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Zoo Activities

ZooBOO

Grab your kiddos, and head to the zoo for a day of spOOky Fall fun! 

ZooBOO is a chance for your kids to dress up early, trick-or-treat at the zoo, and enjoy seeing their favorite animals. The best part? Your kiddo gets to have fun while supporting an important cause - wildlife conservation! This year, we're spreading the fun over 3 days to ensure this is a safe and physically distanced experience for our visitors to enjoy. So choose the day that works best for you and head down to the zoo!

WHEN: October 30, October 31, and November 1, 2020

Learn More and Book Timed Tickets Here!
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Zoo Activities

ZOOLIGHTS - Tickets On Sale Now!

Experience the Magic of ZOOLIGHTS

Calgary’s most magical holiday tradition, ZOOLIGHTS presented by Olympia Trust Company, is returning to provide our community with a safe space to gather, enjoy the magic of the season, and support wildlife conservation.

This year's ZOOLIGHTS experience features bigger, brighter, and more magical themed areas to make this year even more memorable - including Polar Wonderland, Journey to Wechiau, Enchanted Gardens in ENMAX, and more! 

WHEN: November 20, 2020 - January 3, 2021

Learn More & Buy Tickets Now!
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Zoo Activities

Locked Zoo: Tooth & Claw - Adults-Only (18+) - Sold Out!

Puzzle your way through Calgary’s largest escape experience, Locked Zoo - for the last time this year! This fun-filled physically distanced outdoor experience will challenge you to find clues, solve the puzzles, and save the day in the BRAND-NEW adults-only (18+) experience played IN THE DARK. All proceeds support the Calgary Zoo and wildlife conservation.

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Help Us Choose A Name Fit For A Queen!

On July 18, 2020, a tiny king penguin hatched to seasoned king parents, “Grace” (age 12) and “Solomon” (age 17). At just over three months old, the blood test results are in … it’s a FEMALE and we want your help to name her!

Click the link below to make a donation and you'll receive an exclusive link to vote for your favorite name!

Join in on the fun AND make an impact for wildlife and wild spaces!

Donate Now!

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