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Saturday
July 1, 2017
9:00am - 5:00pm

DINOS! Live at Denver Zoo


 

JULY 1 - OCTOBER 31, 2017

Find out how dinosaurs measure up to our resident animals during DINOS! Live at Denver Zoo, brought to you by Your Hometown Toyota Stores. DINOS! features 21 dinosaurs around the zoo.  Perfect for all ages, this exhibit offers the chance to see these prehistoric creatures brought to life among the Zoo's animals.

*Included with daytime admission

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Thursday
September 21, 2017
10:00am - 2:00pm

Nature Play Day at Denver Zoo

In Celebration of Denver Preschool Program’s 10th Birthday

In partnership with Denver Zoo, Denver Preschool Program is celebrating its 10th year of making preschool possible for all Denver families through tuition support and access to information. In celebration of the birthday, nature-play activities targeted to preschool-aged children (but open to all) will take place in Giraffe Meadow.

*Free with general admission.

BUY GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS

Friday
September 22, 2017
9:00am - 6:00pm

World Rhino Day

Have two tons of fun celebrating rhinos today! All species of rhinoceros are important to the ecosystems they live in and these gentle giants need our help to survive.  Find out what you can do to make a difference.

*Free with general admission.

BUY GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS

Saturday
September 23, 2017
8:00am - 9:30am

DINOS! & Donuts

Back by popular demand!

Good morning dinosaurs! Wake up with your family the way our Dino’s do: with donuts and a breakfast buffet. This is your last chance to catch our morning monsters before they have to wake up for a VERY busy October in our upcoming event series: DINOS! After Dark.

Saturday
September 30, 2017
9:00am - 3:00pm

Toyota Safari Ride and Drive

Test drive a Toyota and receive free admission for two adults! This Toyota Safari Ride and Drive event, which runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., features a variety of vehicles. If you are already a Zoo member and come to test drive a vehicle, Your Hometown Toyota Stores will make a $30 donation to the Denver Zoo’s Scholarship Fund, which makes it possible for all individuals, regardless of economic circumstances, to discover the wonders of animals through participation in Denver Zoo’s extensive education programs. Call 720-337-1400 for more information.

Saturday
September 30, 2017
6:30pm - 9:30pm

Scout Night - DINOS! Live at Denver Zoo

Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts and their families are invited to Denver Zoo for a special after-hours event that meets scout requirements. This year scouts can enjoy after-hours access to our new temporary exhibit, Dinos! Live at Denver Zoo. Explore the Zoo to discover what amazing adaptations dinosaurs and present-day animals have in common. 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 2017 Scout Night commemorative patch!

This event may sell out, so get your tickets early!

Scout Night Program of Activities

Scout Night Requirements Met

Cost:

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

Thursday
October 5, 2017
6:30pm - 9:30pm

Dinos! After Dark – Bedrock Beasts & Beauties

ADULTS ONLY (21+)

Go back to prehistoric times with DINOS! After Dark! The event will feature new jack-o-lantern sculptures in addition to our traveling exhibit, Dinos! Live at Denver Zoo. Don’t forget to check out our beer garden, located in Conoco Zoo Gardens! A taster ticket is available which includes 10 samples in the beer garden. The event will feature live entertainment, pumpkin carving, and more fall fun! End the night with a Dinosaur Sex Talk, presented by Dinosaur Ridge. Dressing up is encouraged!

Friday
October 6, 2017
6:30pm - 9:00pm

Dinos! After Dark

EVERY FRIDAY & SATURDAY IN OCTOBER

Join us every Friday & Saturday night for some fall fun! The event will feature our newest jack-o-lantern sculptures, in addition to our traveling exhibit, Dino! Live at Denver Zoo. There will also be added entertainment such as pumpkin carving, cultural performances and live shows!

Start Halloween early! On October 27 & 28, there will be candy opportunities in addition to the nightly activities! 

Thursday
October 12, 2017
6:30pm - 9:30pm

Dinos! After Dark – 80’s Theme

ADULTS ONLY (21+)

Jump back into the 80’s with Dinos! After Dark! The event will feature new jack-o-lantern sculptures in addition to our traveling exhibit, Dino! Live at Denver Zoo. Don’t forget to check out our beer garden, located in Conoco Zoo Gardens! A taster ticket is available which includes 10 samples in the beer garden.  The event will feature live entertainment, pumpkin carving, and more fall fun! End the night with a Dinosaur Sex Talk, presented by Dinosaur Ridge. Dressing up is encouraged!

Thursday
October 19, 2017
6:30pm - 9:30pm

Dinos! After Dark – Rock Stars & Party Animals

ADULTS ONLY (21+)

Calling all party animals! Dinos! After Dark will feature new jack-o-lantern sculptures in addition to our traveling exhibit, Dino! Live at Denver Zoo. Don’t forget to check out our beer garden, located in Conoco Zoo Gardens! A taster ticket is available which includes 10 samples in the beer garden.  The event will feature live entertainment, pumpkin carving, and more fall fun! End the night with a Dinosaur Sex Talk, presented by Dinosaur Ridge. Dressing up is encouraged!

Saturday
October 21, 2017
9:00am - 6:00pm

Boo at the Zoo

October 21, 22, 28, 29

The 33rd annual Boo At The Zoo, presented by Your Hometown Toyota Stores, offers trick-or-treat stations, creepy crawly animal demonstrations and exciting family-friendly entertainment under the canopy of the beautiful fall foliage of Denver Zoo. Complete details about costume restrictions can be found under “additional information.”

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

Thursday
October 26, 2017
6:30pm - 9:30pm

Dinos! After Dark – Ghouls & Goblins

ADULTS ONLY (21+)

Calling all ghouls & gals! Dinos! After Dark will feature new jack-o-lantern sculptures in addition to our traveling exhibit, Dino! Live at Denver Zoo. Don’t forget to check out our beer garden, located in Conoco Zoo Gardens! A taster ticket is available which includes 10 samples in the beer garden.  The event will feature live entertainment, pumpkin carving, and more fall fun! End the night with a Dinosaur Sex Talk, presented by Dinosaur Ridge. Dressing up is encouraged!

Wednesday
November 8, 2017
6:30pm - 9:00pm

The Watering Hole: Adult Lecture Series - November

Spend the evening mingling with animal experts, animal lovers and animal friends to get a wild, insider perspective on how Denver Zoo cares for its animals. This is an ADULT ONLY event.

*Cash bar and light appetizers will be provided

Tickets go on sale one month prior to the event.