Detroit Zoo

8450 W 10 Mile Rd
Royal Oak,  MI 48067

Phone: (248) 541-5717

Events

  • Sunset at the Zoo
    07:00 PM - 06/16/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Join the Detroit Zoological Society and co-chairs Joseph Campanelli and Karen Cullen for our spectacular 21-and-older fundraising gala, Sunset at the Zoo “Green...

  • Run for the Ribbon 5K Run/Walk
    08:00 AM - 06/18/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    With over 2,000 participants, the ninth annual Run for the Ribbon 5K Run/Walk will be held at the Detroit Zoo on Fathers Day, Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 8:00AM to...

  • Bike Safari at the Detroit Zoo
    06:00 PM - 06/29/2017

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    Cruise through the Detroit Zoo after-hours with bicycles, beasts and beers during our new Bike Safari! Enjoy this exclusive opportunity to ride your bicycle through...

  • Detroit Zoo Bike Safari wsg Cosmic Groove
    06:00 PM - 06/29/2017

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    Bike Safari will include bicycles, beasts and beers! Enjoy this exclusive opportunity to ride your bicycle through the Detroit Zoo on a 2-mile trail and enjoy an...

  • Wild Summer Nights - The Euphorics
    06:30 PM - 07/05/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with our annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • Wild Summer Nights - Detroit Social Club
    06:30 PM - 07/12/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with our annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • Wild Summer Nights - Mr. Seley and the Troublemakers
    06:30 PM - 07/19/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with our annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • Wild Beasts Wild Wine
    06:00 PM - 07/21/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Raise a glass to wildlife at the Detroit Zoo’s Wild Beasts Wild Wine on Friday, July 21, from 6 to 10 p.m. The event will allow guests to sample wine from more...

  • Madonna Day at the Detroit Zoo
    09:00 AM - 07/22/2017

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    SAVE THE DATE! Enjoy a day at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak with your family and Madonna University alumni, friends, faculty and staff. Madonna University has reserved...

  • 3rd annual Autism Hero Walk
    07:30 AM - 07/30/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    The 3rd annual Autism Hero Walk will take place on Sunday, July 30th at the Detroit Zoo. The Walk begins with an energetic opening ceremony followed by a 1-mile...

  • 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer's – Detroit
    07:30 AM - 08/26/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Have you heard the news? We're going back to the Zoo! Join us Saturday, August 26 for the 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer's – Detroit at the Detroit Zoo! Register...

  • 6th Annual Zoo Walk
    08:00 AM - 09/17/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Join us for our 6th Annual Zoo Walk to help raise awareness of Ovarian Cancer and fund research for an early-detection tool. Online registration to open in early...

  • Walk to Cure Arthritis Detroit
    08:00 AM - 05/13/2018

    At Detroit Zoo

    Arthritis is the #1 cause of disability in the United States, affecting more than 50 million people. The Arthritis Foundation is committed to finding a cure for...

Past Events

  • 2017 Kidney Walk
    08:00 AM - 05/21/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    As most of you know I need a Kidney Transplant and I am on Dialysis. each year we do the walk as a family please join Gabe and I for a fun day at the Zoo to help...

  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo
    10:00 AM - 05/20/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo is one of the nation’s largest off-site pet adoption events. The Detroit Zoo hosts this semiannual event in partnership with the...

  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Detroit Zoo
    01:00 PM - 05/19/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Michigan Humane Society and the Detroit Zoological Society will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo event, sponsored...

  • Meet your Best Friend
    01:00 PM - 05/19/2017

    At Detroit Zoo



  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo
    01:00 PM - 05/19/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo is one of the nation’s largest off-site pet adoption events. The Detroit Zoo hosts this semiannual event in partnership with the...

  • Mother's Day Breakfast
    08:30 AM - 05/14/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Moms and their families are invited to celebrate Mother’s Day at the Detroit Zoo. Mother’s Day Breakfast is held in the Wildlife Interpretive Gallery with access...

  • Walk to Cure Arthritis Detroit
    08:00 AM - 05/13/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Arthritis is the #1 cause of disability in the United States, affecting more than 50 million people. The Arthritis Foundation is committed to finding a cure for...

  • Zoo Brew with LTU
    06:00 PM - 05/12/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    SOLD OUT Join the LTU Alumni Association for the 2017 Spring Zoo Brew at the Detroit Zoo! Tickets will be made available to LTU alumni for $25 (a $20 discount!)...

  • Zoo Brew - SOLD OUT
    06:00 PM - 05/12/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    This event is sold out. Zoo Brew features unique beers from select Michigan craft breweries, live music, exclusive access to the Zoo’s award-winning habitats...

