Facial Covering Guidelines: Face masks will be required indoors regardless of vaccination status. This includes the Gift Shop, Administration Building and Education classrooms.

October

Clues at the Zoo: An Escape Room Experience

Friday, October 8, 5-7:30pm
Recommended for ages 15+

Join us after-hours for a special escape room-style adventure! Grab your family or friends and get ready to hunt for clues and solve some puzzles. This experience is recommended for ages 15+. Snacks and beverages (including beer for those 21 and over) will be available for purchase. To participate, this event requires one cell phone with data per group to watch videos and complete tasks. Phone charging stations and wi-fi are not available at the zoo.

Members: $20 | Non-members: $25


Boo at the Zoo

Friday, October 22, Saturday, October 23 & Sunday, October 24, 10am – 3pm

Celebrate Halloween Brandywine Zoo-style with this merry, not scary, event. All are invited to wear costumes while visiting the zoo animals. Plenty of treats and activities. Kids will receive a pre-packaged treat bag at the end! Members DO NOT need to register for this event! Tickets available at door and online. Online purchase recommended. 

Members: Free | Non-members: $7/person | Children under 3: FREE

December

Santa at the Zoo

Saturday & Sunday, December 11 & 12, 10am – 12pm

Get your photos with Santa at this Winter Wonderland event! Enjoy a holiday treat, free hot chocolate and fun holiday activities!. Members MUST register for this event! Tickets available at the door and online. Online purchase recommended. 

Members: Free | Non-members: $7/person


Noon Year’s Eve

Friday, December 31, 11am – 12:15pm

Celebrate the New Year Zoo-style by ringing in the New Year at NOON! We’ll have crafts, a celebratory atmosphere and of course a sparkling cider toast as the clock strikes 12 (Noon that is!) Program takes place in the zoo so dress for the weather! Members MUST register for this event! Tickets are available online and at gate. Online purchase recommended.

Members: Free | Non-members: $5/person