August Events at the Toledo Zoo

July 2, 2019

TOLEDO, Ohio – Spend those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer at Your Zoo!

Thru Fri, August 16
Summer Safari Camps

Go wild this summer vacation at Summer Safari Camps sponsored by Toby & Sue Cardone. The Zoo offers wild opportunities for campers ages four through 15. Separate fee, pre-registration required. Member discounts apply. For more information, including schedule, themes and pricing, visit toledozoo.org/camps.

 

Aug. 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 29, 30, 31
Snooze at the Zoo
Spending the night at the Zoo is a wildly good time for families, groups and schools. During the overnight adventure, guests make enrichment for our animals, tour the Zoo, meet animals up close and enjoy delicious meals. Each Snooze lasts from 6:30 p.m. – 10 a.m. the next day. Separate fee, pre-registration required. For more information, including pricing and available dates, visit toledozoo.org/snooze.

Sat, Aug. 3 & Sun, Aug. 4
Wild about Art Fair
This unique show set in the wild beauty of the number one Zoo in the nation, features pieces in various mediums from 80 incredibly talented local and regional artists along with a children’s art area, live entertainment, painting demos by our animal artists and much more! Event is included with Zoo admission and runs 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. each day. For more information, including a list of artists and activity schedule, visit toledozoo.org/wildaboutart.

Sun. Aug. 4
Music under the Stars
Join us for this free community concert presented by the Cakewalkin’ Jass Band. Concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and Amphitheatre gates open at 6:30 p.m. Select concessions will be available for purchase. Guests are welcome to bring a lawn chair! toledozoo.org/music.

Sun. Aug. 11
Music under the Stars
Join us for this free community concert presented by the Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra and sponsored by Taylor Automotive Family. Concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and Amphitheatre gates open at 6:30 p.m. Select concessions will be available for purchase. Guests are welcome to bring a lawn chair! toledozoo.org/music.

Sun. Aug. 18
Zoo Closed 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. for Private Event
Admission gates will re-open at 2 p.m. with free admission for all until 5 p.m. The park will close at 6 p.m.

Tue, Aug. 20
Garden Tour Series: Landscape Maintenance
Have you ever wanted to know what to do to keep your landscaping vigorous and beautiful throughout the year? This tour will start with the basics and cover everything from proper pruning, watering, mulching, soil conditions and dead-heading. Tour meets at Ziem’s Conservatory at 10:30 a.m. Separate fee, pre-registration is required. Member discounts apply. Tour is rain or shine. Please visit toledozoo.org/gardens.

Fri, Aug. 23
Feast with the Beasts presented by PNC
This fundraiser includes a five-course dinner prepared by guest chefs from Hollywood Casino, Registry Bistro, Souk, and Mancy’s Steakhouse with wine pairing, along with an unforgettable up-close animal encounter and live auction! Space is limited and advanced registration is required. Additional information is available at toledozoo.org/feast.

Sat, Aug. 24
BUGFest
Visit Nature’s Neighborhood for a day dedicated to the little creatures that creep, crawl, float and flutter! Throughout the day, meet live invertebrates and enjoy crafts and activities inspired by our buggy buddies. BUGFest is free with Zoo admission.

Sun, Aug 25
Zoo Closed 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. for Private Event
Admission gates will re-open at 2 p.m. with free admission for all until 5 p.m. The park will close at 6 p.m.

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