NOON Year’s Party December 31 & January 1!

December 14th, 2017

Hey Party Animals, Howl In The “Zoo” Year At Como! It’s a party so fun, we’re doing it twice! On December 31 and January 1 from 10am – 1pm the Visitor Center at Como Park Zoo and Conservatory will be filled with family-friendly entertainment for a special Noon Year’s Party. Come for the games, dancing […]

Join Us For S.A.F.E. Sundays!

December 1st, 2017

Chat with our Public Engagement Education Specialist about the Endangered or Threatened animals we have at Como and what people can do to help them thrive in the wild.  Each week will feature a different animal. S.A.F.E. Sundays occur every Sunday from 1:00-3:00PM. 2017-2018 Schedule December 3– Orangutans December 10 – Tigers December 17 – […]

Holiday Flower Show & Other December Events

November 30th, 2017

All Is Not Quiet At Como Park Zoo & Conservatory The Holiday Flower Show, opening December 2, 2017 in the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory, is a visual sensation to behold featuring hundreds of poinsettias. This year the Sunken Garden will showcase a sizzling floral spectrum of soft pinks and whites. On December 2nd, 9th, 10th and […]

Announcing The 2018 “Music Under Glass” Lineup!

November 20th, 2017

Join us select Sundays beginning January 7th from 4:30pm – 6:30pm for live, local music. Beat the winter weather blahs inside the comfy confines of the Conservatory. Beer, wine, pop, and light snacks will be available to purchase. (Please, no outside food or beverages) ** There will be no concert on January 28 due to […]

Meet Nyati, Como’s Baby Gorilla!

November 13th, 2017

The Votes Have Been Counted! Como’s Visitors Choose Nyati For Baby Gorilla Name As part of this past weekend’s “Go Great Apes” conservation awareness event, visitors to Como Park Zoo & Conservatory were able to cast their vote for the name of Como’s three-week old female baby western lowland gorilla. Ballot boxes were set out […]