Events at the Zoo

Lincoln Children's Zoo offers a variety of exciting and interactive events. Check back often to see what the Zoo has in store for 2019!

March

March 22: Zoo Opens 
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The countdown is on and the animals have been missing you! The original portion of the Zoo will open March 22 with the expansion experiences including giraffes, tigers and spider monkeys opening in May.

April

April 13 & 20: Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
8 - 10 a.m.
Join the Easter Bunny for breakfast at the Zoo! This event includes exclusive early access to the Zoo, breakfast buffet, Easter egg hunt, photo time with the Easter Bunny, activities and special animal meet and greets. All proceeds from this event help care for the Zoo’s animals.
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April 19, 20 & 21: Earth Day & Party for the Planet 
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Celebrate Earth Day at the Zoo! Say hello to your favorite animal friends and watch a show on the Animal Encounter Stage.

  • Visitors in 2018
    Visitors in 2018

    245,000

  • CAMPERS IN 2018
    CAMPERS IN 2018

    3,200

  • CREATURES CARED FOR
    CREATURES CARED FOR

    400