Member Appreciation Night

Thursday, May 26, 2022   |   5PM – 8PM

Join us for a celebration to give our sincere thanks to our wonderful and dedicated Racine Zoo members!


This fun night will include:

  • A look at what is new at the Zoo
  • Delicious food and refreshing beverages
  • Crafts, games, and activities for the kids
  • Special animal chats with our keepers
  • Train rides
  • Musical entertainment by Nanny Nikki

Additional activities:

  • Barnyard Safari open (closes at 7:45pm)
  • Norco Aviary open - $1 per person seed sticks (closes at 7:45pm)


Music Performance in the Amphitheater:

Get ready to sing and dance! Enjoy 45-minute live performances by Nanny Nikki at 5:30PM and 6:30PM. Nanny Nikki is a Grammy-nominated artist who loves to bring life to classic children's songs as well as her original music. Join her for a high energy, interactive, musical show including sing-along songs, dancing, puppets and more!


Animal Chat Schedule with Racine Zoo's Keepers:

Learn about our animals and ask questions directly to their keepers during these 30-minute chats all night long!

5:00pm – 5:30pm – Meet an Alligator - Bridge near Zoo entrance

5:30pm – 6pm – Ask a Keeper: ‘Roos – Walkabout Creek

6pm – 6:30pm – Ask a Keeper: Giraffes – Giraffe Exhibit

6:30pm – 7pm – Mammal Madness Encounter – Vanishing Kingdom Building

7pm – 7:30pm – Ask a Keeper: Eagle – Eagle Exhibit



Must RSVP by MONDAY, MAY 16, 2022

Must be a member in good standing.


**Please be sure to include member name and contact information, type of membership, and how many adults and children are attending (including 2 and younger)




Call: Membership Manager, Joanne Dean, at 262.636.9274.


Please Note:

  • Pre-registration required!
  • Your name will be put on a list at the entrance of the event. Please bring your ID.


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