Special Events

Solar Eclipse

Monday, August 21

On August 21, come watch the total solar eclipse at the wildest place in Greenville, and observe how this awe-inspiring event may or may not affect the behavior of our 200 animal residents. The first 1,000 guests to enter when we open at 9:00 a.m. will receive a free pair of eclipse ISO glasses with a paid admission. Re-entry into the zoo is not permitted.

PNC Bank ZooTunes Concert Series


Friday, August 25 • 7:00 pm

A concert series, hosted by The Greenville Zoo Foundation, and offered in partnership with the Greenville Zoo, the City of Greenville, and Eleven Events. We are delighted to offer these concerts in an intimate and unique setting at the Greenville Zoo. In addition to amazing music in this unusual venue, we’ll have beer, wine and food offerings to complete the intimate VIP experience. Eight hundred people are expected to attend each concert.

This is our second show in the series and will feature The Revivalists. Futurbirds will open for them. To find out more about these bands and the concert series, see zootunes.eventbrite.com

Purchase your ticket today!

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Sippin' Safari

Friday, September 8 • 6:30 – 9:30 pm

The 11th Annual Sippin' Safari will be held on Friday, September 8 at the Greenville Zoo. Join us for wine sampling, restaurant vendors, and live music! Enjoy a stroll through the zoo and sample some of the more than 40 wines available.

Tickets are $45 for general admission and $20 for designated drivers.  

Ticket prices go up to $55 after September 1.

Must be 21 or older to attend. ID required for admission to event. Limited ticket sales.

A portion of the proceeds to towards Chilean Flamingo conservation through the Zoo Conservation Outreach Group (ZCOG).

Purchase your ticket today!


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