Upcoming Events

Saturday, February 11, at 6:30 p.m.

Valentine's Dinner

Tired of the same old Valentine’s plans?  Allow us to help you plan a very special Valentine’s Celebration!  Begin your adventure with a cocktail reception amidst the Dolphins at Seven Seas Underwater Viewing. Then let us transport you to the romantic setting of Bocaditos di... Read More

Sunday, February 12, at 11:00 a.m.

Valentine's Brunch

Are you looking for a unique way to celebrate Valentine’s Day?  Join us for an extraordinary Valentine’s Champagne Brunch with your Sweetheart!  Here you will enjoy an elaborate array of delicious foods including made to order omelettes, carving station, seafood delights, lu... Read More

Sunday, February 12

FREEze Day

Join us for winter fun with dog sled teams and more! Read More

Saturday, April 8; Sunday, April 9; Saturday, April 15

Breakfast with the Bunny

Treat the kids to a visit with the Easter Bunny and his friends during an all-you-can eat buffet. Musical entertainment will make for an uplifting fun time for your entire family to enjoy. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Read More

Sunday, April 16

Easter Champagne Brunch!

Bring the family for a gourmet brunch that includes carved meats, made to order omelets, seafood, extravagant sweet table and much more.  Musical entertainment will make for an uplifting fun time for your entire family to enjoy. Read More

Backstage Adventures at Brookfield Zoo

Behind the Scenes Adventure!

Go behind-the-scenes when you register for Backstage Adventures at Brookfield Zoo.

Sign Up for Zoo Classes

Parents and young explorers can experience serious fun at one of our Family Play Classes!

Teacher Classes at Brookfield Zoo

Register for Teacher Classes

Teachers can choose from a wide variety of uniqe courses for continuing education credit at Brookfield Zoo.

Free Admission for Military Personnel

To show appreciation for the hard work and dedication of the men and women in the United States Armed Forces, the Chicago Zoological Society is offering free admission to Brookfield Zoo to all active, reservist, and retired members of the military. Qualified personnel who present a valid ID at one of the zoo's admission booths will be admitted free of charge.