Your member perks and privileges never stop. There are special events just for you throughout the year, like member monthly mornings.
Mark your calendars
Keep a look out for special events throughout the year. Stay tuned for details about giant panda engage and inspire member previews in Spring of 2018!
*Additional charges may apply
Monthly Member Mornings
(Engage & Inspire Members only – March to October)
Members-only early access to the Calgary Zoo on select dates.
Easter family fun at the Calgary Zoo.
Mother's Day Brunch
Celebrate Mother’s Day at the Calgary Zoo.
Annual Zoo Ranch Tour
(Inspire Members only – early fall)
Invitational Calgary Zoo Ranch Tour exclusive to Inspire Members.
Winter family fun at the Calgary Zoo.
ENMAX Conservatory Garden Butterflies
(May to August)
Butterflies emerge at the Calgary Zoo.
Father's Day Brunch
Celebrate Father’s Day at the Calgary Zoo.
(July – August)
Take a walk on the 'wild' side and join us at camp this summer.
Zoo Year's Eve
New year’s eve for the whole family at the Calgary Zoo.
In the Heat of the Night
(Adults only – February)
Unique and romantic Valentine’s dinner at the Calgary Zoo.
Enjoy the zoo starting at 8:00 a.m.
Building closures may change. Please check back and watch your email for updates on each member morning.
Only child, Engage, and Inspire members may attend member mornings.
Please Note: Connect Adult, Senior, Student and Guest members must UPGRADE to attend member mornings.
Enter through the main north entrance only.
- Adult/Student/Senior/Guest Engage
- Adult/Student/Senior/Guest Inspire
- Child Connect
- Child Engage
- Child Inspire
September Member Morning
Autumn is here and we are getting ready for winter. Ever wonder how animals here at the zoo and in the wild get ready for winter? Visit our interpreter in the Karsten Discovery Atrium to find out more. Coffee, tea, and treats will be available while supplies last. ENTER TO WIN! When you visit our interpreter you will have a chance to win a winter zoo prize package including a zoo gift card and much more!
Date: Sunday September 24, 2017
Time: 8 a.m. - 9 a.m.
Location: Karsten Discovery Atrium
|March 25||Animals in the Canadian Wilds||Savannah, ENMAX Conservatory, Discovery Centre, Cequel Energy Lodge|
|April 8||Campaign Head Quarter Activities||Savannah, ENMAX Conservatory, Cequel Energy Lodge|
|May 27||Gorillas, family dynamic, and lemurs!||Savannah, ENMAX Conservatory, Cequel Energy Lodge, Discovery Centre|
|June 10||Sustainability & Biomimicry||Savannah, ENMAX Conservatory, Cequel Energy Lodge, Discovery Centre|
|July 22||Community Conservation||Savannah, ENMAX Conservatory, Cequel Energy Lodge, Discovery Centre|
|August 19||Eurasia||Savannah, ENMAX Conservatory, Cequel Energy Lodge, Discovery Centre|
|September 24||Getting Ready for Winter||ENMAX Conservatory, Cequel Energy Lodge, Discovery Centre|
|October 15||TBD||Savannah, ENMAX Conservatory, Cequel Energy Lodge, Discovery Centre|
Inspire Member-Only Tours
ALL ATTENDEES MUST BE CURRENT INSPIRE MEMBERS
September Inspire Tour
Get an exclusive tour of how animals and plants at the zoo prepare for winter.
Date: Friday September 29, 2017
Time: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Registration opens on Thursday September 21, 2017 at 5 p.m. Email [email protected] with names and inspire member numbers. All attendees must be active current inspire members.
Upcoming Inspire Tours
PLEASE NOTE: The locations and themes of the upcoming tours may be subject to change due to availability of staff.
Watch your email for updates and details on when registration opens for each 2017 inspire tour!
Stay tuned for details on more 2017 tours.
|February 2017||Penguin Tour|
|March 2017||Vet Tour|
|April 2017||Canadian Wilds|
|May 2017||Gorilla Tour|
|July 2017||Dorothy Harvie Gardens|
|August 2017||Northern Leopard Frog Research Update|
|September 2017||How animals get ready for winter|
|November 2017||Animal Health Centre|
|December 2017||Conservation Update|
This is a rare opportunity to visit the Zoo Devonian Wildlife Conservation Centre and observe endangered species such as whooping cranes, and Vancouver Island Marmots. Visitors will see many wild Canadian iconic animals who live in the wetlands habitat. Zoo Keepers will share how they raise Canada’s rarest animals for release back into the wild. Your visit includes snacks and refreshments. This exclusive event is for Inspire Members only.
Thank you to those who attended the annual Inspire member DWCC tour. Watch for details next year on the 2018 tour!
Questions? Email [email protected].
Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Adult Engage and Inspire members are eligible to attend the AGM.
Thank you to those members who attended the AGM on May 15, 2017.
Stay tuned for details on the next AGM.
Click here for all the AGM materials.
Questions? Email [email protected].