  • Royal Oak Walk for Williams
    07:30 AM - 05/07/2017

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  • Public Lecture Series - Wayne Pacelle
    07:15 PM - 05/06/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoological Society will host a presentation by Wayne Pacelle, president and chief executive officer for The Humane Society of the United States, on Saturday,...

  • Walk for Wishes Event!
    09:00 AM - 05/06/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Walk For Wishes is a nationwide Make-A-Wish fundraiser. At the Southeast Michigan walk, we celebrate the more than 8,500 wishes that have already been granted in...

  • Walk For Wishes - Southeast Michigan
    07:00 AM - 05/06/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    REGISTER FOR FREE! site.wish.org/WFWSE17 The 19th Annual Walk For Wishes - Southeast Michigan is a Make-A-Wish Michigan fundraiser that celebrates the more than...

  • Walk for Wishes
    07:00 AM - 05/06/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Walk for Wishes is a 1.5 mile walk around the Detroit Zoo, to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Troy Orthodontist is participating in the walk and...

  • Public Lecture Series - Marc Bekoff, Ph.D.
    07:15 PM - 05/05/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoological Society will host a presentation by Marc Bekoff, Ph.D., on Friday, May 5, 2017, at 7:15 p.m. at the Detroit Zoo’s Ford Education Center,...

  • Public Lecture Series - Dr. Temple Grandin - SOLD OUT
    07:15 PM - 05/04/2017

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    This event is sold out. If you would like to be added to the wait list, please sign up here: detroitzoo.org/animals/center-for-zoo-animal-welfare/czaw-seating-request/....

  • Public Lecture Series - Carl Safina, Ph.D.
    07:15 PM - 05/03/2017

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    The Detroit Zoological Society will host a presentation by Carl Safina, Ph.D., on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at 7:15 p.m. at the Detroit Zoo’s Ford Education Center,...

  • Shades of Pink Walk
    08:00 AM - 04/29/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Join the Coldwell Banker Weir Manuel "Mighty Macomb Marvels" team at the 2017 Shades of Pink walk at the Detroit Zoo! This is an amazing cause that supports women...

  • Senior Day
    10:00 AM - 04/26/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Seniors 62 and older who reside in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties (and a caregiver) receive free admission and parking as they enjoy a special day at the Detroit...

  • Senior Day
    10:00 AM - 04/26/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Senior citizens residing in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are invited to enjoy a special day at the Detroit Zoo. Senior Day features live music, tram tours,...

  • Green Day at the Belle Isle Nature Center
    10:00 AM - 04/22/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    In observance of the global holiday celebrating life on our planet, this free Earth Day celebration includes earth-friendly crafts, games, storytelling, zookeeper...

  • GreenFest at the Detroit Zoo
    09:00 AM - 04/22/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    GreenFest will feature a sustainability tour highlighting the Detroit Zoological Society’s green efforts, including discussions regarding the anaerobic digester...

  • Bunnyville
    09:00 AM - 04/15/2017

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    Hop on over to Bunnyville at the Detroit Zoo! An “eggstravaganza” of family fun is planned for the Detroit Zoo’s annual Bunnyville celebration, featuring...

  • Bunnyville
    09:00 AM - 04/14/2017

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    Hop on over to Bunnyville at the Detroit Zoo! An “eggstravaganza” of family fun is planned for the Detroit Zoo’s annual Bunnyville celebration, featuring...

  • Mudpuppypalooza!
    10:00 AM - 04/01/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    This annual event at the Belle Isle Nature Center celebrates all things mudpuppy – also known as “slime dog” and “snot otter” – a permanently aquatic...

  • Wildlife Conservation Gala
    07:00 PM - 03/18/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Please join the Detroit Zoological Society for an extraordinary evening as we celebrate our inaugural Wildlife Conservation Gala on Saturday, March 18, 2017, from...

  • International Polar Bear Day
    11:00 AM - 02/27/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) is hosting free activities at the Detroit Zoo’s award-winning Arctic Ring of Life to celebrate International Polar Bear Day...

  • International Polar Bear Day
    11:00 AM - 02/26/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) is hosting free activities at the Detroit Zoo’s award-winning Arctic Ring of Life to celebrate International Polar Bear Day...

  • Love Gone Wild
    06:00 PM - 02/14/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Birds do it. Bees do it. Find out how animals at the Detroit Zoo do it at Love Gone Wild on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. Join us from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Open to both...

  • Heart Fest
    11:00 AM - 02/08/2017

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    Love is in the air at the Detroit Zoo as romantic duos from penguins to polar bears are featured in a Valentine’s-themed enrichment event called Heart Fest on...

  • Axis Live at Wild Winter Weekends
    10:00 AM - 02/04/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Axis students will be performing inside the Ford Education Center as part of this zoo special event. Outside of us the zoo will be filled with kids activities such...

