Palm Beach Zoo 2017 Spring and Summer Events

Traveling is in the air. With spring breaks starting and summer holidays not too far off, people will be traveling all over. If you are heading to Palm Beach anytime during your spring or summer vacation be sure to note the Palm Beach Zoo special events! As one of your trusted travel sources, we are excited to share some of the upcoming Palm Beach Zoo special events!

Palm Beach Zoo’s “Brew at the Zoo”: Saturday, April 1, 5:30p-9:00p: Hope you got your ticket for this because it’s sold out this year. It’s sure to be a fun event, and I can’t wait to see the photos you have as you share them on Twitter and Instagram.

“Roseate Spoonbills in Florida Bay: A Pink Canary in a Coal Mine” by Dr. Jerry Lorenz: Thursday, April 6, 6:00p-8:00p You’re invited to the final award-winning Conservation Leadership Lecture Series event of 2017! The evening includes a cocktail hour featuring hors d’oeuvres, and awesome animal encounters. Take part as Florida Bay expert and State Research Director for Audubon Florida, Dr. Jerry Lorenz, takes you on a journey with one of Florida’s most recognizable species, the Roseate Spoonbill. For more information and to purchase tickets head here:

Breakfast with the Bunny (April 8, 9, 15 from 8:30a -10:00a) –This family-friendly event will be a highly for kids. It sells out fast so be sure to get your tickets. At Palm Beach Zoo Breakfast with the bunny, you get to enjoy a hot breakfast buffet in the Lakeside Tropics Cafe, have an adventure with up-close animal encounters, get your photo with the Easter Bunny and more. Of course, what’s an Easter event without an egg hunt! Learn more and register for the fun at

Party for the Planet: Saturday, April 22, 11:00a – 2:00p – Find out what steps you can take that will make a difference for animals all over the world. Palm Beach Zoo “Party for the Planet” will teach, engage and have fun activities for everyone in the family. Some of the activities include eco-friendly crafts and face painting. Activities are free with zoo admission.

Food Truck Safari: Saturday, April 22, 4:30p – 9:00p – Enjoy your favorite wildlife and some great food during Palm Beach Zoo “Food Truck Safari.” Gourmet food trucks will be throughout the zoo, plus there will be two locations with live music and two cash bars. For more information check

Stacey Konwiser Memorial Save The Tiger 5K: Saturday, May 20, 7:30a – REGISTRATION IS OPEN to Run or Walk on May 20th! Proceeds from this run/walk help to support the Wildlife Conservation Society atEndau Rompin National Park in Malaysia to protect tigers (did you know there are fewer than 250 Malaysian tigers left in the wild) and their habitat. As you take part in the run, you will go directly past the Tiger River habitat. Every runner gets a tech-style, short-sleeve, polyester, running shirt available in men’s and women’s sizes. For more info and to register, visit

On top of the special events, there is Story Time at the Zoo (Saturday’s at 10:30 a.m.) and the Girl Scout badge program is back. Please note pre-registration is required for the Girl Scout programs, and you can find out how here:

Palm Beach Zoo has a lot of exciting happenings. So be sure to check them out if your vacation is taking you to the Palm Beach area!

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