A Force of Nature Gala

Wild Heritage Wondrous Future DATE January 29, 2023 TIME 3:29 p.m. – 3:29 p.m. A Force of Nature Gala Honoring The McNicholas Family + The Schlessman Family As we celebrate 125 Years of Love, you’re invited to join us for a very special journey through Denver Zoo’s pioneer past and passionate present, into an inspired … Continued

Dia Del Niño: Celebrating All Children

Denver Zoo is proud join our friends with the Mexican Cultural Center, Telemundo Denver and many of our SCFD counterparts for the 1st Annual Virtual Celebration of “Día del Niño: Celebrating All Children.”

CANCELLED: Ultimate Spring Break

Colorado’s ultimate Spring Break destination is waiting for you! Come for the nearly 3,000 animal residents and stay for the keeper talks, Up-Close Animal Encounters, and special demonstrations. Your visit supports Denver Zoo’s world-class animal care, educational experiences, and conservation efforts to save wildlife here and across the world. Buy your tickets today and experience the wonder of wildlife at Denver Zoo! 

Nature Connects®, Art with LEGO® Bricks

The award-winning traveling exhibit with nature-inspired creations by Artist Sean Kenney returns to Denver Zoo for the first time since 2015. Connect to nature and the world’s vanishing species through more than 15 life-size and larger-than-life plant and animal sculptures placed throughout the Zoo and built entirely of LEGO bricks.

Zoo Lights

Zoo Lights Conservation: Illumination DATES DATES:   12/3/22–1/15/23  TIME:   First ticket at 5:00 p.m.–gates close at 7:30 p.m. and grounds close at 9:00 p.m. PRICE:  Prices vary (see below)  AGES:   All ages welcome  Nov 1: Member tickets on sale Nov 15: General public tickets on sale Nov 21–Dec 2: Members-only dates Dec 3–Jan 15: General … Continued

World Lemur Day

Celebrate World Lemur Day at Denver Zoo! Join us for zookeeper talks, activities and more to discover all about the different species of lemurs, and why these amazing animals need our help. Learn more about the lemurs who call Denver Zoo home and the Animal Care teams who work with them every day. Learn what you can do to help lemurs here and around the world at this special celebration.

Boo at the Zoo: Storybook Safari

Trick and treat your little ghosts, goblins and other assorted beasts to the ultimate creature feature, brought to you by Your Hometown Toyota Stores! The whole family will enjoy creepy-crawly animal demonstrations, trick-or-treat stations, jugglers, character meet-and-greets and other family-friendly live entertainment—all surrounded by vibrant fall foliage.

World Rhino Day

Celebrate Asian elephants at Denver Zoo! Join us for zookeeper talks,elephant demonstrations, activities and more to discover the importance of Asian elephants in the wild and how you can help this endangered species from right here in Denver!

*All activities are included with Zoo admission and subject to change.

Enchanted Hollows: Bigfoot Festival

This fall, Denver Zoo is transforming into the ultimate autumnal celebration: Enchanted Hollows. Explore two unique experiences, Harmony Hill Bigfoot Festival and Woodland Hollow an immersive art walk, PLUS a cornucopia of activities and attractions to entertain everyone in the family—including axe throwing, cornhole, elaborate pumpkin carvings, animal specialist talks and even a Scary-oke sing-along!

International Vulture Awareness Day

Celebrate Asian elephants at Denver Zoo! Join us for zookeeper talks,elephant demonstrations, activities and more to discover the importance of Asian elephants in the wild and how you can help this endangered species from right here in Denver!

*All activities are included with Zoo admission and subject to change.