  • Wild Winter Weekends
    10:00 AM - 02/04/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Embrace the winter weather this season during Wild Winter Weekends at the Detroit Zoo. These events are a fun way to experience the magic of the Zoo in winter. Enjoy...

  • Wild Winter Weekends
    10:00 AM - 01/21/2017

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    Embrace the winter weather this season during Wild Winter Weekends at the Detroit Zoo. These events are a fun way to experience the magic of the Zoo in winter. Enjoy...

  • Axis Live at Wild Winter Weekends
    10:00 AM - 01/21/2017

    At Detroit Zoo

    Axis students will be performing inside the Ford Education Center as part of this zoo special event. Outside of us the zoo will be filled with kids activities such...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/31/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/30/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/29/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/28/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/27/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/26/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/23/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/22/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/21/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/20/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/19/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display. For 29 nights, more than five million LED lights...

  • Dinner with Santa - SOLD OUT
    05:30 PM - 12/18/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    This event is sold out. Dinner with Santa December 16, 17 and 18 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets go on sale November 1. Detroit Zoological...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/18/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Dinner with Santa - SOLD OUT
    05:30 PM - 12/17/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    This event is sold out. Dinner with Santa December 16, 17 and 18 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets go on sale November 1. Detroit Zoological...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/17/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Breakfast with Santa - SOLD OUT
    08:00 AM - 12/17/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    This event is sold out. Breakfast with Santa December 3, 10 and 17 8-10 a.m. Detroit Zoological Society Members $35 adults - 15 and older $30 children - 14 and...

  • Dinner with Santa - SOLD OUT
    05:30 PM - 12/16/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    This event is sold out. Dinner with Santa December 16, 17 and 18 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets go on sale November 1. Detroit Zoological...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/16/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/15/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/11/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/10/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Breakfast with Santa - SOLD OUT
    08:00 AM - 12/10/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    This event is sold out. Breakfast with Santa December 3, 10 and 17 8-10 a.m. Detroit Zoological Society Members $35 adults - 15 and older $30 children - 14 and...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/09/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/08/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display presented by Bank of America. For 29 nights, more...

  • Polar Beers - SOLD OUT
    06:00 PM - 12/07/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    This event is sold out. This 21-and-older event allows guests to enjoy winter brews from Michigan craft breweries while viewing the Zoo’s spectacular holiday...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/04/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display. For 29 nights, more than five million LED lights...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/03/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display. For 29 nights, more than five million LED lights...

  • Breakfast with Santa
    08:00 AM - 12/03/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Breakfast with Santa December 3, 10 and 17 8-10 a.m. Detroit Zoological Society Members $35 adults - 15 and older $30 children - 14 and under Non-members $40...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/02/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display. For 29 nights, more than five million LED lights...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 12/01/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display. For 29 nights, more than five million LED lights...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 11/27/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display. For 29 nights, more than five million LED lights...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 11/26/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display. For 29 nights, more than five million LED lights...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 11/25/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display. For 29 nights, more than five million LED lights...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 11/20/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display. For 29 nights, more than five million LED lights...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 11/19/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display. For 29 nights, more than five million LED lights...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 11/18/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night again this holiday season with Wild Lights, a spectacular light display. For 29 nights, more than five million LED lights...

  • Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo
    05:30 PM - 11/18/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo will light up the night at Wild Lights this holiday season! The Zoo will light up with more than 5 million LED lights and The Wildlife Photographer...

  • TGMI Port Huron Social Club
    12:00 PM - 11/05/2016

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    In respect to Day of Empowerment at Affirmations the Detroit Zoo outing will be on Nov 5 th at 12:00 we will meet inside the main gate, hope to see y'all there,...

  • LUNG FORCE Walk Detroit, MI
    09:00 AM - 10/02/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Join us as we raise awareness and funds to fight against lung cancer and for lung health. Together, we are a FORCE to be reckoned with. Did you know? Lung cancer...

  • Zoo Brew
    06:00 PM - 09/23/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Member presale July 11 Tickets on sale to general public July 25 Zoo Brew features unique beers from select Michigan craft breweries, live music, exclusive access...

  • 5th Annual Zoo Walk
    08:00 AM - 09/18/2016

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  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Detroit Zoo
    01:00 PM - 09/16/2016

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    The Michigan Humane Society, the Detroit Zoological Society, and Purina will host our annual Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo adoption event, presented by Purina,...

  • Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo
    08:00 AM - 09/11/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Lace up your running shoes! Join thousands of runners and walkers as they lace up their running shoes for the annual Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo on Sunday, September...

  • Senior Day
    10:00 AM - 09/07/2016

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    Senior citizens 62 and older residing in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are invited to enjoy a special day at the Detroit Zoo. Senior Day features live music,...

