2021 September Buzz
Brew at the Zoo
We're so excited to bring back one of our long-standing events!

Brew At The Zoo is September 25, 2021, from 2-5 pm (1-5 pm for VIP ticket holders. VIP tickets are sold out).

Tickets are available HERE!

Regular admission to Brew is $50 per person, which includes unlimited samples, train and carousel rides, music, scoop stations, and the Zoo.

There will also be taco, BBQ, pizza, and vegan food vendors around the Zoo with food for purchase.

The Zoo is closed for regular hours on September 25.

Zoo Boo 2021
Zoo Boo is October 22-23, from 4-8 pm, and October 24, from 12-4 pm. Last admission for Zoo Boo each day is half an hour prior to closing. The Zoo is closed for regular admission those days.

Admission to Zoo Boo is free for Potawatomi Zoo members with ID and membership card for all named members attending.

For non-members, Zoo Boo admission is $11 for adults over 15, $9 for seniors and children 3-14, and free for babies 2 and under. Tickets can be purchased in advance online but aren't required.

Tickets for attractions like the Treat Trail, Haunted Train, and Carousel will be available at the Zoo. Prices vary, so check the website to learn more.

Birthday Parties

Having a birthday party can be a zoo! Why not let the Zoo host your birthday party?

You can schedule your Zoo birthday party right online! We'll provide a party host, space for 40 people, and admission to the Zoo!

Visit our website to choose a date, pick your package, add cupcakes or additional animal encounters, and we'll help you have a great day!

Fall Education Programs

Sign up for a class or one of our other programs!

We're also offering a Senior Stroll and Sensory Friendly Morning. Both programs occur before the Zoo opens in the morning for a quiet, unique Zoo experience and animal encounter.

The next Senior Stroll is September 28 at 9 am.

The next Sensory Friendly Morning is September 17 at 9 am.

2022 Calendar Photo Contest
It’s time vote on photos for the 2022 Zoo Calendar Photo Contest! You can vote on Facebook or Instagram. There are 12 categories, so don't miss the chance to pick the pictures for next year's calendar!

Amur Tiger Photo Credit: Brianna Oliver