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Looking to find out what’s happening in Bristol this weekend? Struggling to find events for kids during the holidays? Bristol Zoo Gardens has a series of events for kids, families and the young at heart, ranging from seasonal events like Easter to summer evenings of music, dance and theatre for all the family. This means whatever time of year you visit us there's always great things to do at Bristol Zoo!

Take a look at the Bristol Zoo events we've got planned for the next few months below, or scroll down to our calendar to find out exactly what's on when you plan on visiting us. Click here for directions to the Zoo.


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Halloween Festival

Get your broomsticks and pumpkins at the ready because the Halloween Festival is back! Join us 25th October -2nd Novemer for a spook-tacular week. The whole week children can visit the Zoo for just £5!

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Fright Night!

This Halloween prepare to be terrified at Bristol Zoo’s Fright Night.

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Family Friendly Fireworks - Now in its seventh year, Bristol Zoo’s Family Friendly Fireworks will be back for three evenings of great family entertainment.

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See what's on when you're visiting

10.45am - Red pandas

11.00am - Lions

11.30am - Fruits bats

11.45am - Lemur feed and talk

12.00pm - Amazing animals display

12.30pm - Gorilla feed and talk

2.00pm - Meerkat feed and talk

2.00pm - Amazing animals display

2.30pm - Lemur feed and talk

3.00pm - Penguin feed and talk

3.30pm - Fur seal feed and talk

4.00pm - Drills