Events

Home School

zoo tots
Date:
May 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016
Time:
10:00-11:30
Details:

NO HOME SCHOOL CLASSES SCHEDULED May-July.
Home School classes will resume in August.

Age Restriction:
Classes will usually be divided into age groups (5-8 years and 9-13 years) and will run simultaneously.
To Register:

Registration is required. Please call (309) 681-3559 to make reservations.

LATE NIGHT

Late Night
Date:
June 28, 2016
Time:
The zoo will stay open until 7:00 pm.
Details:

We are excited to offer our first LATE NIGHT! On June 28th the zoo is staying open late until 7:00 pm.  Regular zoo admission applies.

 

 

Included with regular
zoo admission:
Yes

Breakfast with the…Lions

Small Breakfast with lions
Date:
July 9, 2016
Time:
9:00-10:00
Details:

BREAKFAST with the LIONS

Our popular series is back, with new breakfast opportunities.

Join us for a light breakfast while learning about the animal of the day. Then head down to their exhibit and see the featured animal enjoy their breakfast too! This is perfect for the entire family, enjoy breakfast and then head out and see the rest of the Zoo.

The Lion breakfast is offered on Saturday, July 9th and Sunday and July 10th.

Member Cost:
Member Adult $9 ; Member Child $6
Non-Member Cost:
Non-Member Adult $18 ; Non-Member Child $12
Minimum Number:
5
Maximum Number:
20
Registration Required:
Yes
To Register:

Please call (309) 681-3559 for questions or to make reservations.

Winter in Summer

winterinsummer
Date:
July 16, 2016
Time:
11:00-2:00
Details:

Come learn how we keep our animals cool during the “dog days” of summer. You’ll have the opportunity to help keep them cool by making ice treats for the animals as well as enjoying ice treats for yourself. We’ll also have games and prizes throughout the day.

Included with regular
zoo admission:
Yes

Bowling for Rhinos

bowling for rhinos combo
Date:
July 16, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm
Details:

Come bowl with us at Landmark Bowling Alley. 3225 N. Dries Lane Peoria.

Silent auction, prizes and a ton of fun.

100% of money raised will be donated to national parks in Africa and India which protect rhinos and other threatened species.

Hosted by the Heart of Illinois American Association of Zookeepers, for more information checkout their HOI AAZK Facebook Page .

Child Cost:
$15
Adult Cost:
$20