for kids entering grades 1-8. Games, crafts, animal… more ›