Lined Seahorse

Lined Seahorse

Seahorses are a mix of many different parts and abilities of other animals. They have the head of a horse, the snout of an aardvark, spines like a puffer fish, a pouch of a kangaroo, eyes like a lizard, the tail of a monkey and the ability to change colors like a chameleon.

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Catering at the Zoo

Snow Leopard Soirée

Friday, February 8, 2019
6:30 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Tickets: $220 per person or $1,750 per table of eight

Reservations required; register online at www.syracusezooevents.org or call (315) 435-8511 x8518.

Join us for Friends of the Zoo's annual black-tie gala and winter fundraiser. Proceeds benefit the zoo's education programs. Enjoy an evening filled with fun and festive gourmet dining, music, live and silent auctions and animal greeters.

Sweet Treats

Saturday, February 16, 2019
10 a.m. -- 3 p.m.

Come see the animals get their "valentines." A variety of the zoo’s animals will receive heart-shaped treats throughout the day as part of the zoo’s enrichment program to encourage natural behaviors and enhance their well-being.

Free for members or with paid zoo admission.

Winter Break Activities

Saturday, February 16 - Sunday, February 24
10 a.m. -- 4:30 p.m.

Enjoy the winter break from school with a visit to the zoo! Special keeper chats, animal demonstrations and kids' activities offer a chance to learn what happens behind-the-scenes at zoo exhibits and experience exciting events. 

Special events include St. Joseph's Health Teddy Bear Clinic on February 18, a Super Hero Day on February 21 and Pokemon Go Day on February 22. Visit www.syracusezooevents.org for more info!

Free for members or with paid zoo admission.

St. Joseph's Health Teddy Bear Clinic

Monday, February 18, 2019
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

St. Joseph's Health is sponsoring a Teddy Bear Clinic at the zoo that will be the best ever! Children of all ages and their favorite teddy bear or plush animal are invited to attend this special clinic. Bring your plush friend for a checkup at the zoo! Medical staff from St. Joseph's Health will give your favorite plush animal a full exam and offer any needed "first aid" or surgical treatment. Treat yourself to a temporary tattoo and your plush pal to a fun accessory. An adorable event that also educates kids about health care in a fun, familiar setting.

Free for members or with paid zoo admission.

Mad Hatter Tea Party

Saturday, March 23, 2019
10 - 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 - 2 p.m.
Members $18 per person, non-members $20 per person. Children 2 and under are free but must be included in reservation.

Reservations required; register online at www.syracusezooevents.org or call (315) 435-8511 x8589.

Follow the white rabbit to the zoo for a very special tea party with Alice and the Mad Hatter. Feast on fantastical finger foods, sip Fairytale Punch, play flamingo croquet and join the Queen of Hearts and her magical soldiers for games on the patio. Animal demos, keeper chats and a fun photo booth too! Wear your maddest hat and don’t be late for this enchanting garden party at the zoo.

Breakfast with the Bunny

Saturdays and Sundays, April 7, 13, 14 and 20
9 a.m. and 11 a.m.
Members $15.95 per person, non-members $19.95 per person. Children 2 and under are free but must be included in reservation.

Reservations required; register online at www.syracusezooevents.org or call (315) 435-8511 x8589.

Come visit the Easter Bunny at the zoo and enjoy a fun-filled morning of delicious food and activities. Bring your camera for a photo with our special guest! Ticket includes post-breakfast zoo admission.

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