2017 Zoo Events

​​​March 17-Sept. 10​Butterfly Kaleidoscope
presented by Citizens Energy Group
​March 25​*Elegant Vintages International Wine Auction • 6-11pm • Conrad Hotel
presented by Fifth Third Private Bank​
April 8-9Power Recycling Weekend • 9am-3pm
April 15​*Members' Only Breakfast with the Bunny
April 15-16Easter Weekend​
April 22Naturally Inspired Paint Out Day 
presented by The Great Frame Up Downtown
May 13-14Mother’s Day Weekend
May 20​Bowling for Rhinos​ • hours and location TBD
hosted by Indy Chapter of American Association of Zoo Keepers
May 24​Zoopolis 500​ • 10:30am-12:30pm 
presented by American Dairy Association
​May 27-Sept. 13​Magnificent Macaws
presented by Central Indiana Honda Dealers
June 1-Aug. 23Naturally Inspired Art Show 
presented by The Great Frame Up Downtown
June 9*Zoobilation: Tropical Adventure • 5:30pm-midnight (Zoo closed)
presented by Indianapolis Power & Light Company
June 16, 23, 30;
July 7, 14
Zoolapalooza Concert Series • 5:30-8:30pm​
July 6, 13, 20, 27;
Aug. 3
Animals and All That Jazz Concert Series • 5:30-8:30pm
Aug. 5Lion Awareness Day • 10am-2pm
presented by MainSource Bank​
Aug. 24​*Naturally Inspired Silent Auction • 5:30-7:30pm
presented by The Great Frame Up Downtown
Sept. 17 Hispanic Heritage Fiesta • Noon-4pm
presented by Indiana Donor Network

Sept. 23​Tailgating for Tigers • hours and location TBD
hosted by Indy Chapter of American Association of Zoo Keepers
Oct. 5-8, 12-15, 19-22, 26-29ZooBoo • 2-7pm​
presented by Central Indiana Honda Dealers
Nov. 4-5Power Recycling Weekend​ • 9am-3pm
Dec. 2 & 9​*Members' Only Breakfast with Santa
Nov. 24-26, 29-30; Dec. 1-3, 6-10, 13-23, 26-30Christmas ​at the Zoo • 5-9pm (open until 10pm Friday-Saturday; Zoo closed Dec. 24-25, Dec. 31-Jan. 1)​
presented by Teachers Credit Union and Donatos​​

*Reservations required.  

Events dates are subject to change. Special hours and locations are noted.​​