The Zoo hosts a variety of exciting special events that are entertaining for kids of all ages! Enjoy watching the animals discover paper mache eggs filled with healthy treats at Eggstravaganza, or bring the kids to the beloved Boo at the NC Zoo for a unique, daytime Halloween experience.
Join us in celebrating Mother Earth and the blue planet. Explore ways you can help your planet through water conservation, protecting green spaces and living the green life. This party for the planet features live music, crafts and more! Event activities run from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
E is for Egg, Easter and Enrichment! Celebrate Spring with our Zoo animals as they hunt for tasty treats inside colorful paper eggs made especially for them. Complete schedule will be available closer to the event date! Event activities run from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Learn more about our feathered friends, pollinators, pretty petals and more. Take home a piece of the Zoo by visiting our annual plant sale and enjoy an admission discount for Mom on Mother's Day. Event activities run from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
The North Carolina Zoo is actively involved in conservation programs positively impacting many species in North and Central America. Come discover what we do in the wild and what you can do to help in your own backyard. Event activities run from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.