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Senior Discovery Days

Feast With the Beasts

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Zoo Brew Fest

Fall Fur All

Little Boo & Pumpkin Path

Jumpin' Pumpkins

Halloween Vineyard Adventure

The Lights Before Christmas Begins on November 19!


Fall Events

2011 Fall Events

August 26
Feast With the Beasts

Join us for an excellent dining experience along with a unique animal encounter as part of this classy annual fund-raising event. Learn more

September Monday - Friday
Senior Discovery Days

Seniors are treated to great perks during the Senior Discovery Days. Click here to learn more about the fun activities planned throughout the Fall.

September 3
Butterfly and Bug Festival

Visit Nature’s Neighborhood from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for a day of fun, all dedicated to the little creatures that creep and crawl and float and flutter! Learn more

September 11
Grandparents Day

Free admission for all grandparents who visit with their grandchildren. We’ll have lots of great activities, too, so join us for some intergenerational fun!

September 11
Day of Honor

Join us as we pay tribute to the men and women who keep us safe all year round—and see some of the vehicles they use as they do! There’s also free admission for all police, firefighters, EMTs and military personnel when they show their professional ID. Learn more...

"I Do" at The Zoo Bridal Show
September 11 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm

With more wedding professionals than ever in the beautiful zoo setting, this is a bridal show you won't want to miss! Attendees do not need to pay for parking or Zoo admission. For details visit
Contact number for vendors is 419-893-5888

September 20
Senior Safari

Join The Toledo Zoo and Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio for a fun day focused on seniors including lunch, health screens, exercise, safety tips and Zoo exploration! Learn more

September 23
Zoo Brew

At Zoo Brew you will get to sample several microbrews while enjoying appetizers and entertainment. Bring your friends for a great evening! Learn more

October Monday - Friday
Senior Discovery Days

Seniors are treated to great perks during the Senior Discovery Days. Click here to learn more about the fun activities planned throughout the Fall.

October 15
Fall Fur All

Celebrate the arrival of the Fall season at The Toledo Zoo! Enjoy food, activities, and fun for all ages! Learn more

October 15
Kids Rock the Zoo Hallowtween

The Toledo Zoo will be transformed into a ROCKIN' BASH designed for kids between the ages of 8 and 12! The event includes the interactive Radio Disney AM 910 D-tour show, cool games, music, dancing, karaoke and other Zoo activities. Kids are going to have a blast! Learn more

October 20, 21
Little Boo at The Zoo

The Toledo Zoo becomes a Halloween haven for the littlest trick-or-treaters where all kinds of fun is waiting! Learn more

October 22, 23
Pumpkin Path

School-aged kids love trick-or-treating across the Zoo during this Halloween extravaganza. There are also plenty of games,magic, and sights! Learn more

October 29
Halloween Vineyard Adventure

Sample wines of the world with a Halloween twist! Come in costume and enjoy great live entertainment along with tasty hors d'oeuvres and an amazing array of wines. You must be 21 or over. Tickets are required in advance. Learn more...

October 29 & October 30
Jumping Pumpkins

On October 29 and 30, some of your favorite Zoo animals will discover that the Great Pumpkin has paid a visit to their habitats! Learn more

November 12 & November 13
Fisher-Price Little People® Live Holiday Show

Join The Toledo Zoo and start the season off right with a very special Fisher-Price Little People® Live Holiday Show, Saturday, November 12 and Sunday, November 13, in the Zoo’s Indoor Theatre! This exciting musical presentation is sure to be fun for the whole family—and it’s free with your regular Toledo Zoo admission. Click here for more information.

November 18
Lights Before Christmas Begins!

The family holiday tradition of over one million lights, over 200 lighted animal images and the Zoo's own electrical spectacle, the Dancing Lights. Join us for the tree lighting ceremony on opening night! Click here for more information.

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