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Events

Party for the Planet

Date:
April 29, 2018
Time:
11:00am-2:00pm
Details:

From recycling to butterfly gardens, explore what simple ways you can help make the planet a better place. We will have animal encounters, games and earth friendly treats our animals will receive throughout the day.

When: April 29 11:00-2:00

Regular zoo admission applies

Included with regular
zoo admission:
Yes
To Register:

NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Just drop in!

ZOOTINI

Date:
May 10, 2018
Time:
6:00-9:00 PM (5:30-9:00 for VIP Ticket Holders)
Details:

It’s time to shake things up – mark your calendar for the wildest martini tasting event in Peoria! A variety of martinis (shaken, not stirred) are served by local mixologists at this outdoor, after-hours event in Africa!  Taste our signature martinis and walk the boardwalk with friends for a wonderful spring evening event. Included with the ticket are four drink tickets, appetizers, dessert, and live music by Patrick ‘n Swayzee!

Tickets go on sale April 2nd!
The VIP sampling is from 5:30-6pm with the event following from 6-9pm.
Event Ticket: $60/person $65/person after 4/26

VIP Ticket:     $75/person (limited quantity martini sampling)
Reserved High-Top Table Add-On: $100/table (limited quantity)

All tickets must be purchased by May 9th
Event is for ages 21 and older and is rain or shine. Tickets are non-refundable.
**NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR**

Age Restriction:
This is an Over 21 Event
Registration Required:
Yes
To Register:

All tickets must be purchased by May 9th    **NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR**

Contact Info:

For more information, please call (309) 681-3500.

ZooFest featuring T-shirt Day!

Date:
May 26, 2018
Time:
11:00-2:00
Details:

Kick off summer right by joining the Zoo in our annual ZOOFEST celebration. Support the Zoo and the food bank too! Bring in 3 non-perishable food items and receive a free t-shirt from the Zoo (limit 1 shirt per person). Admission into the Zoo is required. Check out our website for foods the food bank could use. T-shirts available while supplies last! We’ll have bouncy rides, games, animal encounters and more!

Included with regular
zoo admission:
Yes

World Oceans Day

Date:
June 8, 2018
Time:
11:00-2:00
Details:

Our Oceans, Our Future! Come out to the Zoo as to learn how important the ocean and waterways are to our future and what we can do to help!

Included with regular
zoo admission:
Yes