Zoo Idaho offers the following special programs. Click the program icons below for more information. RESERVATIONS are required at least ONE WEEK in advance for most special programs and activities.

2021–2022 Season

KidZ Only Winter SnooZzzz

Overnighter at the Zoo (Ages 6–12)

Canceled for January 2021

Zoo Zoom Events

FREE Online Presentations (All Ages)

Thursday, February 4, 2021
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Thursday, February 18, 2021
Thursday, February 28, 2021

Zoo-4-Tots

Preschool Program (Ages 2–5)

Friday, February 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2021
Friday, March 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2021
Friday, June 4, 11, 18, and 25, 2021
Friday, August 6, 13, 20, 27, 2021

Jr. Zookeeper Days

Two-hour Classes for Children (Ages 5–13)

Saturday, February 5, 2022
Saturday, February 12, 2022
Saturday, February 26, 2022

Science Talks

Online Discussions with Scientists (All Ages)

Thursday, March 4, 2021
Thursday, March 11, 2021
Thursday, March 18, 2021
Thursday, March 25, 2021

Climate Science Series

Presentations by Climate Experts (All Ages)

Thursday, April 1, 2021
Thursday, April 8, 2021
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Thursday, April 22, 2021
Thursday, April 29, 2021

Earth Day Live Events

Facebook Live Events

Monday, April 5, 2021
Monday, April 12, 2021
Monday, April 19, 2021
Thursday, April 22, 2021
Monday, April 26, 2021

Raptor Zone

Featuring Athena and Horus (All Ages)

Saturday, May 1, 2021
Saturday, May 8, 2021
Saturday, May 15, 2021
Saturday, May 22, 2021
Saturday, May 29, 2021

Day Classes

Two-hour Classes for Children (Ages 5–13)

Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Wednesday, June 9, 2021
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Summer Camps

Half-Day Camps Featuring Presentations, Activities, and More (Ages 5–13)

Monday–Thursday, July 12–15, 2021
Monday–Thursday, July 19–22, 2021
Monday–Wednesday, July 26–28, 2021

Zoo Zoom Classes

FREE Online Classes (All Ages)

Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Wild Winter Wildlife

Meet the Residents of Zoo Idaho (All Ages)

Wednesday, November 3, 2021
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Birthday Bearnanza

Birthday Party at the Zoo

By Reservation

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