Palm Beach Zoo announces special events for April 2018

Palm Beach Zoo is announcing the following special events and promotions for April 2018:

Brew at the Zoo: April 7, 5:30-9:00P

Tickets are on sale now to BREW AT THE ZOO presented by West Palm Brewery & Wine Vault: Saturday, April 7th. Sample amazing beer from 25 Florida craft breweries, VIP includes food courtesy of Applebee’s Grill & Bar, unique beer samples not included in general admission, and a commemorative t-shirt! Advance tickets are required for this 21+ event, which will sell out! Drink local beer, save wildlife. PURCHASE NOW!


Tracking Great Whites by Chris Fischer: April 12th, 6:00P-8:00P

You’re invited to our final award-winning Conservation Leadership Lecture event of the 2018 series sponsored by Bank of America! Track keystone marine species such as great white and tiger sharks through collaborative shark science with expedition leader Chris Fischer.

Party For The Planet: April 22, 11:00AM

Party for the Planet at Palm Beach Zoo! Every day is Earth Day at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society but, but on this very special day we will be showcasing some of the steps you can commit to that will truly make a difference for animals across the globe! Party for the Planet will be filled with educational, engaging, and fun activities for the entire family – Discover more about the environment, wildlife, and our natural resources with interactive activities and eco-craft stations, up-close animal encounters, and MUCH MORE!

Brand New ‘Creepy Cool’ Behind-the-Scenes Experience 

Are you an adventure seeker? Do you like reptiles? Get up close and personal during this unique behind-the-scenes tour with our sssslithering, scaly, and slimy friends! REGISTER NOW!


Feed The Lorikeets (daily from 10:00am-4:30pm )

Explore the up close and personal escapades of these dynamic birds in our BRAND NEW Lorikeet Loft (from 10:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m. daily).  Nectar pricing (not included with Zoo membership or admission) — $2 per cup or 3 cups for $5.

Education Events


Early Explorers Workshop: April 11th & April 14th

KID-TESTED AND PARENT APPROVED! Join our Early Explorers for an interactive educational experience designed for toddler and preschool-aged children! 

What’s Wild? 

*2-year-olds: 10:00-11:00am, Wednesday, April 11th

*3 & 4 year olds: 10:00-11:30am, Saturday, April 14th

These special themed programs, created for children ages 2-4, include: up-close animal encounters, stories, games, crafts, and visits to animal exhibits throughout the Zoo! Programs for 3-4 year olds also include a snack. One adult is required to attend with each child. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

Girl Scout Badge Programs are Back! 

Is your Girl Scout looking to fulfill badge requirements? Then come have a wild time at the zoo, and earn a badge too! In partnership with the Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida programs are available for Daisies, Brownies, Juniors & Cadettes. Badge Workshops & Journeys may include animal encounters, behind the scenes tours, guided ground tours, crafts, themed activities, and admission to the zoo. Overnight programs include up-close animal encounters, a nocturnal tour, crafts, themed activities, pizza, and a continental breakfast. All programs meet badge requirements.  Pre-registration is required.

The Zoological Society of the Palm Beaches is home to over 550 animals and exists to inspire people to act on behalf of wildlife and the natural world. We advance our conservation mission through endangered species propagation, education and support of conservation initiatives in the field. Our commitment to sustainable business practices elevates our capacity to inspire others. The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society is located at 1301 Summit Boulevard in West Palm Beach, Florida. The Zoo is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day, except Thanksgiving and Christmas. For more information, visit