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Events: Come Visit Us

Upcoming Events

Go Ape

Date: April 21, 2015

NEW behind-the-scenes opportunity - visit the gorilla and orangutan holding areas.

Party for the Planet

Date: April 25, 2015 at 10:00am

You’re invited to a Party for the Planet at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo to celebrate Earth Day! This year’s Party for the Planet kicks off at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April...

Mother's Day at the Zoo

Date: May 10, 2015 at 10:00am

Treat Mom to a Wild Time! Want to create a memorable day for your mom this Mother's Day? Bring her to Cleveland Metroparks Zoo on Sunday, May 10, from 10...

Summer Preview (family-friendly)

Date: May 19, 2015

Celebrate the beginning of summer and see what the Zoo has planned for the season.

Summer Preview (family-friendly)

Date: May 20, 2015

Enjoy a special peek at the Zoo's newest additions.

Gorgeous Grounds

Date: June 23, 2015 | June 25, 2015

Discover what it takes to keep your Zoo looking beautiful year-round.

ZooFriends' Night

Date: July 08, 2015

Talk with docents and keepers and enjoy a free trip to The RainForest - open for a limited time (6:00 to 8:30 p.m.) during this special evening! Pack your...

Australian Adventure

Date: July 15, 2015

Take a trip "down-under" and enjoy delicious dishes courtesy of Outback Steakhouse.

Go Ape

Date: July 21, 2015

NEW behind-the-scenes opportunity - visit the gorilla and orangutan holding areas.

Zoo Scavenger Hunt

Date: July 28, 2015 | July 30, 2015

Enjoy a light breakfast and explore the African Savanna to find all the answers. Limit of four attendees per family.

Curator Corner Breakfast

Date: August 12, 2015

Connect with our Curators and learn more about the Zoo's remarkable animals. Invitation mailed separately.

Rhinos & Winos

Date: August 25, 2015

Visit our crash of rhinos and enjoy an educational (and tasty) wine tasting.

Rhinos & Winos

Date: August 27, 2015

Visit our crash of rhinos and enjoy an educational (and tasty) wine tasting.

Zootography

Date: September 01, 2015 | September 03, 2015

See the Zoo from behind the lens...bring your camera and take a guided tour with professional photographer Dale McDonald.

David Steffee Address

Date: September 09, 2015

Tour the Sarah Allison Steffee Center for Zoological Medicine and enjoy a lecture by top professionals. Invitation mailed separately.

Zoo History Tour

Date: September 22, 2015 | September 24, 2015

History buffs welcome! A look back over the past 132 years and the Zoo's continuing evolution as a conservation agency.

The Rainforest Uncovered

Date: November 04, 2015

Explore the inner workings of this 1992 habitat with the Zoo's Maintenance and Operations staff.

ZooKeepers' Circle Reception

Date: November 18, 2015

Join us as we give thanks to you, our most generous supporters. Invitation mailed separately.

Go Ape

Date: December 01, 2015

NEW behind-the-scenes opportunity - visit the gorilla and orangutan holding areas.

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