Utica zooAll activities are from 5PM to 7PM and are included with zoo admission (unless noted).

July 11: Superhero Training Camp

Have your little ones (ages 4 and up) test their super powers at Superhero Training Camp! There will be several stations throughout zoo grounds for them to run as fast as Flash and the ostrich, hang out with Rosy the tarantula in Spiderman’s web, and more! Children will learn that some of the animals have special abilities, almost like superheroes. Also, bring an adult-sized t-shirt to upcycle into a super cape after completing the training.

July 18: Utica Zoo’s Annual Meeting

5 to 7 pm in the Rotary Pavilion. Open to the public, but guests are asked to RSVP online at: UZannualmeeting.eventbrite.com

July 25: Free Admission Night

Free admission for everyone from 5PM to 7:45PM.

Aug 1: Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing

5 to 7pm in the Walmart Amphitheater. Presented by Little Falls Theater.

Aug 8: Peacocks in your locks & Trucks, trucks, trucks! Hair braiding, hair painting, and all sorts of trucks, trucks, trucks in the zoo!

Aug 15: Movie Night – Rio

Nomad Cinema presents the movie Rio on the lawn at 8:30PM (or dusk). Movie goers are encouraged to bring a chair or blanket. General admission is $5 and Utica Zoo Members are $2. Movie is 96 minutes.

Aug 22: Charlotte’s Web Night

First 30 children to arrive receive a copy of E.B. White’s novel. Also, spider and pig-themed education and activities.

Aug 29: Free Admission Night

Free admission for everyone from 5PM to 7:45PM.

To stay up to date on all things Utica Zoo, visit UticaZoo.org, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram @UticaZoo.

By martha

2 thoughts on “Monday Nights at the Zoo”
  1. Note to editor: The logo on this story is for the Rosamond Gifford Zoo in Syracuse, but your story is about events taking place at the Utica Zoo. Can you please change this, so that your readers are not confused? Thank you very much!

    1. Thank you for letting us know; the picture has been replaced and the corrected item is scheduled to re-post this afternoon.

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