Special Events

The Lincoln Park Zoo holds a variety of special events thought out the year including our Easter Eggstravaganza Event, Farm Fun at the Zoo, Halloween Zoo Boo and Lights in Lincoln Park.  Check out the links to the left for detailed information on special events and activities at the Lincoln Park Zoo.   The BEST. LITTLE. ZOO.

EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA: Saturday, April 8, 2023

A pre-Easter celebration with games, activities and concessions from 10am-2pm! This event is Co-Sponsored by the Sunrise Optimists and HP Enterprises. 


World Migratory Bird Day: Saturday, May 13,  2023

Come and celebrate the migration of nearly 350 species of migratory from wintering sites to summer nesting sites. Learn about birds and bird conservation through fun activities and games! This event will be held at the Lincoln Park Zoo from 1:00 pm- 4:00pm. 

Farm Fun at the Zoo: Saturday, July 15, 2023

Join us for a day of games and fun activities all relating to farming! Farm Fun at the Zoo will be from 11:00 am- 2:00 pm at the Big Red Barn. 

Halloween ZOO BOO
Saturday, October 28, 2023

A day of howling, ghoulish fun activities for everyone! Zoo Boo will be from 1:00 pm- 4:00 pm. 

Lights in Lincoln Park ~ 

Capture the Wonder! 
November 24, 2023 - December 9, 2023 (Thursday, Friday, Saturday only)
 December 14, 2023 - December 28, 2023   (Every Night) 
 Family Night Fun Walk: Tuesday, November 21 and Friday, December 29

Mark your calendars for this year's dazzling light show at Lincoln Park. Drive through nights and the Family Fun Walks are all 5:00  pm - 8:00 pm. Visit Santa every Friday Night in Cabin 1 and enjoy free hot cocoa and cookies while you visit!