ZOORIFIC EVENTS

Monthly Events

Science Night Trivia

Every Second Tuesday
7:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.

Test your science knowledge while also participating in an engineering challenge. Prizes will be awarded to the Trivia Winner, Challenge Winner, and for the Best Team Name.
Cost: $15/team (up to 5 people)
Location: Jim Dandy Brewery, 305 E Lander St

Zoo Art

Every Third Tuesday
6:30 p.m.

Learn how to create one-of-a-kind wildlife art pieces with step-by-step instruction from local artists. Each month will feature a different art medium from painting to sculpting and everything in between.
Cost: $25/person (adults only)
Location: Zoo Idaho Education Center,
3101 Avenue of the Chiefs
Registration: REGISTER NOW

Nature Arts and Crafts

Every Fourth Saturday
10:00 a.m.

Create fun nature and wildlife art to take home and share with the family! Nature art will reflect seasonal themes.
Ages: 6–12
Cost: $10/person; $8.50/Zoo Idaho Society Members
Location: Zoo Idaho Education Center,
3101 Avenue of the Chiefs
Registration: REGISTER NOW

Annual Events

CANCELED: Earth Day

Saturday, April 25, 2020
8:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.

Trash Clean-Up Ross Park and Zoo Grounds • Live Animal Encounters
Cost: Free with Admission

CANCELED: Mother’s Day at the Zoo

Sunday, May 10, 2020
All Day

Mothers will receive 50% off their admission when they are accompanied by a paid child.

CANCELED: Endangered Species Day

Friday, May 15, 2020
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Celebrate with us in order to recognize the national conservation effort to protect our nation’s endangered species and their habitats with free activities provided by a variety of vendors.
Cost: Free with Admission

CANCELED: Free Day at the Zoo

Saturday, June 6, 2020
All Day

As a thank you to our community, the City of Pocatello and the Zoo are offering free admission all day. Proudly sponsored by Connections Credit Union.
Cost: Free

Enrichment Day

Saturday, June 13, 2020
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Watch to see our animals sniff, stomp, pounce, and play with tempting “Enrichment” treats designed to exercise their minds and bodies and enhance their overall well-being.
Cost: Free with Admission

Father’s Day at the Zoo

Sunday, June 21, 2020
All Day

Fathers will receive 50% off their admission when they are accompanied by a paid child.

Roar & Pour Wine Walk

Saturday, July 25, 2020
6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.

Join us for Roar & Pour Wine Walk at Zoo Idaho! This fun evening will help us raise funds for all the exciting things happening at the zoo! It is an adults only (21+) event. So grab a babysitter and head over to the zoo for wine tasting, hors d’oeuvres, and live music! Tickets include souvenir wine glass, wine tasting, food, and entrance into Zoo Idaho.
Cost: $30 per ticket or $50 for two tickets
Tickets: BUY TICKETS NOW

CANCELED: Ice Cream Zoofari

Saturday, August 15, 2020
12:00–4:00 p.m.

What better way to spend a hot summer day than with an ice cream cone or sundae at the zoo? There will be family-friendly entertainment, zoo animals, as well as all-you-can-eat ice cream!
Cost: 2 & under, Free; 3–11, $4; 12 & over, $6

Grandparents’ Day at the Zoo

Sunday, September 13, 2020
All Day

Grandparents will receive 50% off their admission when they are accompanied by a paid child.

OktoBEARfest

Saturday, October 3, 2020

Zoo Boo

Saturday, October 31, 2020

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