Upcoming "annual events" events

Twilight Tuesday

July 19, 2016 - 05:00pm to 08:00pm
The zoo is staying open late on select Tuesdays this summer. Enjoy activities for all ages, local music, food and brews with the chance to see crepuscular animals in action. Free for members, only $5 for everyone else after 4:00 pm...

Twilight Tuesday

August 16, 2016 - 05:00pm to 08:00pm
The zoo is staying open late on select Tuesdays this summer. Enjoy activities for all ages, local music, food and brews with the chance to see crepuscular animals in action. Free for members, only $5 for everyone else after 4:00 pm...

Senior Safari

September 20, 2016 - 09:30am to 03:00pm
On the third Tuesday in September, the Oregon Zoo will host its annual free day for seniors age 65 and older. Seniors can bring in a guest for free. Senior Safari features animal talkers, birds of prey on display, pettable creatures, and a lunch special...

Squishing of the Squash

October 28, 2016 - 10:30am to 11:30am
The Oregon Zoo's annual Squishing of the Squash, in which some of the world's largest land animals demolish some of the area's largest pumpkins, will be held Friday, Oct. 28, at 10:30 a.m. The Squishing of the Squash is a precursor to the zoo's Howloween celebration...