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

October

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

November

Scout Day

Saturday, November 6, 10am-3:30pm

Calling all Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts! Lead your own adventure on a special self-guided tour through the zoo with a customized activity booklet! Get inspired by wildlife, and get a head start on earning your badges and adventures. This event takes place outdoors, so please dress for the weather.

Fee: Each booklet is $5 and comes with your choice of a free Brandywine Zoo fun patch!
Admission not included. Pre-registration encouraged.

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