Summer Sundays - LEGOLAND Days

Location: South Carousel Plaza

Date: Sundays, July 22 and August 19

Time: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for family-friendly programming on select Sundays throughout the summer!  From concerts to meet and greets with your favorite characters, there is sure to be fun for everyone!
LEGOLAND Day at Brookfield Zoo
You won’t want to miss LEGOLAND Day at Brookfield Zoo!  Your little designers  can interact with a master builder from LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago- Schaumburg and watch his amazing live build.  Kids will also have a chance to put their creativity to use and build their own creation!  All activities will take place on the South Carousel Plaza.  


9:30 am - 4:00 pm - Build your own creation
9:30 am - 4:00 pm - Watch the LEGOLAND Discovery Center Master Builder's live build
9:30 am - 4:00 pm - Kids Crafts and Games 
10:00 am - 1:00 pm* - Meet and Greet with Kai (Ninjago) costumed character 

Come back for our other Summer Sunday events!  
Sunday, August 5 - Beat Bugs Sing Along
Sunday, August 12 - Meet and Greet with PAW Patrol
Sunday, August 19 - LEGOLAND Day

Click here to see the entire Brookfield Zoo event calendar.

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*Costumed character will take breaks during this time.

Backstage Adventures at Brookfield Zoo

New Penguin Encounters!

Join us for a unique close encounter with Humboldt penguins at Brookfield Zoo.

Sign Up for Zoo Classes

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

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.