Toronto Zoo Events Calendar

Penguin Awareness Weekend
Saturday, August 1 to Monday, August 3, 2020

Where: African Penguin Habitat
11:00am - 3:00pm 
Free with zoo admission


Did you know that the African Penguin numbers have plummeted over the past 100 years and they are expected to become extirpated in the next 10-15 years? Find out how you can help by attending our special meet and greets, family activities, keeper talk and a special penguin encounter!

Penguin Swimming


Please note that the African Savanna, from the south Kesho Gate by Kesho Park HQ to hyenas, will be closed on July 11 and 12, 2020 due to a 19+ ticketed event. Giraffes, River hippos, warthogs, Watusi cattle, African penguins and White lions will still be viewable. The African Rainforest Pavilion and Zoomobile operations will not be affected by this closure.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

*Please note all events subject to change without notice.