Zoo hours for 2024: The zoo is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The last entry is at 4 p.m. The zoo is closed on Mondays, except for Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Indigenous Peoples Day. Please note that some exhibits are closed due to construction. For more information, visit 'Plan Your Visit' - 'Hours & Pricing'. (dismiss)
Dine with the Animals

Registration information

  • All events are pre-registration only. We are unable to accommodate walk-ins since each event is catered according to specific guest numbers.
  • Registrations must be received, at the latest, 14 days prior to the event in order to attend.
  • On-line payment must be made upon registration. All participants age 3 years and older will require a paid admission.
  • Guests will receive an email confirmation (and receipt) securing their place on our guest list.
  • Guests will check in at the Zoo Discovery Center reception desk upon arrival.

june

22jun8:30 am10:00 amBreakfast with the GiraffeHave breakfast with the tallest land mammal on earth8:30 am - 10:00 am(GMT-05:00)

july

13jul8:30 am10:00 amBreakfast with the ReptilesMeet our scaly friends up close!8:30 am - 10:00 am(GMT-11:00)

august

24aug8:30 am10:00 amBreakfast with the Painted DogsJoin the pack for a breakfast buffet8:30 am - 10:00 am(GMT-05:00)

september

To be announced

october

To be announced

november

To be announced

december

14dec8:30 am10:00 amBreakfast with Santa PawsBring your holiday cheer & meet Santa Paws!8:30 am - 10:00 am(GMT-11:00)

15dec11:00 am12:30 pmBrunch with Santa PawsBring your Holiday cheer & meet Santa Paws11:00 am - 12:30 pm(GMT-06:00)

january

To be announced

february

To be announced

march

To be announced

april

To be announced

may

To be announced