Special Events

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#GivingZOOday | December 1

#GivingZOOday is about the impact zoos and aquariums have on their communities by engaging visitors to be stewards of the environment and saving species from extinction. It’s also about how these institutions give back by mentoring their staff and volunteers to support a wide range of causes. more…


Washed Ashore | November 8 | 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Meet Chompers, a 10-foot shark, and Octavia, a 9-foot octopus, and then watch as giant anemone reef comes to life. We aren’t expanding our aquarium or getting new marine animals. These are just three of the 10 larger-than-life, handcrafted art sculptures coming to Brevard Zoo for a limited time, November 8, 2015-May 8, 2016. Washed Ashore Project features astonishing art installations made exclusively from marine debris that will open your eyes and leave you with a lasting impression. Presented by Bright House Networks. more…


Holiday Happenings | All December long

Strap on your jingle bells and head to the Zoo for a flurry of festive fun! Enjoy a blizzard of activities including animal encounters, games, crafts, live music and the chance to meet Santa Claus. more…

The Raptor Project | January 16-18

They’re the top predators in the sky. Meet eagles, owls and other astonishing birds of prey as part of this touring show and exhibit.

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Science Cafés | Second Wednesday of each month | 6 p.m.

Science Café is a collaboration between the Zoo and the Florida Institute of Technology. It is place where anyone interested in science or technology can discuss topical issues with the help of an expert in the field. Best of all, it is not a lecture! Each session is free and open to the public. more…

Sponsorship opportunities are available for all of the events at the Zoo. For information, please contact Chris Stagman at cstagman@brevardzoo.org or call 321.254.9453 ext. 485.




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