Zoo Events

Weekly Events:

Sing-a-long and Storytime for Toddlers

Winter Adventure Camps for Kids (on ASD inservice days, holidays and breaks)

Special Event Days Coming at the Alaska Zoo:

Fall 2014/Winter 2015 Newsletter

Buy your 2015 Alaska Zoo Calendar today!

ZOO BOO TICKETS ARE NOW ONLINE! Buy your tickets now for this popular trick-or-treating event held at the zoo on Halloween, Friday October 31 from 5-9pm.

October 1: Change of Zoo Hours - 10am to 5pm

Wednesday, October 8: Wildlife Wednesdays Science Lecture series begins

Saturday, October 11: Wolf Day event

Thursday, October 16: Registration for the Polar Bear 5K Run opens online

Friday, October 31: Zoo Boo Halloween trick-or-treat event

November 1: Change of Zoo Hours - 10am to 4pm (winter hours)

Tuesday, November 4: Election Day, get out and VOTE! (we will be a polling place for voting)

Tuesday, November 11: Veteran's Day, military (active duty and veterans) recieve 1/2 price zoo admission on this day with military ID or paperwork of proof

Thursday, November 27: ZOO CLOSED on Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 28: Zoo Lights season begins

Sunday, November 30: Scout Day at the Zoo

Sunday, December 14: Christmas for the Animals event

Thursday, December 25: ZOO CLOSED on Christmas Day

Happy New Year! 2015 events will be posted to this page.

Saturday, January 17, 2015: Polar Bear 5K Run and Polar Bear Birthday Party events