upcoming events

  • Statue

    The Lost Bird Project

    Friday, February 04 - Tuesday, January 31

    The Lost Bird Project A sculptor creates memorials to five extinct North American bird species Now – January 31, 2023 Included With General Zoo Admission...

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  • Art on the Wild Side

    Friday, September 09 - Tuesday, January 31

    Art on the Wild Side: A Closer Look at conservation... at nature... at ourselves. The "little" things matter.

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  • Dinosaurs in the Desert

    Saturday, October 01 - Sunday, April 30

    This October, journey back in time at the Phoenix Zoo! Immerse yourself in a world where colossal dinosaurs and other ancient beasts dominate the landscape in this not-to-be missed prehistoric experience.

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  • Peoples

    October Roars & Pours

    Thursday, October 06

    Roars & Pours Swing by for a happy hour with a wild side! Guests 21 and older can sip and stroll select Zoo trails while...

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  • Dino Costume

    Dino Trick or Treat

    Wednesday, October 26 - Friday, October 28

    October 26-28, 2022 Welcome to Trick or Treating with Dinosaurs. Enjoy a stroll around the Phoenix Zoo at night with games, activities and candy/treat stations,...

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  • Lighting On Road

    Wildlights for Wildlife

    Sunday, November 06

    Get ready for an exclusive drive-thru preview of the 30th anniversary of ZooLights – the Valley’s beloved holiday tradition.

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There’s always something happening at the Phoenix Zoo!

that's zoo we are

The Phoenix Zoo is one of the largest non-profit zoos in the U.S., caring for over 3,000 animals, with nearly 400 species represented, including many threatened/endangered species.