The Buffalo Zoo offers a wide variety of events throughout the year. Choose from free events, which are included with your paid admission or fee-based events. Most of our events offer an educational component, a program-appropriate craft and animal demonstrations. No matter what type of event you choose, your family is sure to have a fun, educational experience) 995-6133 today!
High Five for the Military!
The Buffalo Zoo is offering a "High Five For the Military" discount on the following dates in 2013:
Flag Day (June 14)
Independence Day (July 4)
Veterans Day (November 11)
Members of the United States military and up to four additional guests will be admitted to the Zoo for a total of $5.00. A valid military ID must be presented at the admission gates to receive discount. The Buffalo Zoo thanks you for your service!
Dadís Dollar Day at the Zoo
Spend time with dad as together you explore the Zoo! Dads get in for $1.00. For more information, please call (716) 837-3900.
Party for the Planet
Presented by the WNY Earth Day Committee
Join local environmental groups, businesses and college organizations at our Party For the Planet fair from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. and explore how you can make healthier choices for you and our environment. For more information, please call (716) 995-6133 or visit www.buffalozoo.org.
(Featuring the Indian rhino and Delta Sonic Heritage Farm animals)
Learn about the Buffalo Zoo's endangered Indian rhinos, and then be sure to stop in to say hello to the animals at the Delta Sonic Heritage Farm for their first ever barn party! The event runs from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. and is free with Zoo admission. The rhinos will be featured from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., and the Delta Sonic Heritage Farm animals will be featured from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Please call the Events Coordinator at (716) 995-6133 or visit www.buffalozoo.org for more information.
WINES IN THE WILD 2013 - Youíre In For A Wild Night
Donít delay, this event sells out, tickets are on sale NOW!
On Wednesday, July 24th, the Pro Zoo Board and the Womenís Board will host the annual Wines in the Wild event at the Buffalo Zoo For only $45 pre-sale, $55 at the door, your ticket includes a variety of food and dessert items, wines and beers, along with some great specialty services vendors.
We also offer a VIP ticket which will allow you one hour early entry, goodie bag and champagne toast at a cost of $100. Only 100 VIP tickets will be sold. Live music and visits from some of your favorite animal ambassadors will highlight the evening. Enjoy a balmy summer evening in one of the most unique environments around as you try your luck at our fantastic basket & silent auctions. This event takes place from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.., rain or shine.
Guests MUST BE at least 21 years or older
The more the merrier, so bring your friends and neighbors to enjoy this wonderful, casual, evening to benefit the Zooís Adopt an Animal program. For further information or to purchase tickets, please call 995-6131. This event is very popular and has sold out the past few years. Donít delay. We look forward to hosting you!
CLICK HERE for standard tickets CLICK HERE for VIP tickets
2013 Buffalo Zoo Photo Contest
Take your best shot at the Buffalo Zoo this year and enter in our Photo Contest. You may win a place in the Womenís Board annual calendar. Best of Show wins the calendar cover! Up to 14 other prizes will be awarded in the general category. Our youth category awards include 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. For more information please call 716) 995-6131
CLICK HERE to download rules and application.