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Events matching your criteria

Thursday
July 21, 2016
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Mike's Camera Photo Safari - July

Focus your lens on Denver Zoo’s colorful creatures. Learn more about wildlife photography from the experts at Mike’s Camera. This three-day experience includes a class session, a visit to the zoo to test your skills and a follow-up critique to continue to improve your abilities. 

Thursday, July 21, 6-8 p.m. - Lecture at Mike's Camera

Sunday, July 24, 7-10 a.m. - Photo Safari at Denver Zoo

Tuesday, July 26, 6-8 p.m. – Photo Critique at Mike's Camera

Saturday
September 17, 2016
9:00am - 4:30pm

Mike’s Camera – Lens & Camera Demo Day

Enjoy complimentary loaner equipment from Mike’s Camera and test out the latest gear from your favorite manufacturers, including cameras and exotic telephoto lenses.  Staff from Mike’s Camera will offer pointers and you can visit “Picture Points” throughout the Zoo to attach your camera to zoom lenses for great close-ups. 

Saturday
September 17, 2016
10:00am - 4:00pm

Teddy Bear Clinic

Bring your stuffed animals and their kid caretakers to our third annual Teddy Bear Clinic on Saturday, September 17, presented in partnership with Children’s Hospital Colorado. Families can walk around the Zoo to different stations where volunteers and staff will provide “medical” procedures for stuffed animals while educating young guests about healthy habits. Guests will also learn about the excellent care zookeepers and veterinarians provide the animals here at the Zoo and get to meet Elbert, the Zoo and Children’s Hospital Colorado’s mascot, at the Zoo’s Explore the Shore Play Area, Presented by Children’s Hospital Colorado.

PRESENTING SPONSOR


 

Thursday
September 22, 2016
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Mike's Camera Photo Safari - September

Focus your lens on Denver Zoo’s colorful creatures. Learn more about wildlife photography from the experts at Mike’s Camera. This three-day experience includes a class session, a visit to the zoo to test your skills and a follow-up critique to continue to improve your abilities. 

Thursday, September 22, 6-8 p.m. - Lecture at Mike's Camera

Sunday, September 25, 7-10 a.m. - Photo Safari at Denver Zoo

Tuesday, September 27, 6-8 p.m. – Photo Critique at Mike's Camera

Saturday
September 24, 2016 to January 16, 2017
9:00am - 5:00pm

Washed Ashore

Denver Zoo is excited to announce that it will host the traveling exhibit, “Washed Ashore, Art To Save The Sea,” this fall. This amazing exhibit, which will run from September 24, 2016 to January 16, 2017, features 15 giant sculptures of sea life made almost entirely from trash collected from beaches. Developed by the non-profit group The Washed Ashore Project, the exhibit is meant to create awareness about marine debris and plastic pollution though art. The exhibit will be open for the public to enjoy daily, weather pending and will be free with regular admission.

scout night
Saturday
October 1, 2016
6:30pm - 9:30pm

Scout Night

Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts and their families are invited to Denver Zoo for a special after- hoursevent that meets scout requirements. Delve into the amazing adaptations of nocturnal animals as you watch the sunset and explore Denver Zoo at night. Learn about the zoo’s conservation efforts, discover fascinating facts about the animals and go wild for games and activity stations created just for scouts! Scout Night also features up-close animal encounters, free carousel rides, crafts, entertainment, and a 2016 Scout Night commemorative patch! This year scouts can enjoy after-hours access to our new temporary exhibit, Washed Ashore, Art To Save The Sea, discovering evocative art made from marine debris, and exploring how we can all do our part to protect our waterways.

Check again soon for Program of Events.

Cost:

$15 per person
Groups over 10 will receive a $ 1.00 discount per registrant

boo after dark
Saturday
October 22, 2016 to October 30, 2016
9:00am - 5:00pm

Boo at the Zoo

Saturday, October 22

Sunday, October 23

Saturday, October 29

Sunday, October 30

 

PRESENTED BY YOUR HOMETOWN TOYOTA STORES

PREMIER SPONSORS

 

The 32nd annual Boo At The Zoo, presented by Your Hometown Toyota Stores, offers more than 25 trick-or-treat stations, creepy crawly animal demonstrations and exciting family-friendly entertainment under the canopy of the beautiful fall foliage of Denver Zoo.

All activities are included in the price of admission, or covered under your membership, as applicable.

 

boo after dark
Friday
October 28, 2016 to October 29, 2016
6:30pm - 9:00pm

Boo After Dark

PRESENTED BY YOUR HOMETOWN TOYOTA STORES

PREMIER SPONSORS

 

Friday, October 28

Saturday, October 29

 

Boo After Dark, presented by Your Hometown Toyota Stores, offers more than 25 trick-or-treat stations, creepy crawly animal demonstrations and exciting family-friendly entertainment under the canopy of the beautiful fall foliage of Denver Zoo. For those of you who love Boo at the Zoo but prefer to trick-or-treat in the evening.

Admission:

$17 for adults; $12 for children 
2 and under are free
Membership does not cover admission to this after-hours event, all attendees must purchase tickets.


 

Thursday
November 3, 2016
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Mike's Camera Photo Safari - November

Focus your lens on Denver Zoo’s colorful creatures. Learn more about wildlife photography from the experts at Mike’s Camera. This three-day experience includes a class session, a visit to the zoo to test your skills and a follow-up critique to continue to improve your abilities. 

Thursday, November 3, 6-8 p.m. - Lecture at Mike's Camera

Sunday, November 6, 7-10 a.m. - Photo Safari at Denver Zoo

Tuesday, November 8, 6-8 p.m. – Photo Critique at Mike's Camera

Monday
December 5, 2016
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Mike's Camera Zoo Lights Photo Safari

A photography workshop with emphasis on making the most while exploring Exposure Value to achieve more pleasing photographs and Painting with Light for creative control.

Start your evening off with a lecture on Exposure Value, and Painting with light techniques. You’ll learn how to photograph the Zoo Lights utilizing the various combinations of ISO, Shutter Speed and Aperture to manipulate your exposure and capture truly brilliant photographs just in time for the Holidays!

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