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ZooLights: Glow Wild

November 27, 2019 – January 19, 2020 5:30 - 10:30 p.m.

Now – January 19, 2020 5:30 – 10:30 p.m. nightly Millions of Sparkling Lights | Hundreds of Dazzling Displays | Live Reindeer Polar Slide™ | Festive Food and Drink | And More! NEW THIS YEAR See animals in a whole new light with our amazing Wildlife Lantern Safari, featuring more than 60 creatures — all […]

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Art on the Wild Side

September 15, 2019 – January 15, 2020

“Art on the Wild Side” Fall/Winter Season | September 15, 2019 – January 15, 2020 Savanna Grill | Phoenix Zoo  Supported by Rose & Harry Papp The Arizona Center for Nature Conservation/Phoenix Zoo is introducing a rotating art exhibit program to enhance our visitors’ experience and to help communicate its important national and international conservation […]

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Night of the Three Kings / Noche de Reyes Magos

January 4, 2020 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

¡Ya vienen los Reyes Magos! Night of the Three Kings Celebrate Noche de Reyes Magos! This Latino holiday commemorates the day when the three wise men followed the star to Bethlehem and arrived bearing their treasured gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh for the Baby Jesus. Enjoy a night of live mariachi music, specialty Mexican […]

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Noon Year’s Eve

December 31, 2019 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Get ready to ring in the New Year at the stroke of… NOON! This bash is frosty fun for the whole family! Festivities include: TONS of Snow (for kids of all ages) Snowball Targets DJ Dance Party Noon Ball Drop (with a cider/juice toast!) Don’t forget to sign our Noon Years Re-“ZOO”-lutions banner! All activities […]

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Member Santa breakfast

December 14, 2019 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Phoenix Zoo Members…  Santa Claus is Coming to Town!* SOLD OUT $24 – Adults | $16 – Children ages 3 – 13 | 2 and younger are free. Seating is limited! Make your plans now to join us for holiday cheer as Santa makes a special trip to the Phoenix Zoo! Enjoy a pancake breakfast buffet with […]

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Girl Scout Day at the Phoenix Zoo

December 8, 2019 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Explore the wild and wonderful world of animals at the Phoenix Zoo! Special event experiences and activity stations focus on animals, conservation, sustainable living, being a scientist and more. Earn Girl Scout recognitions, have fun and learn with and from friends, family and exciting animal and zookeeper guests. Activities are designated by scout levels and […]

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Feast with the Beasts

November 27, 2019 9:30 a.m.
Phoenix Zoo Feast with the Beasts

Watch as our squirrel monkeys enjoy a special Thanksgiving-themed meal! Feasts with the Beasts Menu (All menu items will be made with the monkeys’ regular diets, presented in a different way than they usually see.) ~  “Turkey” “Candied” yams Mixed green salad Pumpkin “pie” Fruit salad Juice Corn “Green bean casserole” “Mashed potatoes” ~ Event […]

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Roars & Pours

November 7, 2019 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Swing by for a happy hour with a wild side – Roars & Pours at the Phoenix Zoo! Guests 21 and older can sip and stroll select Zoo trails while enjoying craft brews, wine and food. Plus, animal encounters, yard games, live music, entertainment and more!    **Bring a new toy or a nonperishable food item to Roars […]

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October 25, 2019 – October 26, 2019 6 - 10:30 p.m.

Trick… or treat? A spooky event for all ages! Howl-O-Ween includes activities and experiences for the whole family. Please be aware of the activity’s description before participating.* Looking for scary tricks? SCARY activities are for guests ages 8 and older who like a good scare! Sweet treats more your style? MERRY activities are appropriate for all ages. * […]

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