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January 2020

PURCHASE EARLY BIRD TICKETS : 10th Annual ‘Tails in the Trails

January 3 - March 31

Mark your calendars for a fabulous fundraiser benefiting new homes for Birmingham Zoo resident Bobcat and future resident Cougar! Your Birmingham Zoo’s Junior Board invites you to their 10th Annual ‘Tails in the Trails blowout on Friday, May 1, 2020 from 6:30pm until 10:00pm. Party down on the fabulous new Hugh Kaul Plaza for an outdoor celebration with live music by Nationwide Coverage, foodie favorites from area restaurants, open beer and wine bar with a signature cocktail, silent auction and Ambassador…

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March 2020

Spring Audubon Talk: Molly Adams, Founder of the Feminist Bird Club hosted by the Birmingham Zoo

March 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us on Friday, March 6 for the fourth seasonal Audubon Talk hosted by the Birmingham Zoo with special guest Molly Adams, Founder and President of the Feminist Bird Club as well as Advocacy and Outreach Manager for New York City Audubon. Molly will discuss the history and evolving mission of the Feminist Bird Club, and ways this work is informed by her new position at NYC Audubon. This talk will include an overview of the NYC Audubon’s success in…

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Brunch with the Bachelors : Meet the Birmingham Zoo’s Bachelor Herd

March 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join the Birmingham Zoo on Sunday, March 15 starting at 10:00am for a new and one of a kind experience with our African elephant bachelor herd! Our pachyderm party is a premier event with your favorite bachelors: Bulwagi, Luti and Gadze, plus an intimate group of their biggest admirers. Enjoy dining al fresco at the Boma Yard while the elephants roam close by! A full breakfast menu will be served buffet-style with a Mimosa and Bloody Mary cash bar. After…

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Career Day at the Zoo 2020

March 19 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join us for our annual Career Day featuring the fantastic staff of the Birmingham Zoo! The event is a wonderful opportunity for guests of all ages to learn about the many exciting and unique careers at the Zoo. Guests can enjoy meeting staffers and learning what inspires their passion to conserve the natural world!   PRICE $5 per guest PURCHASE CAREER DAY TICKETS LOCATION Henley Park  

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April 2020

Farm Day 2020

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join us on Saturday, April 18 from 10am until 2pm for our annual Farm Day at the Birmingham Zoo! Festivities will take place at Children’s Zoo and Alabama Wilds and will host various activities and vendors. Tractors, weaving, and horseshoe-making demonstrations are just a few of the activities you’ll find around the Alabama Barn. Guests to the event will learn how farmers can be good neighbors to some of our local wildlife, including black bears and gopher tortoises. Farm Day…

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May 2020

10th Annual ‘Tails in the Trails

May 1 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Mark your calendars for a fabulous fundraiser benefiting new homes for Birmingham Zoo resident Bobcat and future resident Cougar! Your Birmingham Zoo’s Junior Board invites you to their 10th Annual ‘Tails in the Trails blowout on Friday, May 1 from 6:30pm until 10:00pm. Party down on the fabulous new Hugh Kaul Plaza for an outdoor celebration with live music by Nationwide Coverage, foodie favorites from area restaurants, open beer and wine bar with a signature cocktail, silent auction and Ambassador animals!…

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15th Annual ZooRun 5k : Run for Future Rangers

May 16 @ 7:30 am - 10:00 am

SAVE THE DATE 15th Annual ZooRun 5k Run for Future Rangers May 16, 2020! Organized each year by the Birmingham Chapter of the Association of Zoo Keepers, ZooRun is a family-friendly event featuring races for both adults and kids! Join us at the Birmingham Zoo for an exciting and exhilarating run around the Zoo and the community, ending at Henley Park! REGISTER HERE!     The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers strives toward providing continuing education,…

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June 2020

Save The Date! 6th Annual Zoo, Brews & Full Moon Bar-B-Que Event at the Birmingham Zoo

June 27 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join the Birmingham Zoo on Saturday, June 27 from 5:30pm-8:30pm as we kick-off our 6th annual Zoo, Brews & Full Moon Bar-B-Que event! Craft beer fans will love and enjoy a fantastic selection of drinks from some of the finest specialty brews around. Enjoy samplings from local and regional breweries from all over Alabama and the southeast. In addition to beer, there will be plenty of other libations, including wines and non-alcoholic beverages. Attendees will also delight in a tasty…

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September 2020

ZooRendezvous Presented By IBERIABANK

September 10 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Birmingham Zoo cordially invites you to join us for ZooRendezvous on Thursday, September 10 at 7:00om until 10:00pm! Dine, dance and toast to our special 65th zooversary luau with IBERIABANK as our ZooRendezvous Presenting Sponsor. Party on the Hugh Kaul Welcome Plaza Hawaiian-style with music by Electric Avenue and thrill to Hula Dancers, Fire Performances, and Island Drummers. More event details to come; until then–Aloha! ZooRendezvous is a 21+ event.   WHEN Thursday, September 10,  2020 7:00pm – 10:00pm…

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