Palm Beach Zoo Events: September 2017

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Palm Beach Zoo announces the following special events and promotions for September 2017: 

Kids Free Labor Day Weekend: Friday, September 1-Monday, September 4

It's our 4th annual KIDS FREE LABOR DAY WEEKEND! To celebrate all of South Florida's hard-working parents, kids under 13 years of age receive FREE admission with a paid, regular-price, adult admission. (Limit 6 free child admissions per paid adult). Children under 3-years-old are always free. *Offer cannot be combined with additional discounts

  • Noisy Neighbors DJ's will be spinning fun music in the Fountain Plaza 10am-4pm Saturday through Monday!
  • This year we've also added theFPL SolarNow Cooling Party on Sunday & Monday.
  • Take your turn in the cooling cube courtesy of FPL SolarNow. You'll find the Cooling Party in the Fountain Plaza and there's no charge for your instant cool down!

Save the Jaguar 5K: Saturday, September 2, 7:30a-9a

Run or walk to help save jaguars. Every runner receives a tech-style T-shirt available in men's and women's sizes. All registrations also include Zoo admission, so be sure to visit our newest addition, #Fiona, in the Jaguar Habitat sponsored by Jaguar PalmBeach. A portion of the proceeds supports our partnership with the Wildlife Conservation Society to protect jaguars & their habitat at the Madidi-Tambopata Landscape in Bolivia. Advance registration is open thru noon on September 1 at

Brew 2 At The Zoo: Saturday, September 16, 5:30p–9p

Sample amazing craft beers from 25 South Florida breweries.  There’s live music and great food available.  This is a 21 and older event, no exceptions.  Advance ticket purchase required. Learn more at

Early Explorers: Wednesday, September 20 & Saturday, September 23

Animal Alphabet A to F:

  • 2 year olds: 10:00 - 11:00 am Wednesday, September 20th
  • 3 & 4 year olds: 10:00 - 11:30 am Saturday, September 23rd

Join our Early Explorers for an interactive educational experience designed for toddler and preschool-aged children! These special themed programs, created for children ages 2-4, include: up-close animal encounters, stories, games, crafts, and visits to animal exhibits throughout the Zoo! Programs for 3-4 year olds also include a snack. One adult is required to attend with each child. Pre-registration is required.

Girl Scout Badge Programs are Back! 

Is your Girl Scout looking to fulfill badge requirements? Then come have a wild time at the zoo, and earn a badge too! In partnership with the Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida programs are available for Daisies, Brownies, Juniors & Cadettes. Badge Workshops & Journeys may include animal encounters, behind the scenes tours, guided ground tours, crafts, themed activities, and admission to the zoo. Overnight programs include up-close animal encounters, a nocturnal tour, crafts, themed activities, pizza, and a continental breakfast. All programs meet badge requirements.  Pre-registration is required for all programs. Click the link for more info.


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