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Come and be a part of all the new and exciting activities taking place throughout the year at the Edmonton Valley Zoo. Learn about the animals in their habitats while you play and have fun!

Close-up photo of a pink rose. Wine and Wildlife - Awesome Invertebrates!

Date: CANCELLED due to weather conditions
Cost: $50

What is the connection between elephants and millipedes? Join Pete Heule from the Royal Alberta Museum as he answers this question and others as he shows us some of the amazing "bugs" from the museum's Bug Room. Enjoy a glass of wine and some appetizers as we take a look at the importance of invertebrates, both at the Zoo and out in the wider world.

Pregistration required; course code 572211. Adult only event.

The Lost Mummy. Boo at the Zoo!

Date: Sunday October 23, 2016
Time: 11am-4pm
Cost: Regular Admission

Get Closer… Be Not Afraid this Halloween! Wear your coolest costume and bring your environmentally friendly trick or treat bags while you “Get Closer” to the wonders of the animal kingdom. Hands-on science experiments, crafts, extinct animal graveyards, and a Witch's Den are just some of the activities that will make Boo at the Zoo one of your Halloween traditions!

The Lost Mummy. Candy Cane Tea

Date: Tuesday December 6, 2016
Time: 1-3pm
Cost: $10

A Christmas celebration just for seniors, the perfect way to relax on a cold December day! Guests can enjoy special performances from the children of 100 Voices as well as engage in amazing educational animal encounters and talks. To wrap up a perfect afternoon, guests will enjoy complimentary tea, hot chocolate and festive baked goodies.

How to Register

  • Register on-line, in person at a Recreation Centre or City Attraction, or by calling 311.

Zoo Event Volunteers

Help with crafts, science activities, animal-themed activities and much more!

Dreamnight at the Zoo

We could not run this event without our amazing sponsors.

Zoo Event Feedback

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For More Information

Edmonton Valley Zoo

13315 Buena Vista Road (87th Avenue)
PO Box 2359
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2R7

Telephone In Edmonton: 311
Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311

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