Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D at Campo Gorilla Reserve
Swing on over to the Zoo for Memorial Day weekend and visit the Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D at Campo Gorilla Reserve! Go hands-on with the Nintendo 3DS game and get a chance to have your picture taken with Donkey Kong himself!
Hang out with the gorillas at 12:30pm daily for a one-of-a-kind opportunity to watch them smash and tear through cardboard barrels to reach the treats inside!
May 24 through May 27, 2013
Comic Jungle at the L.A. Zoo
Dress up as your favorite comic book character and dash over to the Zoo to enjoy fun activities throughout the Zoo and discover which animals have the power of flight, night vision, super strength, and more!
This event is free to GLAZA members and with paid Zoo admission.
June 1 (Saturday) and 2 (Sunday)
Roaring Nights in July
This July, the Los Angeles Zoo will welcome a new kind of wildlife with its Roaring Nights nighttime series. In addition to the rare treat of exploring the Zoo after-hours, Roaring Nights will feature live music from up-and-coming local bands, such as So Many Wizards and CHIEF, a dance party with DJ Morning Star at the Zoo's carousel, and standup comedians holding court at the petting zoo.
Food truck favorites, including Grilled Cheese Truck, Coolhaus, Komodo Truck, and Crepe'n Around, will also be on hand, along with full bar service. Experience nature in a completely new way, with live animal encounters and pop-up zookeeper talks throughout the evening.
Come for the party, stay for the fun, and discover L.A.'s best summer wildlife. All events are 18 and up. Admission is $15 for Zoo members; $18 for non-members. Tickets will be available at the gate each event night. Online tickets will be available starting at 10am on May 31, 2013.
July 11, 18, and 25
7 - 10pm
Each day brings new discoveries as youngsters have the time of their lives going ape over the Zoo's hundreds of amazing animals.
Through fun, safe, engaging activities, your campers will trail blaze through the week. This adventure is one that your child will never forget!
June 17 through August 9, 2013
9am - 3pm
Visit the LAIR!
The LAIR (Living Amphibians, Invertebrates, and Reptiles)
The LAIR houses over 60 species from around the globe. Additionally, this new structure provides a vital establishment for the Zoo’s reptile and amphibian focused conservation initiatives.
There are six visually stunning exhibit areas in the LAIR that include habitats for various unique and endangered amphibian, invertebrate and reptilian species.