Members are invited
Your Sacramento Zoo Membership includes exclusive events throughout the year and free admission to some of the most popular general events.
The Sacramento Zoological Society will hold a meeting for members on Wednesday, April 19, at 5:30pm in the Kampala Conference Room. The Board of Trustees and Zoo staff will host a special informative evening for members to discuss the Zoo’s role in the community, past and future. Your feedback is welcome. Seating is limited.
To RSVP register below or call 916-808-5888 by April 14.
Event is SOLD OUT
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Seatings at 8:30 & 9:45 am
*Special Ticket Required, (Exclusive Members Only Event)
Join the Sacramento Zoo for an exclusive member event on Star Wars Day. Enjoy a continental breakfast of pastries, muffins, bagels, coffee and juice and more as you eat alongside some of your favorite characters from Star Wars. Guests will get exclusive access to characters during their breakfast including the ability to take photos without the hassle of the lines. After your star-studded breakfast, plan to roam Zoo grounds for the rest of Star Wars Day as we bring together some of your favorite characters for a special day of fun at the Zoo.
Tickets are extremely limited, so be sure to purchase yours early. Breakfast with the Empire seatings will be held at 8:30 am and 9:45 am – each breakfast lasts 45 minutes.
Event is SOLD OUT
Sacramento Zoo Members Only
Tickets only available online
Children ages 2-11: $18
*Proceeds from Star Wars Day will benefit animal care and the general maintenance of the Zoo.
*Tickets are non-refundable
5:30 to 8 pm
Come out and enjoy an evening at the Zoo just for our Members!
How many people can I bring?
The number of people allowed in is determined by the level of your membership. That same number will be honored at the member evening. If you are unsure of the number of people covered, view member benefits or call the Member & Visitor Services Office at 916-808-5888.
Can I bring guests that are not covered by my membership?
Yes, as a Zoo Member, you may bring guests to the member evening. The admission price for guests is $6 for adults, $4 for children ages 2-11, 1 year and under are free.
Do I need to make a reservation?
No. Just bring your membership card, and you will be let in. You may pay for guests at the gate.
I’m not a Zoo Member but this sounds like fun. How can I get in?
Become a Sacramento Zoo Member today and start enjoying all the benefits including the Member Evening.
Bring your own, or Kampala Cafe and Savannah Snacks will be open to purchase dinner!
What kind of seating is there?
There will be indoor and outdoor seating by the Kampala Cafe. You may also bring a picnic blanket and get your family into the spirit!
Will Kampala Cafe be open?
Yes, they will be offering a limited menu plus a dinner special of Blackened Chicken Pasta with Garlic Bread.
This is a special chance to see the Zoo after-hours and enjoy all that we have planned! Wildlife Stage Show, Animal Encounters and a special discount at the Zoofari Market
When is the Wildlife Stage Show?
The Wildlife Stage Show will be at 6:30 pm in the amphitheater.
Is the whole zoo open that night?
Yes*. You can walk through the whole Zoo that night.
*The Reptile House closes at 7:30 pm.
Is the gift store open?
Yes. The Zoofari Market will be open for your shopping pleasure with a special 20% off discount!
This just doesn’t seem like enough for me. What else is there?
• Discounted tickets for the Zoo Train and Conservation Carousel and Kilimanjaro Climb
• Discounted Giraffe Encounters offered until 7:00 pm for just $2.50 per person
• Purchase Animal Enrichments and watch as zookeepers deliver them. Proceeds benefit the Sacramento Chapter of the American Association of Zookeepers.
• Free face painting
• Free raffle!
November 4, 11, 18, 25
9 to 10 am
Bundle up the family and visit the Zoo before we open to the public! For four consecutive Saturdays in November we will open at 9 am just for Sacramento Zoo Members.
Sacramento Zoo Members receive:
- Free Kilimanjaro climbs and rides on the train and carousel from 9 to 10 am
- 20% discount in the Zoofari Market gift shop (Excludes promotional, sale and clearance items)
- Kampala Café open with a breakfast special. Show your membership card to receive a 10% discount.
- Animal Encounters
- Whole Zoo is open!
10 am to 4 pm
Get a jump start on your Holiday shopping with an exclusive Sacramento Zoo Member discount of 25% in the Zoofari Market gift store. Just remember to show your Membership card, and you can shop as much as you like over the whole weekend!
* Excludes books, promotional, clearance and sale items; cannot be combined with other discounts.
For any additional help, please email the Member & Visitor Services Office or call 916-808-5888.