Special Events are FREE with Zoo Admission, unless otherwise noted.

October

Boo at the Zoo is SOLD OUT for all 4 dates! DON’T MISS OUT, BECOME A MEMBER AND BE THE FIRST TO KNOW ABOUT EVENTS!

November

ANIMAL CAREERS VIRTUAL LECTURE SERIES

Sunday, November 1, 11am-12pm

Whether you’re in school, looking for a career, or just plain curious, join the Brandywine Zoo and a number of fascinating professionals for a mini-lecture series focusing on careers working with animals.  Speakers will discuss their career paths, what they do for their jobs, and hold a Q & A session after each presentation.


SCOUT DAYS

Saturday, November 7 & Sunday, November 8, 10am – 3:30pm

CALLING ALL CUB SCOUTS AND GIRL SCOUTS! Lead your own adventure on a special self-guided tour through the zoo! Special activities will be available to help you 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. The requirements for badges and adventures your scout could work toward achieving during this event are listed on the Scout Day page. Please note offerings are subject to change; not all requirements for each badge or adventure will be covered.

December

ANIMAL CAREERS VIRTUAL LECTURE SERIES

Sunday, December 6, 11am-12pm

Whether you’re in school, looking for a career, or just plain curious, join the Brandywine Zoo and a number of fascinating professionals for a mini-lecture series focusing on careers working with animals.  Speakers will discuss their career paths, what they do for their jobs, and hold a Q & A session after each presentation.


Noon Years Eve

Thursday, December 31, 11am – 12:15pm

Program fees will begin charging at Admission Gates starting at 10 am.

Celebrate the New Year Zoo-style by ringing in the New Year at NOON!  We’ll have fun activities and a celebratory atmosphere as the clock strikes 12 (Noon that is)! Program takes place in the zoo, so dress for the weather! Pre-registration encouraged, as tickets are limited. 

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

January

ANIMAL CAREERS VIRTUAL LECTURE SERIES

Sunday, January 3, 11am-12pm

Whether you’re in school, looking for a career, or just plain curious, join the Brandywine Zoo and a number of fascinating professionals for a mini-lecture series focusing on careers working with animals.  Speakers will discuss their career paths, what they do for their jobs, and hold a Q & A session after each presentation.