Upcoming Events

Please excuse our progress as our parking lot expansion gets underway. Our overflow parking lot is getting a facelift and will be under construction for the next couple of months. In the meantime, if our main Zoo lot is full please use one of the parking lots below:

Lot located on the corner of 5th Street and Ellis Street
Lot located on corner of 5th Street and Brook Ave
Lot located on 5th Street and Garland Street
Please note that guests will have to cross 4th and 5th streets to access the Zoo from these overflow lots. Please exercise caution while crossing these streets.

Upcoming Events:

October 20- Story Time at the Zoo- The Very Busy Spider– Join Cameron Park Zoo for Story Time presented by Allen Samuels Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Fiat at 10:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m. This program is for children ages: 2-6 years of age and is FREE with admission.

October 30- Halloween Scavenger Hunt– Join us at the zoo this Halloween Eve to search for clues and learn more about the spookier side of the zoo! Scavenger Hunt is $20 per team to play. This includes the scavenger hunt and one stuffed animal. Download the Goosechase app and obtain code and password at purchase. Admission is not included.
We will also be hosting a bar with adult beverages in the center of the zoo. All the proceeds benefit the Education Department and will go towards the new Education Building!

October 31- Halloween Scavenger Hunt– Join us at the zoo this Halloween to search for clues and learn more about the spookier side of the zoo! Scavenger Hunt is $20 per team to play. This includes the scavenger hunt and one stuffed animal. Download the Goosechase app and obtain code and password at purchase. Admission is not included.
We will also be hosting a bar with adult beverages in the center of the zoo. All the proceeds benefit the Education Department and will go towards the new Education Building!

November 3- Story Time at the Zoo- Orangutangled– Join Cameron Park Zoo for Story Time presented by Allen Samuels Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Fiat at 10:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m. This program is for children ages: 2-6 years of age and is FREE with admission.

November 13- H-E-B Zoo Stampede Time to go “neck and neck” with your friends! Join us for the long and short of it on November 13, 2021 as we honor our tall friends the giraffes at the 2021 H-E-B Zoo Stampede, brought to you by H-E-B and Reliant.

November 13- Orangutan Day Scavenger Hunt

November 17- Story Time at the Zoo- Bear Says Thanks– Join Cameron Park Zoo for Story Time presented by Allen Samuels Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Fiat at 10:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m. This program is for children ages: 2-6 years of age and is FREE with admission.

November 20- Harry Potter Themed Scavenger Hunt

November 26- January 9- Wild Lights- T’was a night before Christmas, and all through the park not a creature was stirring as the evening grew dark. With the animals tucked away safely for a long winter’s night. The Zoo suddenly brightened with thousands of tiny lights. There were carolers singing and tasty treats, too. Now there’s just one thing missing– we’re all expecting you! Join us Wednesdays-Sundays from November 26- January 9 for a Holiday Light Spectacular at Cameron Park Zoo. Kids of all ages can visit with Santa from 6pm to closing through December 23rd.

December 1- Story Time at the Zoo- The Animals’ Santa– Join Cameron Park Zoo for Story Time presented by Allen Samuels Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Fiat at 10:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m. This program is for children ages: 2-6 years of age and is FREE with admission.

December 11- Holiday Themed Scavenger Hunt