Member Events & Discounts

Mark Your Calendars

As a member, you can look forward to special events just for you throughout the year, such as four seasonal private talks with zookeepers throughout the year. Enjoy 10 per cent off at the gift shop and various programs at the zoo.


Mark your calendars for these special events* throughout the year:

  • For the Love of Animals Day (February)
  • In the Heat of the Night – adults only (February)
  • Easter Eggstravaganza (April)
  • ENMAX Conservatory Butterflies (May to August)
  • Mother’s Day Brunch (May)
  • Father’s Day Brunch (June)
  • Zoogala – adults only (September)
  • Zoolights (November to January)
  • Member-only Animal Antics with the Zookeepers (Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter)

*Additional charges may apply.


As an Engage or Inspire member, receive 10 per cent off eligible behind-the-scenes programs, including Otter Encounter, Big Cat Behind the Scenes, Breakfast with the Penguins and more! You can also save on family programs like Family Photo Safari, Penguin Preschool Program, Butterfly Preschool Program, and Preschool Dig a Dino! 

Upcoming Member Events


Species Reintroductions

Come join our Centre for Conservation Research staff as we talk all about one of our areas of focus in wildlife conservation, species reintroductions - what they are, how they work, the challenges, successes and how they are becoming an increasingly important tool in the conservation toolbox.

Date: Sunday December 7

Price: FREE

Time: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

ENTER TO WIN A PRIZE!  Our Conservation team uses batteries to carry out the work in the field. Bring in AAA, AA, or D batteries and enter to win a prize! Draw will be made after the presentation.

To RSVP: Call Guest Relations (403-232-9300) between the hours of 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. - ENGAGE & INSPIRE MEMBERS ONLY


Come explore the conservatory with educator Michelle Drissler. Learn which plants produce some of our most common food and household items and discuss our changing relationship with plants over time.

Date: Saturday November 22, 2014

Time: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Meeting Location: TBD

TO REGISTER: Email [email protected]  with the first and last names of requested attendees on THURSDAY NOVEMBER 6 at 5 p.m.


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