Palm Beach Zoo Special Events during the month of April are really many of the fun activities that make them the getaway destination in the Palm Beaches. Here is a breakdown of what’s happening at Zoo this month:
How Conservation Science Saves Species
Conservation Leadership Lecture
April 21: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
You’re invited to our final award-winning Conservation Leadership Lecture event of the 2015-2016 year sponsored by Bank of America! Dr. Stuart Pimm, a leader on present day extinctions will host “How Conservation Science Saves Species.” The evening includes a cocktail hour featuring animal experiences and passed hors d’oeuvres. Doors open at 6 p.m.
You may purchase tickets in advance online here →
Party for the Planet | April 23: 10am-3pm
Party for the Planet at Palm Beach Zoo! Every day is Earth Day at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society but, but on this very special day we will be showcasing some of the steps you can commit to that will truly make a difference for animals across the globe! Party for the Planet will be filled with educational, engaging, and fun activities for the entire family – Discover more about the environment, wildlife, and our natural resources with interactive activities and eco-craft stations, up-close animal encounters, and MUCH MORE!
This is one of the Palm Beach Zoo Special Events food lovers, but everyone will appreciate!
Food Truck Safari | April 23: 4:30pm – 9:00pm (This event has been canceled)
Food Truck Safari returns to the Palm Beach Zoo, Saturday, April 23rd. Feed your inner animal at some of Palm Beach County’s best gourmet food trucks inside the Zoo. Enjoy live music, plus up-close animal encounters until the Zoo closes at 9:00pm. Beer and wine are available for guests 21 and older and stay tuned for details about a local brewery tap takeover! Gates open at 4:30pm, truck windows open at 5:00pm with the last ticket being sold at 8:15pm. Get tickets here →
Palm Beach Zoo Special Events: Food Truck Safari Gallery
Education Events: Picnic with the Animals | Toddler Workshop
Wednesday, April 6: 2 year old: 10:00 – 11:30 am
Saturday, April 9: 3 & 4 year old: 10:00 – 11:30 am
Toddler Workshops at Palm Beach Zoo are getting rave reviews! Designed for children ages 2 to 4 years old our Education Department offers age-specific crafts and activities guaranteed to excite and intrigue your child. ‘A Picnic with the Animals’ kicks off Wednesday! You might not like bugs for breakfast, but many of our animals do! Learn about what animals eat in the wild and in the Zoo. Workshops include up-close animal encounters, stories, song or game, crafts, and admission to the zoo. One adult is required to attend the program with children and pre-registration is also required. Register today here →
Zoo Camp 2016
Come for one week or the entire summer! Each week offers a unique wildlife theme as participants experience zoo keeping activities, behind-the-scenes tours, scavenger hunts, enriching conservation education activities, and interactive fountain time.
Each day, participants will enjoy up-close animal encounters, animal exhibit visits, crafts, games, and much more! We offer programs for ages 5 to 17. More information here →
For more information about upcoming Palm Beach Zoo Special Events, visit: www.palmbeachzoo.org