  • Senior Day at the Zoo!
    09:45 AM - 09/07/2016

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    Senior Day features live music, tram tours, bingo, a senior resource area as well as zookeeper talks that highlighting some of the zoo’s more mature animal residents!...

  • Wild Summer Nights - The Verve Pipe
    06:30 PM - 08/31/2016

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    Wednesday nights in July and August 6:30 - 8 p.m. Free with admission ($6 after 6 p.m.) The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August...

  • Wild Summer Nights - The Euphorics
    06:30 PM - 08/24/2016

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    Wednesday nights in July and August 6:30 - 8 p.m. Free with admission ($6 after 6 p.m.) The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August...

  • Zoo Brew
    06:00 PM - 08/18/2016

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    Due to popular demand a Summer Zoo Brew has been added on August 18, from 6 to 10 p.m.! Member pre-sale: June 13 Tickets on sale to the general public: June 20 ...

  • Wild Summer Nights - Mr. Seley and the Troublemakers
    06:30 PM - 08/17/2016

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    Wednesday nights in July and August 6:30 - 8 p.m. Free with admission ($6 after 6 p.m.) The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August...

  • Pokemon Go! at The Detroit Zoo
    06:00 PM - 08/17/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Meet up with Detroit City Moishe House as we channel out inner Pokemon Masters @ The Detroit Zoo! We will be gathering at the main entrance to the zoo at 6pm and...

  • Free Zoo Visit
    10:00 AM - 08/13/2016

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  • Wild Summer Nights - Cosmic Groove
    06:30 PM - 08/10/2016

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    Wednesday nights in July and August 6:30 - 8 p.m. Free with admission ($6 after 6 p.m.) The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August...

  • Wild Summer Nights - Randy Kaplan
    06:30 PM - 08/03/2016

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    Wednesday nights in July and August 6:30 - 8 p.m. Free with admission ($6 after 6 p.m.) The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August...

  • 2nd Annual Autism Hero Walk
    07:00 AM - 07/31/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The 2nd annual Autism Hero Walk will take place on Sunday July 31st at the Detroit Zoo. The Walk begins with an energetic opening ceremony followed by a 1-mile walk...

  • Pokemon Go - The Great Detroit Zoo Adventure
    12:00 PM - 07/30/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    This is a two day event. We will be walking around all day Saturday, Sunday however, we will start the day at 12pm because there will be a children's autism even...

  • Wild Summer Nights - Michigan Opera Theatre
    06:30 PM - 07/27/2016

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    Wednesday nights in July and August 6:30 - 8 p.m. Free with admission ($6 after 6 p.m.) The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August...

  • Take a Walk on the Wild Side for the Clinton River & Lake St. Clair
    08:30 AM - 07/23/2016

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    Please Join Us! The Clinton River Watershed Council as we celebrate our 17th Annual Fundraiser with a Walk on the Wild Side at the Detroit Zoo. The event will...

  • Wild Beasts Wild Wine
    06:00 PM - 07/22/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Raise a glass to wildlife at the Detroit Zoo. Wild Beasts Wild Wine on Friday, July 22 will allow guests to sample wine from more than 40 local and national wineries...

  • Wild Beasts Wild Wine - SOLD OUT
    06:00 PM - 07/22/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Wild Beasts Wild Wine July 22 6 to 10 p.m. General Admission: $40 $45 at the gate (if not sold out) VIP: $80 | Designated Driver: $25 THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Raise...

  • Wild Summer Nights - Bernadette Kathryn and the Lonely Days Band
    06:30 PM - 07/20/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Wednesday nights in July and August 6:30 - 8 p.m. Free with admission ($6 after 6 p.m.) The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August...

  • Wild Summer Nights - Ms. Paula and the Candy Bandits
    06:30 PM - 07/13/2016

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    Wednesday nights in July and August 6:30 - 8 p.m. Free with admission ($6 after 6 p.m.) The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August...

  • Wild Summer Nights - Sun Messengers
    06:30 PM - 07/06/2016

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    Wednesday nights in July and August 6:30 - 8 p.m. Free with admission ($6 after 6 p.m.) The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August...

  • HMD Goes Wild at Wild Summer Nights at the Detroit Zoo!
    06:00 PM - 07/06/2016

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    Join Hillel of Metro Detroit (HMD) as we go WILD @ Wild Summer Nights at the Zoo. The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights with its annual Wild Summer...

  • Summer Stroll for Epilepsy - Metro Detroit
    07:30 AM - 06/25/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Enjoy a day at the Zoo while spreading awareness and raising money for a great cause. Think about making the Summer Stroll for Epilepsy - Metro Detroit the location...

