Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium Special Events
We are currently in the process of planning more 2015 events. Check back soon for more information. If you have additional questions, please call (402) 738-2038 or email communications@omahazoo.com.
Yoga in the Aquarium - March 7, 14, 28 and April 4

Strike a pose at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium’s new, one-of-a-kind class: Yoga in the Aquarium. This class will take place on Saturdays, March 7, 14, 28 and April 4 from 9 to 10 a.m. inside the Education and Conference Center at the Suzanne and Walter Scott Aquarium and will be taught by special guest instructor Jennifer Guerrero of the Downtown YMCA.

Open to ages 16 and up. Participants must bring their own yoga mats, water bottle and any other necessary equipment. Please arrive early as the class starts promptly at 9 a.m. and it does take time to walk to the location of the class.

Pre-registration cost is $15 per person for Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members and $16 for non-members. Cost includes a one-hour yoga class and admission to the Zoo.

This event is SOLD OUT.

Click here to register.
Teddy Bear Weekend - April 11-12, 2015
Teddy Bear WeekendBring your favorite stuffed animal to Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium for repair and care on April 11 and 12, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Your animal will go through a check-up including height, heartbeat, ear and eye exams and, if needed, a trip to the emergency room. Event activities are free to Omaha’s Zoo and Aquarium members or with regular paid Zoo admission.  Children, ages 3-12, who bring in their favorite stuffed animal will receive FREE admission to the Zoo, with a paid adult!  What are you waiting for? Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed animal and make your way to Omaha’s Zoo and Aquarium.

Please note: The emergency room will be closing at 3 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday, so please arrive beforehand if your furry friend is in need of a special trip to the ER.

Event activities are free to Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members or with regular paid Zoo admission. Children, ages 3-11, who bring in their favorite stuffed animal will receive FREE admission to the Zoo. What are you waiting for? Being healthy is smart and fun! Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed animal and make your way to Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium.
Party for the Planet - April 19, 2015
Party for the Planet Join Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium as we celebrate Earth Day and discover ways you can help save our planet at Party for the Planet on Sunday, April 19, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Stop by one of our conservation-themed booths.  Your toes will be tappin’ as Omaha Street Percussion performs music on recycled trash cans and buckets.  Receive gate gifts, provided by Oriental Trading Company, while supplies last.  Event activities are free to Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members or with regular paid Zoo admission.
Mothers, Muffins, Macaws (and Mimosas) - May 10, 2015
Macaws

Celebrate Mother’s Day with brunch at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium on Sunday, May 10, 2015 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.  Meet our resident Macaws while feasting on a brunch the whole family can enjoy.  Enjoy a scrumptious spread of delights that will make your Mother’s Day a memorable one!  After brunch, stay and explore the Zoo to see which of our residents are mothers, too.

Member cost is $35 for adults and $30 for children (ages 3-11).  Non-member cost is $40 for adults and $35 for children (ages 3-11).  Children 2 and under are free.  Reservations are required.  Tickets are non-refundable.  Event is rain or shine.  All children must be accompanied by a paid adult.