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Día del Niño

Apr 26th, 2015 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Día del Niño at the Phoenix Zoo

Celebrate children, animals and culture at Día del Niño! Join the Phoenix Zoo on Sunday, April 26 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and enjoy music, folkloric dancers, games, piñata bashing by some of our animals and other fun activities. Activities included with Zoo admission. Activities: Free Carousel rides all day, compliments of the Valley […]

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Earth Day

Apr 18th, 2015 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Earth Day at the Phoenix Zoo

YOU can make a difference! Join the Phoenix Zoo for a day of conservation fun and learn how your actions can help protect wildlife and wild places! Activities – All activities included with Zoo admission. Annual Ladybug Release – Watch as 35,000 ladybugs are released! 9:30 a.m. at the rose garden near greater flamingo (by zebra) 1 p.m. […]

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Arizona Gives Day

Apr 7th, 2015
Phoenix Zoo

Thank You for Your support! You helped raise more than $8,500 for the Phoenix Zoo during the 2015 Arizona Gives Day! Your generous donations help support the care of our animals, conservation efforts and educational programs. If you missed Arizona Gives Day but are still interested in supporting the Zoo please visit our Support section to learn more […]

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A Share of the Pie: Charity Pie Night!

Mar 27th, 2015 7 - 9 p.m.
Phoenix Zoo

Practical Art in Phoenix will be hosting one of their famous charity pie nights on March 27, and the featured charity will be the Zoo! You’ll have the chance to meet some of the Zoo’s animal ambassadors and a $5 donation during this event gets you a slice of a Vonceil’s Pies creation! A $10 […]

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Conservation Science Night at the Phoenix Zoo

Mar 13th, 2015 6 - 8 p.m.
Phoenix Zoo

Celebrate the SciTech Festival at the Phoenix Zoo with our Conservation Science Night. Put on your science hat and become a conservation scientist! Engage with hands-on activities, meet real conservation scientists and learn about the important work they do with the Zoo and discover ways that you can participate in conservation. The event is free, […]

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Party Safari

Mar 1st, 2015 4 - 7:30 p.m.
Party Safari at the Phoenix Zoo

Thank you to all our Party Safari 2015 guests who joined us for a fun night in celebration of the Phoenix Zoo! Party Safari guests enjoyed food sampling, exclusive animal encounters, games, music, dancing and more all while showing their support for the Zoo! Raffle Results Thank you to everyone who participated in the Party Safari […]

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Lunar New Year: Year of the Sheep

Feb 19th, 2015
Phoenix Zoo

Visit the Phoenix Zoo for a unique celebration of the Lunar New Year! Guests of all ages can join in the fun! Activities Sheep fibers display and special sheep craft at Harmony Farm. Meet the real sheep and goats behind the year by visiting with trail guides during scheduled enrichment times. Farm goats – 10:00 […]

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4-D Theater Opening Celebration

Feb 14th, 2015 – Feb 16th, 2015
Phoenix Zoo

Experience the wonder of 4-D at the Phoenix Zoo’s new 4-D Theater, the first of its kind in the Valley, this Presidents’ Day weekend! Adventures of mammoth proportion wait for you in “Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs – The 4-D Experience.” Or experience a wildlife adventure from BBC Earth in “Grizzly Bears – The […]

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Will “Zoo” Be Mine? Valentine’s Day Event

Feb 14th, 2015 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Baby Bornean orangutan at the Phoenix Zoo

Communication can play an important role in nature.  Learn ways animals communicate with each other as some of the Phoenix Zoo’s animals exchange Valentines! Activities Animals throughout the Zoo will be receiving Valentines from other animals as behavioral enrichment treats. See schedule below. Subject to change without notice. 9 a.m. Zebra/Stork Receive Valentines from Hereford […]

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Teen Career Conference

Feb 7th, 2015 Noon - 3 p.m.
Phoenix Zoo

What do you want to do when you grow up? The Phoenix Zoo is excited to once again host its Teen Career Conference! This is an opportunity for teens and their parents to explore many different careers in animal science. Attendees will learn about a wide range of animal science fields directly from dedicated professionals […]

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