Cinema Safari: Jaws

Cameron Park Zoo

Join us at the zoo for a showing of Jaws June 16th! We will be under the stars enjoying a movie while the animals are asleep. Guests are encouraged to bring picnic blankets and lawn chairs. Tickets are $5 per person. Food will be available for purchase. No outside food or drink will be allowed […]

30th Birthday Party

Keep the celebration going! Join us on July 15th & 16th to celebrate Cameron Park Zoo's 30th birthday! We will have live music, face painting, and food trucks on site. Plus, as our special gift to you, enjoy 30% off admission (cannot be combined with other discounts & valid on site only)! Keeper Chats: Flower […]

30th Birthday Party

Keep the celebration going! Join us on July 15th & 16th to celebrate Cameron Park Zoo's 30th birthday! We will have live music, face painting, and food trucks on site. Plus, as our special gift to you, enjoy 30% off admission (cannot be combined with other discounts & valid on site only)! Keeper Chats: Orangutan-12 […]

Princess Day

Dust off your crowns and put on your gowns! It's time to celebrate with the princesses at Cameron Park Zoo. Get your princess voice ready to belt Happy Birthday as we celebrate Cameron Park Zoo's very own princess, Kutai, at the orangutan exhibit at 10:00. Watch as she partakes in a special themed tea party […]

Sustainable September

Join us for a FREE after hours event where you can enjoy apart of the zoo after hours while learning more on how our community is working on being more sustainable. We will have games and activities for kids and animal encounters to meet our animal ambassadors!

SOLD OUT- Brew at the Zoo

Brew at the Zoo is now SOLD OUT! Thanks to everyone that has purchased tickets to join us. Tickets are now available for our 12th annual Brew at the Zoo! Stroll the zoo from 6pm to 9:30pm and enjoy brews each night from Bare Arms, Bold Republic Brewing, Fire Base Brewing Company, Brotherwell Brewing, Waco […]

Cinema Safari: Hocus Pocus

Join us at the Cameron Park Zoo for Cinema Safari: Hocus Pocus brought to you by GENCO Federal Credit Union! where we will be showing Hocus Pocus outdoors in our Meadows area. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for this bewitching good time! No outside food or drink will be allowed. There will be food, […]

Volunteer Information Session

If you are interested in volunteering at the Cameron Park Zoo join us for this information session to learn more and get started! This information session is required to become a volunteer. We will talk about the different opportunities there are to volunteer, how to get started, and have a guest services training. It is […]

H-E-B Cameron Park Zoo Stampede, powered by Reliant

    Thirty Years and still running! Join the 2023 H-E-B Cameron Park Zoo Stampede, powered by Reliant, on November 11, 2023, when the world’s most unexpected contenders lineup. Who will clinch the title, the sloth or the tortoise? These two decided to race early and the sloth won by a nose! Unbelievable!!! Race registration […]

Wild Lights

Hours: Monday & Tuesday - closed for private events. If you are interested in booking a private event, contact rosiem@cameronparkzoo.com Wednesday-Sunday - 6 pm -9 pm Finish out 2023 with a big bang at our New Year's Eve Party on December 31st. Wear your Christmas pajamas for our annual PJ contest! Count down the new […]

Dinks for the Endangered Pickleball Tournament

Central United Methodist Church Gym, 5740 Bagby Ave Waco, TX 76712 5740 Bagby Ave, Waco, TX

The Awesome Pickleball Outreach Program is partnering with the Cameron Park Zoo's Education Committee to host a very special pickleball tournament. Dinks for the Endangered! All proceeds of the tournament will benefit the Cameron Park Zoo’s conservation efforts. Friday February 2nd Registration:  Under 3.5 Women's Doubles Check in 1pm Under 3.5 Men's and Women's Scramble […]

Mating Game

Cameron Park Zoo

Celebrate Valentine's Day at Cameron Park Zoo with a trivia game about animal mating behaviors and encounters with our animal ambassadors! This is an adult only event.  February 14th 2024 from 6pm-9pm $150 per couple Order tickets by February 7th SOLD OUT! Tickets include: Dinner for two, four drink tickets, animal encounters, and a trivia […]