The Zoo is open every day of the year except for Thanksgiving and Christmas Days.Zoo events are a great way for you to support the Alaska Zoo while learning and participating in new experiences. Check back to this page when event ticket links are posted on our home page.
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Race is Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 10am.
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION OPEN from October 16 through November 30, 2014. Fees increase December 1, so register now!
Open to runners of all ages. Your fans get in free, but must be in the zoo by 10am on race day. Race course is 5K (3.1 miles) with a time limit of 90 minutes. Each finisher receives a polar bear mug, finisher's ribbon and hot cocoa at finish line. Bib and goodie pickup on Thursday, January 15 from 4-7pm at the Zoo Gateway Hall. Mandatory race meeting for all runners at 9:45am at the start line on race day.
EARLY BIRD Adult Registration (ages 18 and over): $40 per adultEARLY BIRD Youth Registration (ages 17 and under): $25 per youth
Zoo Lights, they're big, bright, and beautiful. Talk about a winter wonderland! The Alaska's Zoo's parade of animal lights are more colorful and dazzling than ever. Open to all ages. Sponsored by BP, Wells Fargo, Movin 105.7 and KTUU Channel 2.
2014/2015 ZOO LIGHTS SCHEDULE:Nov.28-Jan.31:Thursdays to Sundays weekly from 5-8pm.Christmas Break Bonus (Dec.18-Jan.4): Open nightly, 7 days a week, 5-8pm (closed Dec.25).Feb.1-Mar.8: Thursdays to Sundays weekly from 6:30-8:30pm.
Under 2 - $ free
With an Alaska Zoo Annual Pass: $5 per person.
Without a pass:$7 per person.