Events at the Lake Superior Zoo


Best Date Ever

Enjoy the zoo with your special someone like never before with exclusive animal experiences! This event offers behind-the-scenes encounters with animals that call the zoo home.

Mother’s Day Craft Show

Celebrate moms of all kinds at the zoo with specialty crafts, locally-made goods, and so much more! The craft show is held in our parking lot, so you can visit the zoo right after you shop!

Boo at the Zoo

Join us for three Saturdays of Halloween fun at the Northland’s favorite fall event! All will enjoy endless trick-or-treating, food trucks, games, activities, and so much more!

Easter EGGstravaganza – Saturday, March 30, 2024

Hop on over to the Zoo to celebrate Easter and spring with the whole family! Meet the Easter Bunny, hunt for eggs and win prizes! Enjoy magic and a coloring contest!

MAD Safari (Zoo Members Only)

All members of the Lake Superior Zoo are invited to this EXCLUSIVE event featuring special enrichments, behind the scenes opportunities and MORE! Become a Member HERE!

Zoo Lights

Celebrate the winter season with our annual after-hours event featuring giant (and we mean GIANT) animal inflatables plus an assortment of holiday-themed lights and photo ops!


Toast to Tails – March

You’ll sample beer, wine, and spirits from local vendors, enjoy delicious food, play fun games and win some great prizes – all for a great cause!

Zoo La Palooza – July

Bring the whole family to the zoo and enjoy a summer evening filled with fun! Walk across grounds with your favorite local craft brew, grab a bite to eat from food trucks, all while supporting the Lake Superior Zoo!


  • Pumpkin Carving Night
  • M.A.D. Safari – Member Appreciation Day

Not a member yet? Click HERE to join today!