February Events at the Toledo Zoo
January 2, 2020
TOLEDO, Ohio – Go wild to stay warm this month with these exciting events at your Toledo Zoo.
Saturdays & Sundays
Cabin Fever Weekends
Bundle up and beat the winter blahs with unique Zoo experiences each Saturday, along with a full schedule of animal encounters, feeds and demonstrations each Sunday. For the full schedule of activities, visit toledozoo.org/cabinfever.
Snooze at the Zoo
Orchid Show: Stories and Species of the Victorian Era
Become immersed in beautiful blooms throughout the new ProMedica Museum of Natural History and Aquarium! Discover the vibrant colors, delightful scents and interesting backstories of rare and exotic orchids from around the world daily from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Show included with Zoo admission. For full schedule of events and activities, visit toledozoo.org/orchidshow.
Once Upon a Vine
Enjoy an elegant evening of floral and fauna at Toledo Zoo for Once upon a Vine. This elegant evening includes custom cocktails, a five-course orchid inspired dinner handcrafted by some of the region’s best chefs, professionally paired wines and a short auction. Proceeds from this fabulously floral fundraiser benefit the Zoo’s mission. Reservations required. Seating is limited. Visit toledozoo.org/vine for more details and to make reservations.
Sat, Feb. 8 & 22
Horticulture Make & Take Workshop
Bring the beauty and benefits of a garden indoors this winter when our horticulture staff provides all the materials and guidance needed to create a personalized terrarium. Reservations are required. Workshop is 10 a.m. – noon, kid-friendly and includes pastries and beverages. Register and learn more at toledozoo.org/workshop.
Tue, Feb. 11
Join the Zoo’s horticulture staff for a behind-the-scenes tour of our greenhouse facility to get a sneak peek at what the Zoo has planned for summer annual displays and take home some tips on how to start and grow healthy annuals, vegetables and indoor foliage plants. Tour meets at Ziem’s Conservatory at 10:30 a.m. Separate fee, pre-registration required. Member discounts apply. Tour is rain or shine. Visit toledozoo.org/gardens.
Wine & Dine: Aquarium
Ages 21 & up may Wine & Dine for a Valentine’s Day date night in the beauty of the deep blue from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Advanced tickets are required. Separate fee; Zoo member discount applies. For more, visit toledozoo.org/wine.
Sat, Feb. 15 and Fri, Feb. 21
Will Zoo Be Mine? Overnight
This Valentine’s Day weekend, join us for an exclusive adult-only overnight experience that you and your friends are sure to enjoy! This program includes special access tours, delicious food, drinks and sleeping in the Aquarium. For more information, visit toledozoo.org/snooze.
Happy Hearts Day
Camp for a Day
Thu, Feb. 20
2020 Winter Symposium
From 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. the Zoo will present an educational symposium about the Great Lakes in the Malawi Event Center. This event is free and open to the public, but pre-registration is recommended. Learn more at toledozoo.org.
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