Events are subject to change in the event of inclement weather or other factors.


Monarch Fest

March 4 & 5
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Mark your calendars for this year's Monarch Fest happening March 4-5 from 10:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. This two-day festival celebrates all things monarchs, milkweed and migration!

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Zoo Salutes

May 1 - 31

Retired, veteran members of the military, National Guard and reserves with FREE admission to the San Antonio Zoo. Plus, up to four (4) immediate family members can receive 50% off standard admission on date of visit.

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Zoo La-La!

May 11
7 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

It’s a taste of San Antonio, with more than 50 different restaurants sampling their food and libations. This all-inclusive party includes live music on multiple stages. Sip, savor and support the San Antonio Zoo!

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Bug Mania!

May 26 - September 3

The zoo plays host to larger-than-life insects! These huge replicas of bugs will be scattered throughout the entire zoo, inspiring our guests to appreciate the roles these creatures play in a diverse animal world.

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Jungle Boogie Nights

June 2 - September 1 (Friday Nights)
6:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Every Friday night from June 2 through September 1, the zoo is open late to enjoy cooler evening temperatures. Guests enjoy live music and happy hour specials on food and beverages throughout the zoo.

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September 22 & 23
6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

This 21 and older event features, food, craft beers, live bands, games and more!

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Zoo Boo!

September 30 - October 29 (Weekends)

Enjoy trick-or-treating, games and costume contests during this non-scary Halloween event!

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Zoo Lights

November 17, 2017 - January 1, 2018

Open every night November 18 - January 1. See our Zoo Lights operational calendar and plan your visit!

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