Go Wild at the Zoo This February
Wild Lights, one of the most popular attractions at the Louisville Zoo, is back. This special nighttime event will show you the zoo in a whole new way. If you haven’t seen the wild lights at the zoo yet, this February is your chance.
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 26, 2024 in Louisville Events
Have a Wild Date Night at the Louisville Zoo This February
February is a month for romance. You probably think of candlelit dinners, evenings out dancing, red roses and champagne when you think of romance. But anything can be romantic. And the zoo can be a surprisingly romantic place. This February, walk on ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 13, 2024 in Louisville Events
Run or Walk Throo the Zoo November 11
Want to go for a walk or run through the wildest part of town? Join in the Throo the Zoo event this November for a 5K. This event has been a part of the zoo for 30 years, so obviously something about it is working!
Going Throo the Zoo
Admission is ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 9, 2023 in Louisville Events
It's Time for Monarchs and Mimosas at the Zoo September 9
How do you feel about pretty butterflies and champagne? Call it butterflies and booze or Monarchs and Mimosas, either way you will learn more about these beautiful creatures and have a champagne-infused morning at the zoo.
Breakfast at the Zoo
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 2, 2023 in Louisville Events
See the LEGO Animals at the Louisville Zoo This August
The Louisville Zoo is full of exotic and interesting animals all through the year, not to mention all the landscaping you can find all over the zoo grounds. But this August, something a little different is here. This August, the Louisville Zoo is ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 26, 2023 in Louisville Events
Take Your Tot on a Sippy Cup Stroll November 2
Take your little one on a Sippy Cup Stroll through the Louisville Zoo. They will get to look at the bears who live in the zoo and after the walk, they’ll spend time playing in the Cub House. Kids will get to learn and play and they’ll be ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 2, 2022 in Louisville Events
Taste Beer and Wine with Wild Animals August 27
How many opportunities are you going to have to sip on beer and wine while you watch cheetahs? This August, that’s exactly what you can do at the zoo. It’s Brew at the Louisville Zoo, so come thirsty.
Beer and Wine at the Zoo
During this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 23, 2022 in Louisville Events
See the IncrediBUGS at the Zoo This July
Some of nature's most incredible creations are tiny. But this July at IncrediBUGS at the Louisville Zoo, they're huge. Insects are taking over the zoo this July, so you can learn more about these amazing little creatures, sorry, huge creatures....
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 14, 2022 in Louisville Events
Celebrate Mother’s Day at the Zoo May 8
On Mother’s Day this year, all moms are admitted to the Louisville Zoo for free. It’s spring and it’s a great time to go see the animals at the zoo. There are lots of mom animals here, not to mention their adorable babies. Go see ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 8, 2022 in Louisville Events
Go Wild at the Louisville Zoo This March
Wild lights are back at the zoo and that means nights just got a whole lot brighter. Now is your chance to see this amazing display of more than 50,000 light bulbs illuminating the pretty plants and walkways of the Louisville Zoo.
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 31, 2022 in Louisville Events
Head to Boo at the Zoo This October
For more than 40 years, Boo at the Zoo has been offering up Halloween delights for children in Louisville. When you're here, it's easy to feel like a kid no matter how old you are. Here, storybook characters come to life.
Halloween at the Zoo
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 10, 2021 in Louisville Events
Meet the Sloths at the Louisville Zoo This August
Go meet the new sloths at the zoo this August. If you go during the Sloth-Tastic Summer Weekend, you can try sloth-tastic granola bars. The Louisville Zoo is packed with other great animals to meet as well.
The Sloth-Tastic Summer ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 28, 2021 in Louisville Events
Go on a Dino Quest This July
If you go to the Louisville Zoo this July, be prepared. The zoo has changed to become, Jurassic Zoo! Dino Quest has come to the Louisville Zoo. This new attraction is super cool and absolutely enormous. Both kids and adults are sure to be impressed ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 14, 2021 in Louisville Events
Sip Cocktails on the Wild Side April 20
Have you seen the wild lights at the Louisville Zoo yet? This April, you can see the lights while you stroll through the zoo sipping a cocktail. This is taking a walk on the wild side, with a twist!
Sip and Stroll
Imagine what it might be like if a ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 20, 2021 in Louisville Events
Get Wild at the Zoo This March
Head to the zoo this March to see one of the largest lantern festivals in the entire U.S. More than 50,000 bulbs will create an enchanted atmosphere and give the zoo an amazing new look that's like nothing you've ever seen before. You'll definitely ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 21, 2021 in Louisville Events
Go to the Zoo This March
It's probably been a long time since you felt totally normal. So this March, do something normal and go to the zoo. Yes, the Louisville Zoo is open and the animals would love to see you. Mask policies and social distancing are enforced but mostly, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 12, 2021 in Louisville Events
Have a Boo at the Zoo This October
Head to the center of the city for Boo at the Zoo this October. This is a kid-friendly Halloween-themed event that’s very fun and very safe for all.
A Night at the Zoo
Boo at the Zoo lasts every Thursday through Sunday night in October from 5 ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 12, 2020 in Louisville Events
Celebrate Butterflies September 19
Head to Flutter Fest at the Louisville Zoo this September to see a truly spectacular sight: the Monarch butterfly migration. You’ll get the chance to learn more about these incredible beauties during your day at the zoo.
Flight of the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 17, 2020 in Louisville Events
Go Wild at the Zoo This August
See the Louisville Zoo in a way you’ve never seen it before this August at the Wild Lights Asian Lantern Festival. This event runs all month long every Thursday through Sunday night, so you can see it more than once. In fact, you’re ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 7, 2020 in Louisville Events
Go Back to the Louisville Zoo This June
The Louisville Zoo is finally opening back up again this June. Beginning on the 26th, people will be allowed to go visit the animals here. There are strict rules in place to keep everyone safe, but the animals are just as fun to see as ever.
A Visit ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 30, 2020 in Louisville Events