Signature Events Find out about what big events are taking place at the Zoo and Garden and order tickets when available. Brew at the Zoo Friday, August 6 | 7:00–9:30pm Join us for the coolest suds sippin’ safari in Columbia. On Sale June 15 More Info Riverbanks ZOOfari September 17 | 7:00pm Don’t miss the wildest event in town with the Zoo’s premier fundraiser. On Sale August 1 More Info Boo at the Zoo October 20–30 | 5:00–9:00pm Hey, kids! Put on your cutest costume for the Zoo’s popular Halloween spook-tacular. On Sale September 1 More Info Lights Before Christmas Select Evenings in November and December | 5:00–9:00pm Experience Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition. On Sale November 1 More Info Wine Tasting at Riverbanks Botanical Garden April 29, 2022 Sip a variety of wines in one of the nation’s most beautiful and inspiring gardens. Ticket Sales TBD More Info Riverbanks Run May 7, 2022 Make tracks to Riverbanks for one wild 5k race that benefits wildlife conservation! Registration TBD More Info Interested in Sponsorship? Learn more.