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Adults at Wine & Brew at the Zoo with giraffes

Birthday Bash, BBQ, & Wild Games Oh My!

Friday, June 9, 2017
The Sacramento Zoo’s summer lineup includes three new, and very different events. There is sure to be something for everyone in the family. Zoo’s 90th Birthday Bash! Party in style as we celeb... Read More
Zoo Board of Trustees

Dreamnight at the Sacramento Zoo

Monday, June 5, 2017
At the Sacramento Zoo we strive to make a difference in the world and to remain an integral and accessible part of the Sacramento community. One of our favorite events is Dreamnight, when the Sacramen... Read More
African Lion Holiday Magic

Holiday Fun for the Animals and Staff

Thursday, December 1, 2016
Sacramento Zoo staff often cite Holiday Magic as a favorite day at the Zoo. This is a special event where staff come together in a unique way to provide holiday-themed treats for the animals! Though Z... Read More
Straw-colored Fruit Bat

Myth-busting Bat Tales

Thursday, October 27, 2016
Animals have certainly been inspiration for folklore, tales and fears. With their unique adaptations, behaviors, and physical features, it’s not surprising they conjure mystery and intrigue. Yet the... Read More

Celebrate Red Panda Day

Saturday, September 10, 2016
The Sacramento Zoo is celebrating International Red Panda Day a bit early on Saturday, September 10. Thanks to the dedicated zookeepers of the Greater Sac Chapter of the American Association of Zoo Ke... Read More

Truffle the Ice Cream Ambassador

Monday, August 8, 2016
Meet Truffle the Turtle! She is the newest staff member at the Sacramento Zoo and she’s an official Ice Cream Ambassador. Truffle spends her time job-shadowing staff, finding out what your favorite ... Read More

Have a Wild Valentine’s Day!

Wednesday, January 27, 2016
How will you spend your Valentine’s Day? Show your loved ones how much you care for them by coming to the Sacramento Zoo’s Valentine’s themed event I Heart Sacramento Zoo! This event is a perfec... Read More

Red Panda Day & Painting for Pandas

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Each year, the dedicated zookeepers of the Greater Sac Chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers host events to raise awareness and funds for animal conservation. In honor of Intern... Read More


Thursday, August 6, 2015
By Amanda Cable, Development Coordinator In March I had the pleasure of attending the SacPal (Sacramento Police Activities League) Bingo Tournament at Florin Road Bingo to research for our upcoming bi... Read More

Sacramento River Cats #ZooNight

Friday, March 6, 2015
#ZooNight is back a the Sacramento River Cats on Saturday, April 25th at 7:05 pm. Watch your hometown team take on the Tacoma Rainers followed by the Sutter Health fireworks show! Snow Leopard Jerseys... Read More