Family Month


Go wild for smiles this July during Eat’n Park Family Month! Smiley will be at the Zoo every Saturday in July for Smiley Saturdays. Plus, all kids will receive a free Kids Meal coupon for Eat’n Park.

Presented by Eat’n Park

Breakfast with the animals

Saturdays & Sundays, July 20, 21, 27, 28

Wake up on the wild side at the Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium with this special Christmas in July-themed Breakfast with the Animals! Experience a scrumptious breakfast and an up-close experience with our education ambassador animals.

zoobrew: flock party

Saturday, August 3

What better way to celebrate flamingos than to party like a flock star? Primp yourself in your prettiest pink and prepare to flamingle while enjoying craft beer samples and live music. 

Sponsored by Peoples


Wednesday, August 7

Families with members who have sensory processing needs are invited to explore the Zoo early on these quiet mornings. 

Sip & Swirl

Friday, September 20

Taste wines from regional and national vineyards, sample hors d’oeuvres, and enjoy live music – all while supporting the Zoo’s local and international conservation programs.

Fall-Winter 2024 Sneak Peek

Coming Soon: Jack O’Lantern Extravaganza and Wild Illuminations: A Holiday Lantern Experience

Check back regularly for brand new events and seasonal returning favorites. Want to stay updated on the latest Zoo activities? Subscribe to our monthly Zmail newsletter!

Snack items provided by event vendors may contain or come into contact with WHEAT, EGGS, PEANUTS, TREE NUTS, and MILK. For more information, please email