Aug
8
Wed
Family Fun Night
Aug 8 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

It’s the final Family Fun Night at ZooMontana and it is packed full of fun!   Buffalo Wild Wings will be offering a fun Safari hunt with some great prizes, the ABC Band will be performing under the ZooPavilion, magic shows will be going on at the Amphitheater, the animals will be out late and many will be out and about visiting with the guests!   There will be games to play and the new Bungee trampoline from Montana Premier Entertainment to try out. Canvas Creek will be here and helping guests paint the Zoo wall!  All of this and more for just $5 per person (kids 2 and under are FREE as well as Zoo members).  Food trucks and adult beverages will be available.

Oct
2
Tue
ZooTots!
Oct 2 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
ZooTots!

Learn about a different featured animal each month!  Join our Education Specialists for an animal story, a craft or activity, and an up close encounter with a Zoo resident right in our classroom!   Plus, after class, stay and enjoy the Zoo!

 

What:
“Mommy/Daddy and Me” zoo class… but any adult is welcome to join in the fun!
Who:
2 – 3 year olds and their accompanying adult
When:
Classes are held on the first Tuesday and second Thursday of each month,  9:30 – 10:15 am
Cost:
$17 per ZooTot participant (Includes admission to the class and the Zoo for one accompanying adult.)  Add on one additional participant for an additional $5.
How:
Register online by selecting the appropriate ZooTots class below!

Space is limited to 10 child/adult pairs and 5 additional add-on children. (Total of 15 children) 

Upcoming ZooTots Classes:

October 2nd, 2018: Rocket the Box Turtle!

October 18th, 2018: Uri the Uromastyx Lizard!

November 6th, 2018: Rachel the Rubber Boa!

November 15th, 2018: Bandy the Armadillo!

December 4th, 2018: Judd the Milk Snake!

December 20th, 2018: Scout the Screech Owl!

January 17th, 2019: Grumpy the Hognose Snake!

February 5th, 2019: Flumpy the Chinchilla!

February 21st, 2019: Mesa the Gopher Snake!

March 5th, 2019: Steve the Leopard Gecko!

March 21st, 2019: Sydney the Laughing Kookaburra!

April 2nd, 2019: Harry the Ball Python!

April 18th, 2019: Spitzer the Hedgehog!

 

 

Click Here to Register!

Oct
5
Fri
Sleepy Hollow Haunted Wagon Rides
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
It’s a Halloween adventure that is different from the rest and that everyone can enjoy! Experience a traditional horse drawn wagon ride through the back of ZooMontana – an area rumored to be haunted and frequented by the Headless Horseman!
 
Listen to the animated story narration of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow while the wagon winds its way through a variety of scenery and spooky sites. It is an eerie adventure yet appropriate for all ages. However, the later it gets in the evening, the more haunted it will become with the darkness.

Reservations are suggested but not required. 

$15/person – kids age 3 and under are FREE!

Hosted by Elk River Outfitters

 

Oct
6
Sat
Sleepy Hollow Haunted Wagon Rides
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
It’s a Halloween adventure that is different from the rest and that everyone can enjoy! Experience a traditional horse drawn wagon ride through the back of ZooMontana – an area rumored to be haunted and frequented by the Headless Horseman!
 
Listen to the animated story narration of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow while the wagon winds its way through a variety of scenery and spooky sites. It is an eerie adventure yet appropriate for all ages. However, the later it gets in the evening, the more haunted it will become with the darkness.

Reservations are suggested but not required. 

$15/person – kids age 3 and under are FREE!

Hosted by Elk River Outfitters

 

Oct
7
Sun
Walk to End Alzheimer’s @ Rimrock Mall
Oct 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Due to the cold and wet in the forecast, the Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be held at the Rimrock Mall.  Participants will take part in a community walk together, and will learn about Alzheimer’s disease, advocacy opportunities, clinical studies enrollment and support programs and services from the Alzheimer’s Association. Walk participants will also join in a meaningful tribute ceremony to honor those affected by Alzheimer’s disease. Learn more at  www.alz.org!

Oct
9
Tue
Pint Night for ZooMontana
Oct 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

ZooMontana is thrilled to be invited back for Pint Night at the Last Chance Pub & Cider Mill. Join us on Tuesday, October 9 when $1 of every Red Lodge Ales Beers and Last Chance Cider will be donated to ZooMontana. Some “zoo guests” will be present from 5:30pm to 7:30pm!

Oct
12
Fri
Sleepy Hollow Haunted Wagon Rides
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
It’s a Halloween adventure that is different from the rest and that everyone can enjoy! Experience a traditional horse drawn wagon ride through the back of ZooMontana – an area rumored to be haunted and frequented by the Headless Horseman!
 
Listen to the animated story narration of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow while the wagon winds its way through a variety of scenery and spooky sites. It is an eerie adventure yet appropriate for all ages. However, the later it gets in the evening, the more haunted it will become with the darkness.

Reservations are suggested but not required. 

$15/person – kids age 3 and under are FREE!

Hosted by Elk River Outfitters

 

Oct
13
Sat
Breakfast with the Animals
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Breakfast with the Animals

Come as a family and join us for a light breakfast followed by a fun activity and an up-close encounter with one of our Education Ambassador animals! Find out about animal diets and what, and how, we feed our animals here at the zoo. Then, enjoy early-bird access to the zoo before we open the gates to our guests for the day. You may even catch some of our animals enjoying their breakfast snacks when they first enter their yards!

*Breakfast will include cold cereals and milk, juice, fresh fruit, granola bars, and either doughnuts or muffins.

 

What:
Family or group program.  Breakfast, animal encounter, and early-bird zoo admission.
Who:
Families or groups with children age 4+ with at least one accompanying paying adult. (Maximum of 16 participants for each session.)
Where:
At the zoo in our EdZOOcate Place multimedia classroom.
When:
The 2nd Saturday of each month from Fall-Spring.
Time:
9:00 am breakfast followed by animal encounter, 9:45 am early bird access to the zoo. (Prior to 10:00 am gate opening.)
Cost:
$10 per person.  Includes program plus early-bird full day zoo admission.
How:
Register online by selecting the appropriate session below.  Advanced registration required.

 

 

Upcoming Breakfast with the Animals Sessions:

Sleepy Hollow Haunted Wagon Rides
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
It’s a Halloween adventure that is different from the rest and that everyone can enjoy! Experience a traditional horse drawn wagon ride through the back of ZooMontana – an area rumored to be haunted and frequented by the Headless Horseman!
 
Listen to the animated story narration of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow while the wagon winds its way through a variety of scenery and spooky sites. It is an eerie adventure yet appropriate for all ages. However, the later it gets in the evening, the more haunted it will become with the darkness.

Reservations are suggested but not required. 

$15/person – kids age 3 and under are FREE!

Hosted by Elk River Outfitters

 

Oct
14
Sun
Diabetes Awareness Walk – NEW DATE & LOCATION
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Diabetes Awareness Walk has been moved to the Rimrock Mall!

 

Diabetic community coming together to raise awareness and help send children to the ADA Diabetes Camp. #together #awareness #alltypes

There will be a BBQ lunch provided for all of those in attendance and attendees of the Diabetes Awareness Walk will gain FREE admission into ZooMontana!

The walk will take place from 10:30am -11:30am