News: events

Zoo launches summer happy hour series for 21-and-over crowd

The Oregon Zoo is launching a summer happy hour series next month, with drinks and activities just for the 21-and-over crowd.

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April 24, 2018

Oregon Zoo cooks up Sunday brunch for moms

Most moms appreciate the thought behind breakfast in bed, but who wants to clean up the mess afterward? Treat Mom to a delicious brunch at the Oregon Zoo this year,... Read More

April 17, 2018

Exclusive 'Premium Plus' otters unveiled at Oregon Zoo

A bevy of “premium plus” otters made their debut today in the Oregon Zoo’s Great Northwest habitat to great fanfare. Up to 60 percent longer than their “original... Read More

April 1, 2018

Zoo offers free admission day on Saturday, Feb. 3

Visitors to the Oregon Zoo will be treated to free admission on Saturday, Feb. 3, as the zoo celebrates World Wetlands Day.

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February 1, 2018

On Groundhog Day, zoo hedges its bets for an early spring

Punxsutawney Phil may hog most of the attention on Feb. 2, but Oregon Zoo traditionalists say a young hedgehog known as FuFu is actually the one to watch. The spiny... Read More

February 1, 2018

5 ways to celebrate World Wetlands Day

Countless plants and creatures, including humans, depend on wetlands for survival. But most of us don't really know how important, or fun to explore, they are.

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January 24, 2018