Memorial Day & Wine in the Wilderness

Utica Zoo is open from 10am to 4:45pm on Memorial Day. On June 3rd we are open from 10am to 1pm - closing early to prepare for Wine in the Wilderness.

Utica Zoo Announces Extended Evening Hours and Free Admission Nights!

June 10, 2014


The Utica Zoo will offer extended hours on Tuesday nights again for summer 2014. Tuesday nights begin June 24th and feature extended hours from 10am to 7:00pm. The summer evening hours give guests the opportunity to enjoy the Zoo with the whole family and  see the animals in the light of the setting sun. In addition, Voss’ will  be open during these extended hours offering delicious dinner items and tasty treats.

The Zoo will also be offering a monthly free Tuesday night from 5-7:45pm one Tuesday a month June through August. The calendar is as follows:

EXTENDED HOURS:  Tuesdays- June 24th through August 26th Open 10am- 7:00pm

FREE NIGHTS (5 – 7:45pm): One Tuesday a month – June 24th, July 29th, & August 26th

With new exhibits and extended hours, the Utica Zoo has something for everyone!

Throughout the summer the Zoo also offers educational programs and special events, such as the Zoo’s 100th Birthday Party presented by Indium Corporation on Sunday, July 20th and the annual Brewfest on August 2nd.