Programs & Events
Adventure awaits at ZooAmerica®! Go on a behind-the-scenes animal tour, learn about your favorite animals, do your part to help out, take part in fun zoo crafts, and more. It's all yours to enjoy, experience, and discover at ZooAmerica.
$6 Fridays at ZooAmerica
Every Friday until March 23, 2018 you can experience all the Zoo has to offer for just $6! It is simple, come out to the Zoo on a Friday and stroll our 11 acre walk-through Zoo as you learn about our more than 200 animals from five regions of North America. Offer not available online.
Wild Winter Adventure
December 16, 17, 27, 28, 29 or 30, 2017
This 3 hour program is designed to teach children in grades K-5 how animals deal with the cold and survive the winter. Young animal lovers will explore the Zoo, get up-close and personal with animal encounters, visit the reindeer in Hersheypark, make a craft, and enjoy a snack.
Space is limited and a registration fee is required. For additional information, please call 717-534-3900. To register, complete and mail the registration form:
Watch as our animals get into the holiday spirit with a special winter treat.
Saturday, December 16
- 1 PM - Otters
- 3 PM - Elk
Sunday, December 17
- 1 PM - Bobcats
- 3 PM - Wolves
Wednesday, December 27
- 1 PM - Bears
- 3 PM - Deer
Thursday, December 28
- 1 PM - Alligators
- 3 PM - Great Southwest Mammals
Friday, December 29
- 1 PM - Lynx
- 3 PM - Mountain Lion
Saturday, December 30
- 1 PM - Marten
- 3 PM - Pronghorn
For questions, please call 717-534-3900 or email ZooAmerica@HersheyPA.com.
ALL INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.
Behind The Scenes Tours
Get an insider's look at the zoo, tour non-public spaces or observe our animals as they start their day!Learn More
Schedule one of our group programs at ZooAmerica and dive into the wild of North America – from the forests of the Northeast to the deserts of the Southwest.Learn More
Learn about nature and enjoy crafts, activities, animal encounters, and more!Learn More