Bruce D. Benson Predator Ridge – Denver Zoo honored Bruce D. Benson, President of the University of Colorado, for his long-time leadership and philanthropic support by renaming its award-winning habitat for lions, hyenas and African wild dogs the Bruce D. Benson Predator Ridge. "Bruce helped us accomplish tremendous things in support of our mission to secure a better future for both wildlife and people by encouraging our board and staff to think creatively and act boldly," says Denver Zoo President/CEO Craig Piper. Learn more about Benson’s contributions to Denver Zoo.
Preview Toyota Elephant Passage – Are you counting down the days until the grand opening of Toyota Elephant Passage? Does June 1 seem like too long to wait to see Denver's new world-class elephant exhibit? Get a sneak peek and be one of the first to see the extensive animal trail system, mud wallows, scratching trees, shade structures and more than one million gallons of water that encourage the animals to be active and healthy. Sneak Peek tickets are available through May 30. Purchase yours now!
Denver's Favorites Perform at Do at the Zoo – The entertainment line-up has been announced for the 23rd annual Do At The Zoo, presented by Haselden Construction. With six of Denver's favorite local acts performing on five stages you are sure to find something that gets your toes tapping! Enjoy an exotic dinner by the bite from over 60 of Denver's best restaurants and take a musical tour around the world! Learn more about our entertainment acts.
Teacher Professional Development – Teachers, are you already thinking about summer vacation and wondering what to do with all of that free time? Join Denver Zoo for our Teacher Professional Development Workshops and learn how to maximize the resources you have at the zoo to help bring science to life in your classroom. June features four workshops: Carnivores of Denver Zoo, Great Apes of Denver Zoo, Colorado Conservation Connections and Biomes of the World. Learn more and sign up today!