  • Sunset at the Zoo
    07:00 PM - 06/10/2016

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    Join the Detroit Zoological Society and co-chairs Joseph Campanelli and Karen Cullen for our spectacular, annual 21-and-older fundraising gala Sunset at the Zoo...

  • Sunset At The Zoo Penguinpalooza
    07:00 PM - 06/10/2016

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    Join the Detroit Zoological Society and co-chairs Joseph Campanelli and Karen Cullen for our spectacular, annual 21-and-older fundraising gala Sunset at the Zoo...

  • Stampede Scleroderma
    08:00 AM - 06/05/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    We’re taking steps toward a cure. Help us go even farther. On June 5, join us for our annual Stampede Scleroderma event at the Detroit Zoo. This year, choose...

  • Walk for Miracles
    08:00 AM - 06/04/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Walk with hundreds of friends in support of Children's Miracle Network at Beaumont Children's to raise funds for pediatric programs and services. Participants...

  • Senior Day
    10:00 AM - 05/24/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    April 27, May 24 and September 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Seniors 62 and older in the tri-county area and a caregiver receive free admission and parking. Senior citizens...

  • Senior Day
    10:00 AM - 05/24/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    April 27, May 24 and September 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Seniors 62 and older in the tri-county area and a caregiver receive free admission and parking. Senior citizens...

  • The WALK 2016
    07:00 AM - 05/22/2016

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    JOIN US FOR A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE! When you walk with us, you make it possible for CLF to help thousands of Michigan families dealing with leukemia, lymphoma,...

  • Walk to Cure Arthritis Detroit
    08:00 AM - 05/21/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event supporting our mission to conquer arthritis by spreading awareness and raising...

  • Polaris Goes to the Zoo!
    12:00 PM - 05/15/2016

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  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Detroit Zoo
    10:00 AM - 05/14/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Come meet our adoptable animals at the Detroit Zoo! This 2 day event features several local shelters & rescues. It is a great, free, event for the whole family. **If...

  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Detroit Zoo
    01:00 PM - 05/13/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Come meet our adoptable animals at the Detroit Zoo! This 2 day event features several local shelters & rescues. It is a great, free, event for the whole family. **If...

  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Detroit Zoo
    01:00 PM - 05/13/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Michigan Humane Society, the Detroit Zoological Society and Purina will host our annual Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo adoption event, presented by Purina,...

  • Mother's Day Breakfast - SOLD OUT
    10:30 AM - 05/08/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    This event is sold out. Moms and their families are invited to celebrate Mother’s Day at the Detroit Zoo. Mother’s Day Breakfast will be held in the Wildlife...

  • Zoo Brew - SOLD OUT
    06:00 PM - 05/06/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    This event is sold out. Join us for the fall Zoo Brew, set for September 23. Tickets go on sale July 11 for Detroit Zoo Members and July 25 for the general public. Zoo...

  • MemberFest
    05:00 PM - 05/02/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Be among the first to see the Polk Penguin Conservation Center! MemberFest will be held April 18-21, April 25-28 and May 2-5 from 5 to 8 p.m. The event is free and...

  • Senior Day
    10:00 AM - 04/27/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    April 27, May 24 and September 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Seniors 62 and older in the tri-county area and a caregiver receive free admission and parking. Senior citizens...

  • MemberFest
    05:00 PM - 04/25/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Be among the first to see the Polk Penguin Conservation Center! MemberFest will be held April 18-21, April 25-28 and May 2-5 from 5 to 8 p.m. The event is free and...

  • 4th Annual Walk For Justice
    08:00 AM - 04/23/2016

    At Detroit Zoo



  • MemberFest - SOLD OUT
    05:00 PM - 04/18/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Be among the first to see the Polk Penguin Conservation Center! MemberFest will be held April 18-21, April 25-28 and May 2-5 from 5 to 8 p.m. The event is free and...

  • GreenFest at the Detroit Zoo
    09:00 AM - 04/16/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    April 16-17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free with admission The Detroit Zoo will host GreenFest to celebrate Earth Day and educate Zoo visitors about environmental conservation. GreenFest...

  • Bunnyville
    10:00 AM - 03/26/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Hop on over to Bunnyville at the Detroit Zoo March 25 and 26! An “egg-stravaganza” of family fun is planned for the Detroit Zoo’s 24th annual Bunnyville celebration,...

  • Bunnyville
    10:00 AM - 03/25/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Hop on over to Bunnyville at the Detroit Zoo March 25 and 26! An “egg-stravaganza” of family fun is planned for the Detroit Zoo’s 24th annual Bunnyville celebration,...

  • Love Gone Wild
    04:00 PM - 02/14/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Birds do it. Bees do it. Find out how animals at the Detroit Zoo do it at Love Gone Wild on Sunday, February 14, 2016. Join us from 4-5:30 p.m. or 6-7:30 p.m. Open...

