​Animals and All That Jazz

​July 5, 12, 19, 26; Aug. 2 • 5:30-7:30pm

This Thursday night tradition is returning​ for the 31st  year! Animals & All That Jazz will have its second year under the Bicentennial Pavilion to offer more space to eat, drink, sit back or dance. The summer concert series featured sensational music from all genres of jazz and artists.

Come play early at the Zoo and stay late for a night of jazz with music! Walk the Zoo while listening to the music or stay in closer near the stage. Best of all, experience the ambience of the Zoo after hours along with:

  • Music: Performed live 

  • Food: Great specialty food stations feature a new menu for purchase each night

  • Beverages: A full bar, featuring beer sampling for those 21 years and older

  • Animals: On exhibit until 7pm

  • Rides: Available until 7pm.  Zoo Members: Ride tickets are only $1 per ride from 5-7pm​


​Concerts are weather protected under the Zoo's beautiful all-new Bicentennial Pavilion. Tables are open on a first-come, first-serve basis.


  • Concerts are free for Zoo members and included with regular admission.

  • Make the most of your day by coming out early and staying late.

  • Enjoy a full day at the Zoo, save time and save money by purchasing tickets in advance online​ or at Indiana Members Credit Union locations.