Signature Events

Find out about what big events are taking place at the Zoo and Garden and order tickets when available.

Boo at the Zoo

October 16–30, 2015 @ 6:00–9:00pm

Hey, kids! Put on your cutest costume for the Zoo’s popular Halloween spook-tacular.

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Lights Before Christmas

Nov 20 – Dec 30, 2015 @ 5:00–9:00pm
**CLOSED NOV 26, DEC 24 AND 25**

Experience Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition.

Rhythm and Blooms

2016 Dates TBA

Music and flowers after hours, Thursdays in May—you won’t experience a night like this anywhere else in Columbia.

Brew at the Zoo

2016 Date TBA

Make plans now to join us for the coolest suds sippin’ safari in Columbia.

Riverbanks ZOOfari

2016 Date TBA

Don’t miss the wildest event in town with the Zoo’s premier fundraiser.

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