Summer Fun at the Philadelphia Zoo: July Events You Won't Want to Miss!

PHIADELPHIA, PA - Make your summer special with a Philadelphia Zoo trip! This July, they've got a fantastic lineup of events for everyone, from animal lovers to beer enthusiasts. Plus, through July 7th, snag a 15% discount on select memberships – a great way to save on future visits!

Summer Fun at the Philadelphia Zoo:
Summer Fun at the Philadelphia Zoo:

July Event Highlights:

  • Conservation Speaker Series: Zoo Amaru (July 12th): Learn about Zoo Amaru's crucial role in amphibian conservation in Ecuador. This informative lecture includes light refreshments and is a great opportunity to support wildlife conservation efforts.
  • Member Evening (July 13th): Members get exclusive after-hours access to the zoo, with live music by the Joe Baione Trio and a chance to experience the exhibits in a more tranquil setting.
  • Wildlife Spotlight Series:
    • Reptiles and Amphibians (July 11th-14th): Discover the fascinating world of turtles, lizards, snakes, frogs, and more in the Reptiles and Amphibians House.
    • Bears (July 18th-21st): Celebrate the zoo's beloved bears with themed activities and learn about their unique characteristics and conservation efforts.
  • Summer Ale Festival (July 20th): Calling all beer lovers! Enjoy seasonal craft beers and ciders, delicious food from local food trucks, and live music under the stars. Members get a special discount on tickets.
  • Member Morning Stroll (July 27th): Beat the heat and the crowds with early access to the zoo, exclusively for members.
  • Christmas in July (July 27th-28th): Get into the holiday spirit a little early with a special visit from Santa! Meet and take photos with jolly old Saint Nick on the zoo pathways.
  • Saving Species Tour (July 31st): Adults only! Embark on an after-hours tour to learn about the zoo's cutting-edge conservation efforts through sex and science. Members receive a discounted rate on tickets.

No matter your interests, there's something for everyone at the Philadelphia Zoo this July. With various engaging events and the chance to experience the wonders of the animal kingdom, it's a summer outing you won't want to miss.