From Boo at the Zoo to Cookies with Santa for families and kids of all ages, to Wild on the Rocks for adult guests, we’ve got something fun for everyone!
Experiences make your visit to Zoo Atlanta even more exciting. Take in a wildlife presentation, get up close with the animals, unwind with a yoga class, or spend the night at the Zoo! Explore all of our programs and activities.
Virtual Art Gone WildJan. 28, Feb. 25
Jan. 28, Feb. 25
Zoo Atlanta and Sips n Strokes partner to bring a wild art experience to you from the comfort of your home!
Love Hornbills DayFebruary 13
Every day is a good day to show love to hornbills, but on February 13, we’ll flock together and celebrate these uniquely-nosed avians.
Educator Appreciation Day: SpringMarch 12
Join Zoo Atlanta for our 2022 spring Educator Appreciation Day! Educators enjoy free admission and discounts for accompanying guests on March 12.
Run Like WildApril 23
Ready, get set … charge! Run through the Zoo at the second-annual Run Like Wild 5K!
World Migratory Bird DayMay 7
Birds rock! Join the flock! Fly on over to Zoo Atlanta for a fun-filled day celebrating migratory birds and learning how birds connect our world.
Beastly Feast GalaMay 7
Zoo Atlanta’s annual fundraising gala. An elegant evening on the grounds of Zoo Atlanta to celebrate nature, conservation and wildlife.
Mother’s Day BrunchMay 8
We invite you to join us for a wildly unique Mother’s Day celebration! Indulge in our delicious brunch buffet inside the all-new Michael & Thalia…
Sun Bear DayMay 16
Join us at Zoo Atlanta as we shine the spotlight on the smallest bear for International Sun Bear Day!
Endangered Species DayMay 20
Join us to celebrate species diversity and learn how you can make choices at home that help wildlife around the world!
World Turtle DayMay 23
Visit the Zoo and help us shellebrate World Turtle Day!
Brew at the ZooMay 23
Brew at the Zoo is back and wilder than ever! Kick-off your summer at the most unique beer festival inside the perimeter.
World Giraffe DayJune 21
Stand tall! Join us to celebrate the longest-necked animal on the longest day of the year (or longest night depending on your hemisphere)!
World Snake DayJuly 16
World Snake Day is a day to celebrate snakes, raise awareness, and debunk some common misconceptions.
Wild World WeekendJuly 30 and 31
July 30 and 31
Explore the world with Zoo Atlanta! Experience the dynamic cultures and rich biodiversity that surround us.
Golden Lion Tamarin DayAugust 2
August 2 marks the day to raise awareness for the small but mighty golden lion tamarin (GLT)! Visit Zoo Atlanta to enjoy a day highlighting…
World Elephant DayAugust 12
This World Elephant Day, join the herd and learn how to protect elephants in the wild.
International Orangutan DayAugust 19
Brachiate on over to the Zoo as we celebrate and raise awareness for orangutans, a most extreme ape!
Play the Animal WaySeptember 3
You like to play? We do too! Entertain your inner wild thing in the wacky world of animal enrichment!
International Red Panda DaySeptember 17
Head over to Zoo Atlanta to celebrate, recognize, and raise awareness for the original panda.
Sippin’ SafariSeptember 18
Atlanta’s wildest wine cellar opens its doors again with the much-anticipated return of one of our favorite over-21 events!
World Rhino DaySeptember 22
Take a stand and launch a charge of your own for rhinos!
World Gorilla DaySeptember 24
Zoo Atlanta joins conservation stakeholders, zoos, wildlife organizations, and individuals around the world in observing World Gorilla Day on Thursday, September 24.
Visit us for a day of interactive fun devoted to Zoo Atlanta’s scaly and spectacular species.
Naked Mole Rat DayOctober 16
Put on your Sunday best and prepare to meet the queen! Join us for a day full of fun as we celebrate our first-ever Naked…
Interested in having a sponsorship presence at one of our signature events?
Zoo Atlanta offers a wide variety of day sponsorships which allow companies to reach consumers directly in a fun and uncluttered environment. These events include special animal demonstrations, storytellers, raffles, live music, discounted admission offers, and more. The events are tailored to meet the marketing objectives of our corporate partners and result in maximum exposure. Contact Morena Lamothe for more information.