Zoo Special Event Calendar

Zoo Weekend

Zoo Weekend, March 7-8, 9am - 6pm

  • Date: -  
  • Location: Montgomery Zoo and Mann Wildlife Museum
    2301 Coliseum Parkway
    Montgomery, Alabama 36110
  • Introduction: Festive environment with live entertainment, games, rides, concessions and animals from around the world. Enjoy the many activities, fantastic food and have fun together at an affordable price. It is also an excellent opportunity to take advantage of discounted memberships.

YOU’RE INVITED to the Montgomery Zoo and Mann Wildlife Learning Museum’s 44th Annual Zoo Weekend Saturday and Sunday, March 7-8, 9am - 6pm daily. 

During this two-day event the Montgomery Zoo is transformed into a amazing carnival like atmosphere for everyone from two to 92, with two stages of entertainment, games, rides, bouncy houses, giant inflatable slides, pony and camel rides, petting zoo, animal encounters, Montgomery Fire Department’s Smoke House, Montgomery Police Department K-9 Unit, live animal presentations, concessions, baked goodies, and more. Special appearances include Zoobeedoo, Big Mo, McGruff the Crime Dog, 501st Legion Vader’s Fist Star Wars characters, and the characters from Lisa’s Party Palace.

Zoo Weekend is our biggest fundraiser of the year.  All event proceeds from this event will be contributed to the construction of a new reptile facility with its featuring animals including the critically endangered, Indian Gharial, Komodo Dragon, and King Cobra.

Admission fees are:
     -- Adults: $17
     -- Children (3-12 years old): $13
     -- Toddlers (2 years old and younger): FREE
     -- Montgomery Zoo members: FREE
     -- Discounted memberships available

Game/Ride Tickets are $5 per sheet of ten tickets.  Most games/rides require at least 2 tickets.  Animal Encounters and other Zoo Attractions like the train, Zoofari Skylift, animal encounters and petting zoo require anywhere from six to 10 tickets.

Zoo Weekend is also an excellent opportunity to take advantage of discounted annual memberships.  Annual memberships are discounted $10 through March 25th. 

We would like to thank our major event sponsors Cumulus Broadcasting (Mix 103.3, Fox 95.1, WLWI 92.3 and Y-102), WCOV FOX 20, McDonald's | Murphy Family Restaurants,  City of Montgomery, and the Montgomery Area Zoological Society.

For more information, please call the Zoo @ (334) 625-4900. 

See you at the ZOO WEEKEND!

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