Signature Events

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

Rhythm and Blooms

May 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2014 @ 6:00–9:00pm

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

Brew at the Zoo

August 1, 2014 @ 7:00–9:30pm

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

Riverbanks ZOOfari

September 26, 2014 @ 7:00pm

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

Boo at the Zoo

October 17–30, 2014 @ 6:00–9:00pm

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

Lights Before Christmas

Nov 21 – Dec 30, 2014 @ 6:00–9:00pm
**CLOSED NOV 27, DEC 24 AND 25**

Experience Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition.

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