  • Wild Winter Weekends
    11:00 AM - 02/07/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Embrace the winter weather this season during our Wild Winter Weekends at the Detroit Zoo. Wild Winter is a fun way to experience the magic of the Zoo in winter....

  • Wild Winter at the Detroit Zoo
    11:00 AM - 02/06/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Embrace the Winter weather this season during Wild Winter Weekends at the Detroit Zoo. Wild Winter is a fun way to experience the magic of the Zoo in Winter. Enjoy...

  • Wild Winter Weekends
    11:00 AM - 02/06/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Embrace the winter weather this season during our Wild Winter Weekends at the Detroit Zoo. Wild Winter is a fun way to experience the magic of the Zoo in winter....

  • Wild Winter Weekends
    11:00 AM - 01/17/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Embrace the winter weather this season during our Wild Winter Weekends at the Detroit Zoo. Wild Winter is a fun way to experience the magic of the Zoo in winter....

  • Wild Winter Weekends
    11:00 AM - 01/16/2016

    At Detroit Zoo

    Embrace the winter weather this season during our Wild Winter Weekends at the Detroit Zoo. Wild Winter is a fun way to experience the magic of the Zoo in winter....

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/31/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/30/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/29/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/28/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/27/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/26/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/23/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/22/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/21/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/20/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Dinner with Santa
    06:00 PM - 12/19/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Come celebrate the holiday season with a feast at the Detroit Zoo’s Dinner with Santa at Wild Lights. This event takes place in the Wildlife Interpretive Gallery...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/19/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Breakfast with Santa
    08:00 AM - 12/19/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Get ready to have breakfast with your favorite holiday friends at the 13th annual Breakfast with Santa at the Detroit Zoo. This event takes place in the Wildlife...

  • Dinner with Santa
    06:00 PM - 12/18/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Come celebrate the holiday season with a feast at the Detroit Zoo’s Dinner with Santa at Wild Lights. This event takes place in the Wildlife Interpretive Gallery...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/18/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/13/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/12/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Breakfast with Santa
    08:00 AM - 12/12/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Get ready to have breakfast with your favorite holiday friends at the 13th annual Breakfast with Santa at the Detroit Zoo. This event takes place in the Wildlife...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/11/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Polar Beers - SOLD OUT
    06:00 PM - 12/10/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Cheers to Polar Beers! This new 21-and-older event allows guests to enjoy winter brews from Michigan craft breweries while viewing the Zoo’s spectacular holiday...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/06/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild LIGHTS
    06:45 PM - 12/05/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Well we initially planned a skating party this weekend, but we just got bumped by the rink! So we decided to try and gather the group for Detroit Zoo's "Wild Lights"....

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/05/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Breakfast with Santa
    08:00 AM - 12/05/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Get ready to have breakfast with your favorite holiday friends at the 13th annual Breakfast with Santa at the Detroit Zoo. This event takes place in the Wildlife...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 12/04/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 11/29/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 11/28/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 11/27/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 11/22/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 11/21/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 11/20/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and more than 100 animal sculptures throughout the front of the Zoo. Experience...

  • Wild Lights
    05:30 PM - 11/20/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Head to the Detroit Zoo for a spectacular winter celebration illuminated by more than five million multi-color LED lights. Enjoy live entertainment, arts and crafts,...

  • Zoo Boo
    05:00 PM - 10/25/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo’s annual “merry-not-scary” Zoo Boo celebration features a festively decorated trick-or-treat trail through the front of the Zoo. Live, friendly...

  • Zoo Boo
    05:00 PM - 10/24/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo’s annual “merry-not-scary” Zoo Boo celebration features a festively decorated trick-or-treat trail through the front of the Zoo. Live, friendly...

  • Smashing Pumpkins
    10:30 AM - 10/24/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Join us for our annual Smashing Pumpkins events on October 14 and October 24! Smashing Pumpkins is part of a comprehensive program of ensuring environments for animals...

  • Zoo Boo
    05:00 PM - 10/23/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo’s annual “merry-not-scary” Zoo Boo celebration features a festively decorated trick-or-treat trail through the front of the Zoo. Live, friendly...

  • BEST: Regional Master Plan RTA Public Meeting @ The Detroit Zoo
    04:00 PM - 10/22/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The next round of RTA public meetings will be starting this September for our Building Equitable Sustainable Transit (BEST) projects. This will be your opportunity...

  • Zoo Boo
    05:00 PM - 10/18/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo’s annual “merry-not-scary” Zoo Boo celebration features a festively decorated trick-or-treat trail through the front of the Zoo. Live, friendly...

