Toronto Zoo Events Calendar

Let’s Go Outdoors! (Parent and Tot Program)

Friday September 13 – Sunday September 15, 2019
10:00AM – 11:00AM OR 11:30AM – 12:30PM

Come and play the natural way in our outdoor natural play space! You will receive exclusive access to the space with many activities to try out.

Adults will take part in this interactive learning experience, helping their child make discoveries about the animal world through a variety of themed educational play stations. Following the fun, take a stroll with your family to find the first signs of autumn.


  • Group welcome and guided activity
  • Themed educational play stations (artistic, imaginative, dramatic, active, etc.)
  • Special outreach animal visitor

COST: $8 (includes 1 parent and 1 child)
Recommended for pre-school aged children (18 months to 4 years) with a parent
*Cost includes one child and their accompanying adult. Note: children must attend the program with an adult.
**Cost of program does not include price of admission (sold separately).


Polar Bear on top of hill at the Zoo


Please note that the Africa Restaurant will be closed due to unforeseen maintenance that requires immediate attention. Simba Safari Lodge, Peacock Café, Caribou Café and Eurasia Pizza Pizza remain open.

Please be advised that on September 21, 2019, Canadian Domain, Wildlife Health Centre Viewing Gallery and Zoomobile will be closed until 1:00pm to Zoo Visitors due to the Oasis ZooRun taking place on site. Regular Zoomobile scheduling will continue after 1:00pm.

Please note that the Wildlife Health Centre Viewing Gallery will be closed to the public at 2:00 pm on Thursday, September 19, 2019 for a private event.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

*Please note all events subject to change without notice.