Schedule of Events:
Wildlife Detective Field Station | Weekends & Holidays | 10 am – 5 pm
Explore Florida’s past and present at Brevard Zoo’s newest attraction, the Wildlife Detective Field Station! Use scientific tools to uncover real fossils found right here in the Sunshine State. Marvel at the remains of mammoths, giant ground sloths and other prehistoric creatures.
Once you’ve brushed up on your fossil knowledge, race to get the top score on the Mystery Trail. With 20 minutes on the clock, assemble a team to find the clues, unlock boxes and solve the puzzle! Last Mystery Trail admission at 4:30 pm. Recommended for ages eight and up.
For an extra fee, sift through a sluice and take home your very own fossils and minerals!
Terrapin Trot 3k | Saturday, February 9 | 6 – 8:30 am
Zip through the Zoo during our 13th annual 3k race organized by Running Zone Foundation! Participate in the 7 am race (for runners who can finish in under 20 minutes) or the 7:35 am race (for those who need a little more time). A free “kiddie run” follows.
All runners will be entered in a drawing for a $500 Disney gift card. Participants receive 50% off Zoo admission on the day of the race (race number required).
Safari Under the Stars | Saturday, April 27 | 6 – 11 pm
Help us celebrate Brevard Zoo’s 25th anniversary at Safari Under the Stars, one of the county’s most hotly anticipated events. Featuring sumptuous food and drink, world-class entertainment and a thrilling live auction, this fundraiser is a night to remember!
Friday Night: Tony Stewart is a famed race car driver with an incredible 12 championships, including three NASCAR Cups. Aside from being a racing icon, Stewart also supports many organizations focused on animals and children through the Tony Stewart Foundation.
Saturday Noon & Night: Jack Hanna is a legendary animal expert and wildlife conservation champion. Hanna is also known for connecting children to nature through TV, movies as well as personal appearances.
Feeling lucky? Enter the Safari Under the Stars Grand Raffle for a chance to win a trip to Belgium! This epic excursion features luxury accommodations, a once-in-a-lifetime VIP tour of the world-famous Pairi Daiza, $2,000 cash for travel and more.
Travel to beautiful Belgium, a country known for its medieval towns and stunning Renaissance architecture. Spend three magical nights at a luxurious hotel and take a VIP behind-the-scenes tour of the Pairi Daiza—a world-famous zoo built on the grounds of a 12th-century monastery. Travel dates are at your discretion anytime between March and November 2019.
This incredible package includes:
Mother’s Day | Sunday, May 12
In celebration of Mother’s Day, we’re offering free general Zoo admission to moms accompanied by at least one paying child of any age! To take advantage of this promotion, which may not be combined with any other offer, tickets must be purchased in person on Mother’s Day. Moms can also take 50% off the Canopy Walk, Challenge Reloaded, Black Diamond and Zip Only courses at Treetop Trek.
Father’s Day | Sunday, June 16
In celebration of Father’s Day, we’re offering free general Zoo admission to dads accompanied by at least one paying child of any age! To take advantage of this promotion, which may not be combined with any other offer, tickets must be purchased in person on Father’s Day. Dads can also take 50% off the Canopy Walk, Challenge Reloaded, Black Diamond and Zip Only courses at Treetop Trek.