  • Zoo Boo
    05:00 PM - 10/17/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo’s annual “merry-not-scary” Zoo Boo celebration features a festively decorated trick-or-treat trail through the front of the Zoo. Live, friendly...

  • Zoo Boo
    05:00 PM - 10/16/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo’s annual “merry-not-scary” Zoo Boo celebration features a festively decorated trick-or-treat trail through the front of the Zoo. Live, friendly...

  • Smashing Pumpkins
    10:00 AM - 10/14/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Join us for our annual Smashing Pumpkins events on October 14 and October 24! Smashing Pumpkins is part of a comprehensive program of ensuring environments for animals...

  • Zoo Boo
    05:00 PM - 10/11/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo’s annual “merry-not-scary” Zoo Boo celebration features a festively decorated trick-or-treat trail through the front of the Zoo. Live, friendly...

  • Zoo Boo
    05:00 PM - 10/10/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo’s annual “merry-not-scary” Zoo Boo celebration features a festively decorated trick-or-treat trail through the front of the Zoo. Live, friendly...

  • Zoo Boo
    05:00 PM - 10/09/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Break out the Halloween costumes and bring the kids to the Detroit Zoo for a half-mile of trick-or-treating fun at Zoo Boo! These kid-friendly weekend events also...

  • Zoo Boo
    05:00 PM - 10/09/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo’s annual “merry-not-scary” Zoo Boo celebration features a festively decorated trick-or-treat trail through the front of the Zoo. Live, friendly...

  • LUNG FORCE Walk Detroit
    09:00 AM - 10/04/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    8450 West 10 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48067 Our LUNG FORCE Walk is like no other charity walk. It is a passionate community gathering that celebrates the collective...

  • Rotary Day @ The Zoo
    10:00 AM - 09/27/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Save the Date for another Rotary Day. Please share with your clubs and your interact clubs. Guests are welcome so feel free to bring family, friends, and business...

  • 4th Annual Zoo Walk
    08:00 AM - 09/27/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Belinda Sue Fund for Ovarian Cancer Awareness & Research, Inc. will host its 4th Annual Zoo Walk at the Detroit Zoo on Sunday, September 27, 2015. This is a...

  • Zoo Brew - SOLD OUT
    06:00 PM - 09/24/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Lions and tigers and beers ... oh, my! Zoo Brew will feature unique beers from select Michigan craft breweries, live music and food for purchase. The beer-tasting...

  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo
    10:00 AM - 09/19/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo and Michigan Humane Society, in collaboration with nearly 40 local animal welfare organizations, will host the semi-annual event Meet Your Best Friend...

  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo
    01:00 PM - 09/18/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Michigan Humane Society, the Detroit Zoological Society and Purina will host our annual Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo adoption event, presented by Purina,...

  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo
    01:00 PM - 09/18/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo and Michigan Humane Society, in collaboration with nearly 40 local animal welfare organizations, will host the semi-annual event Meet Your Best Friend...

  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo
    01:00 PM - 09/18/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo. Fall Event - Friday and Saturday Sept. 18 and 19, 2015. Fri: 1 p.m. - 7 p.m.. Sat: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.. The Detroit Zoo and Michigan...

  • Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo
    08:00 AM - 09/13/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Lace Up Your Running Shoes! Join thousands of runners and walkers as they lace up their running shoes for the annual Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo, sponsored by Ford,...

  • Senior Day
    10:00 AM - 09/09/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Seniors 62 and older in the tri-county area and a caregiver receive free admission and parking. Senior citizens residing in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are...

  • Wild Summer Nights - Candy Band
    06:30 PM - 08/26/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with its annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • Detroit Walk Like MADD 2015
    07:00 AM - 08/22/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    We walk to end drunk driving. Will you take up the fight by joining us at Walk Like MADD? WALK LIKE MADD is your chance to do something about drunk driving in...

  • Zen Days at the Zoo
    12:30 PM - 08/21/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Join Heather and Michele from Little Lotus as they teach you and your kids about yoga, mindfulness and meditation at the Detroit Zoo! Enjoy a fun day at the zoo...

  • Summer Zoomance - August
    06:00 PM - 08/20/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Adults are invited to rekindle their childhood love for the Detroit Zoo at Summer Zoomance. This is an adults-only event, featuring cash bars, complimentary tram...

  • Wild Summer Nights - Detroit Children's Choir
    06:30 PM - 08/19/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with its annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • Wild Summer Nights - The Verve Pipe
    06:30 PM - 08/12/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with its annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • Wild Summer Nights - Taylor Taylor
    06:30 PM - 08/05/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with its annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • Wild Beasts Wild Wine
    06:00 PM - 07/31/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Check out the Detroit Zoo after-hours at Wild Beasts Wild Wine. Experience the famous Detroit Zoo habitats while sampling wines from more than 40 different wineries...

