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Fridays and Saturdays June 16 - July 29 • Open til 10 p.m.

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Limited time only!
June 16 - July 29
Friday and Saturday Nights

Experience the sunset like never before - during Sunset Celebration at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo. Join us every Friday and Saturday Night from June 16 - July 29.

See wildlife in a whole new light, enjoy entertaining activities for the whole family and indulge in tasty, one of a kind dishes created by the Zoo's rockstar chef.

Choose from a variety of refreshments, including craft beer, wines, frozen drinks and Coca-Cola products. Cap off the evening with an amazing finale!

DinoCoupBe a Summer-Saurus!

 New this year - explore Dinos Alive! at night during Sunset Celebration.

Hear the sounds and roars of all your favorite dinos all summer long!

family-2See Animals after dark!

When the sun goes down, the Zoo comes alive! Create your unforgettable natural connections this summer.

A Summer Party like no other

With live music and new signature dining options, there is something for the whole family to enjoy!

EntZoo Members

Members enjoy FREE admission to Sunset Celebration and receive special discounts on event dining and refreshment plans.

Not an Annual Zoo Member? Purchase your membership here!
*Or upgrade your ticket to a membership at the Zoo.

Zoo Members FREE
  • Unlimited visits for 12 months! 
  • Free entry to:
    - Dinos Alive!
    - Sunset Celebration
    - Creatures of the Night
    - Christmas in the Wild
  • Admission to Zoo University
  • Special savings on dining.
  • Individual Plus$79
  • Dual Plus$119
  • Family Plus$159
  • Guest add-on$40
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Pay For A Day, Come Back All Year!
  • Adults $32.95
  • Children (3-11) $24.95

Become a Zoo Insider
  • Be the first to receive insider tips about Sunset Celebration!
  • Sign Up

  • Tampa Bay City Pass
  • Association of Zoos and Aquariums
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Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is operated by the Lowry Park Zoological Society, an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to excellence in education, conservation and research. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and is featured among the “Top 25 Zoos in the U.S” by TripAdvisor (2015) and “10 Best Zoos in the U.S.” by Trekaroo (2015). The Zoo is located at 1101 W. Sligh Avenue in Tampa, one mile west of I-275 (exit 48) and is open seven days a week, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 

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