Zoo Concession Discounts

Engage and Inspire members receive 10% off the following items for 2018:

  • 10% off Early Bird House Breakfast from 9:00 a.m- 10:30 a.m daily in Kitamba Cafe
  • 10% off Regular brewed coffee or tea (12 oz)
  • 10% off of Artisan Soup
  • 10% off of Cotton Candy
  • 10% off of Kids nugget meal
  • 20 cents off of beverage refills in any concession locations when refilling a reusable mug or bottle

Members-Only Access

Wild Life Member Blog

Get the latest on conservation, animals and what’s happening at the Calgary Zoo, updated weekly! To receive the link to the new WILD LIFE Member Blog, please email [email protected] with the subject line “GIVE ME WILD LIFE ACCESS!”

Wild Life Kids Club

Child members become part of the Wild Life Kids Club and enjoy perks like exclusive access to the member-only events and receive a special invitation to our online hidden kids page with fun activities! (email [email protected] with the subject line“GIVE ME SECRET ACCESS!” to receive the link).

Member Events

The zoo hosts special members-only events throughout the year, like member monthly mornings, behind-the-scenes tours and more. Check the schedule below for an advanced look at upcoming events. We also show member events in our daily activities listing.

Exclusive Daily Seasonal Panda Passage Access

Engage, Inspire and all child members will have exclusive access to Panda Passage daily from 9 am- 10 am. Eligible members must present identification and membership card to gain entry. May 8 - September 3, 2018. Click here for details.

Inspire Member Devonian Wildlife Conservation Centre Tour

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. Zoo Keepers will share how they raise Canada’s rarest animals for release back into the wild. Your ticket includes snacks and refreshments. Please note that children must be seven years of age or older. This exclusive event is for Inspire members only. Click here to learn more about the event and how to purchase tickets. 

Engage & Inspire Members-Only Monthly Mornings

Enjoy the zoo starting at 8:00 a.m. An RSVP is not required for member mornings.

Month Date Theme
September September 29, 2018 Gardens
October October 12, 2018 TBD
November TBD Biomimicry and Yoga
December TBD TBD
Inspire Members-Only 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 upcoming Inspire tours.

Month Date Theme
July July 30, 2018 Canadian Wilds Tour
August August 27, 2018 History of Iconic Canadian Gardens
September September 30, 2018 Eurasian Cats
October October 24, 2018 Building Panda Passage
November TBD Animal Health Centre Tour
December TBD Conservation Update

Partner Discounts

Just show your current membership cards and identification to get your rebates. Watch for more partner discounts available throughout the year.

TELUS Spark Reciprocal

Engage and Inspire members are receiving 50% off of TELUS Spark day admission from November 15 - 17, 2018. Members must show their membership card and identification at TELUS Spark to receive the discount. 

Lake Louise Partner Discounts

Engage and Inspire members get 20% off the following summer activities at Lake Louise (not valid during winter operations):

  • Summer Ride
  • Ride & Breakfast
  • Gondola & Gourmet
  • Guided Walks

Discounts apply to each person in your group, up to a maximum of four. Not valid with any other offer or promotion.

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Discovery Wildlife Park - Partner Discount

Engage and Inspire members receive a 50% discount on admission to the Discovery Wildlife Park. (Open May 1st – Oct 8, 2018)

AZA Reciprocal Admissions Program

Receive discounted admission to AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums participating in the AZA Reciprocal Admissions Program.