Special events volunteers support some of the Zoo’s larger annual events. These volunteers participate in single-day opportunities staffing games and activities, greeting guests at the front gate, and even dressing up as costumed characters.
- 13 years or older
- Able to attend an event-specific orientation
- Willing to work with people of all ages
- Ready to have fun!
Annual events include:
- Snow Leopard Festival (January)
- Princess and Pirate Weekend (March)
- Boo at the Zoo (October)
Find specific dates on the Zoo’s event calendar.
Please note: volunteer shifts differ from public event hours, and not all Zoo events need volunteers. Event volunteer opportunities will be posted here up to one month before the event.