Upcoming "special events" events

Animal activities

January 3, 2016 - 10:45am to June 10, 2016 - 02:45pm
Every day, visitors can watch the zoo's most popular residents interact with the people that care for them. Daily activities 10:45 a.m. - River Otter activities at Cascade Stream  11 a.m. - Monkey feeding at Africa Rainforest  11:30 a.m...

Bear Awareness Day

May 14, 2016 - 10:00am to 02:00pm
Zoo keepers are highlighting the zoo's bears this week with Bear Awareness Day on Saturday, May 14. There will be keeper talks, educational displays and special animal enrichment items...

Wildlife Live

June 13, 2016 - 11:00am to September 5, 2016 - 01:00pm
Summer days at the zoo offer an opportunity to experience zoo animals in a dynamic way. Discover wildlife up close after a brief flight show that will amaze and inspire you...

Senior Safari

September 20, 2016 - 09:00am 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...