  • Wild Beasts Wild Wine - SOLD OUT
    06:00 PM - 07/31/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    *This event is sold out.* Raise a glass to wildlife at the Detroit Zoo's Wild Beasts Wild Wine. This adults-only event will allow guests to sample wine from more...

  • Wild Summer Nights – Mr. Seley and the Troublemakers
    06:30 PM - 07/29/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with its annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • Wild Summer Nights – Michigan Opera Theatre
    06:30 PM - 07/22/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with its annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • 2nd Annual Dystance4Dystonia Detroit Zoo Walk
    07:30 AM - 07/19/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Join us for a day at the zoo in support of the DMRF. Cost $25 per adult walker/Children under 11 are $15. Fee includes all day admission to the zoo, dystonia t-shirt...

  • Wild Summer Nights – Starfarm
    06:30 PM - 07/15/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with its annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • Summer Zoomance - July
    06:00 PM - 07/09/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Adults are invited to rekindle their childhood love for the Detroit Zoo at Summer Zoomance. This is an adults-only event, featuring cash bars, complimentary tram...

  • Wild Summer Nights – iHeartRadio Family Night
    06:30 PM - 07/08/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with its annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • Wild Summer Nights - The Sun Messengers
    06:30 PM - 07/01/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with its annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s...

  • Sunset at the Zoo
    07:00 PM - 06/12/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Join the Detroit Zoological Society and co-chairs Ashley Crain and Kelle Ilitch for our spectacular annual fundraising gala Sunset at the Zoo "Summer Chill", celebrating...

  • Dinosauria
    09:15 AM - 05/22/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Forty life-like animatronic dinosaurs are taking up residence at the Detroit Zoo to provide a thrilling experience for visitors of all ages from May 22 to September...

  • Victoria Day
    09:00 AM - 05/18/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Canadians looking for a “wild” way to celebrate Victoria Day can find it across the border at the Detroit Zoo. On Monday, May 18, Canadian currency will be accepted...

  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo
    10:00 AM - 05/16/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo and Michigan Humane Society, in collaboration with more than 30 local animal welfare organizations, will host the semi-annual event Meet Your Best...

  • Meet your Best Friend at the Zoo !!!
    10:00 AM - 05/16/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Come MEET you new BFF !!! The Detroit Zoo and Michigan Humane Society, in collaboration with more than 30 local animal welfare organizations, will host the semi-annual...

  • Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo
    01:00 PM - 05/15/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    The Detroit Zoo and Michigan Humane Society, in collaboration with more than 30 local animal welfare organizations, will host the semi-annual event Meet Your Best...

  • Mother’s Day Breakfast
    08:00 AM - 05/10/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Moms and their families are invited to celebrate Mother’s Day at the Detroit Zoo, starting with a delicious buffet breakfast among the butterflies. Mother’s...

  • Zoo Brew
    06:00 PM - 05/07/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    This event is SOLD OUT. Lions and tigers and beers ... oh, my! Zoo Brew will feature unique beers from select Michigan craft breweries, live music and food for...

  • Tri-County Senior Day
    10:00 AM - 04/29/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Senior citizens residing in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are invited to enjoy a special day at the Detroit Zoo on Senior Day. Seniors 62 and older and a caregiver...

  • GreenFest
    09:00 AM - 04/19/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    GreenFest, the Detroit Zoo's annual celebration of Earth Day, includes Earth-friendly crafts, an endangered species scavenger hunt, zookeeper talks and exhibits...

  • GreenFest
    09:00 AM - 04/18/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    GreenFest, the Detroit Zoo's annual celebration of Earth Day, includes Earth-friendly crafts, an endangered species scavenger hunt, zookeeper talks and exhibits...

  • Bunnyville
    09:00 AM - 04/04/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Hop on over to Bunnyville at the Detroit Zoo April 3-4! An “egg-stravaganza” of family fun is planned for the Detroit Zoo’s 24th annual Bunnyville celebration,...

  • Bunnyville
    09:00 AM - 04/03/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Hop on over to Bunnyville at the Detroit Zoo April 3-4! An “egg-stravaganza” of family fun is planned for the Detroit Zoo’s 24th annual Bunnyville celebration,...

  • Wild Winter Safari Social
    11:00 AM - 03/08/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Escape the winter “blahs” with hot drinks and cool treats. Ice cream and hot cocoa will be available for purchase at a discount. Animal arts and crafts, face...

  • Wild Winter Safari Social
    11:00 AM - 03/07/2015

    At Detroit Zoo

    Escape the winter “blahs” with hot drinks and cool treats. Ice cream and hot cocoa will be available for purchase at a discount. Animal arts and crafts, face...

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