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Zoo Nights

June 13 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


For our 21+ guests:

Zoo Nights is where casual meets captivating! This adult-exclusive extravaganza boasts delectable delights from nearby eateries and drinks from local breweries and wineries. Explore the zoo after hours, mingling with curious creatures and creating unforgettable moments. Zoo Nights is the ultimate mix of relaxation and exploration, tailor-made for an evening of fun with friends and family.

*All the food samples are included as well as three drink tickets. Additional drink tickets are available for purchase.

New this year we are offering our new Designated Driver ticket! Those who purchase a “DD” ticket will receive a wristband and 2 tickets that they can redeem for full non-alcoholic drink(s) at any of the Zoo Bars all while enjoying tastings of food vendors while participating in the other activities throughout the zoo. The Designated Driver does still need to be at least 21 years old to attend the event.


Event Sponsors

At Potter Park Zoo, we’re dedicated to ensuring all our guests enjoy our events responsibly. That’s why we’re pleased to offer a designated driver ticket at a reduced rate for Zoo Nights! We’re thrilled to have Shaheen Chevrolet join us as our Designated Driver sponsor.

Relax. And enjoy the Shaheen difference!



Biggby Coffee is the official coffee sponsor for Zoo Nights! After an evening of wild adventures, grab a delicious cup of Biggby Coffee on your way out. Sip, savor, and enjoy a cozy treat as you wind down your night at the zoo.

We believe coffee brings people together


Drink Vendors


Food Vendors

*Kona Ice will be available for purchase at the event.





June 13
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm