The zoo has many exciting events happening in 2018! More information on 2018 events will be available shortly! If you are interested in education programming, please click here.
September 30th: Zoo Run Run
October 26th: Zoovies - Hocus Pocus
October 28th: Halloween at the Zoo
November 14th: Zoo Lights Member's Only Preview
November 15th - December 30th: Zoo Lights
November 28th: Brew Lights
The Henry Vilas Zoo participates in a variety of wild animal
conservation programs. Our Conservation Education Celebrations, which
focus on helping save the wild counterparts of the animals at our zoo,
are not only fun but also give you the chance to make a difference in
the lives of wild animals. Please watch this page for 2018 conservation day celebrations!
June 23rd: World Giraffe Day
August 25th: International Red Panda Day Conservation Celebration
September 22nd: World Rhino Day
October 13th: African Penguin Awareness Day