Saturday, July 28, 2018
8am – 10am

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Wake Up with the Zoo

Good morning Zoo! Thank you for being a Cincinnati Zoo member!  We designed this event to show our appreciation for your support.  Join us for an exclusive Members-Only morning on Saturday, July 28th from 8-10am.

Wake up with the Zoo and experience special animal encounters throughout the Zoo.

Guests of members are welcome to attend. Standard & Gold members may bring one free guest; Platinum members may bring up to four free guests. All members can purchase up to two additional half-price tickets (any additional members are full price). All guests must be accompanied by a member for admittance.

2018 Animal Encounters & Activities

  • $5 breakfast special at Base Camp Cafe
  • FREE train and carousel
  • 4-D movies: $2
  • 20% Discount in Zoo Gift Shops
  • $9 Face Paint Special
  • $11 Handimal Special (select designs)
Gorilla World & Jungle Trails 8am Jungle Trails and Gorilla World Morning Prep
Free flight aviary 8-10am Enjoy the birds
Africa 8:15am Warthog enrichment
Elephant Reserve 8:30am Elephant Bath
Hippo Cove 8:30 Hippo Chat & Produce Throw
Africa 8:50 Meerkat enrichment
Seal Falls 9am Sea Lion Chat
Rhino Reserve 9am Black Rhino chat
Cheetah Encounter Yard 9am Animal playtime
World of the Insect 9am Insect Meet & Greet
Africa 9am Lion enrichment & chat
Gorilla World 9am Good Morning Gorillas
Elephant Reserve 9:15 Elephant enrichment
Reptile House 9:30 Reptile meet & greet
Cat Canyon 9:30 Cougar Enrichment
Childrens Zoo 9:30 Little Penguin Chat
Wings of Wonder Theater 9:45am Bird Encounter Meet & Greet
Jungle Trails 10am Hello Bonobo