From Boo at the Zoo to Cookies with Santa for families and kids of all ages, to Brew at the Zoo and Sippin’ Safari 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, or spend the night at the Zoo! Explore all of our programs and activities.
SEAN KENNEY’S NATURE POP!May 13 - August 8
May 13 - August 8
Add a POP of wonder to your summer with Sean Kenney’s Nature POP!, open at Zoo Atlanta from May 13 through August 8!
World Turtle DayMay 23
Visit the Zoo and help us shellebrate World Turtle Day!
Brew at the ZooMay 28
Brew at the Zoo is back and wilder than ever! Kick-off your summer at the most unique beer festival inside the perimeter.
Art Gone Wild Paint Out Week and Artist MarketJune 6-10 and June 17-19
June 6-10 and June 17-19
Art Gone Wild is back for in-person inspiration at Zoo Atlanta this June!
POP! For EducatorsJune 21
Educators, experience the Sean Kenney’s Nature POP! exhibition with $5 off general admission tickets.
Art Gone Wild Art ClassesJune 18 and 19
June 18 and 19
Paint, but make it wild! Zoo Atlanta and Sips n Strokes present an engaging art experience for all skill levels for adults 21+!
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)!
Savanna NightsJune 24, July 8, and August 12
June 24, July 8, and August 12
Join us on select Fridays this summer for a casual, inspirational evening of cocktails.
Grossology DayJuly 10
Find out the scoop on animal poop, the details of disgusting diets, and more during Grossology Day!
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 17
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.
Educator SoireeOctober 1
This is a night of fun just for teachers to enjoy the Zoo after hours!
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.