Select Nights November 24 – December 30

Twinkle, shimmer, and shine this season with Zoo Lights! Drive-thru or new walk-thru edition available!


Various dates in December

Enjoy a delicious breakfast or lunch buffet, meet ambassador animals, write a letter to Santa, and deliver it to him right here at the Zoo!

penguins on parade

Saturdays and Sundays beginning December 2nd

Waddling back into weather-permitting weekends this winter, enjoy our Pittsburgh Zoo penguins taking a walk outside the Aquarium. Fun for everyone!

Weather permitting

Please note: based upon current recommendations at time of any Zoo event, COVID safety measures may apply.

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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 specialevents@pittsburghzoo.org