What's On at Chester Zoo

There are always lots of exciting events at the zoo including the free daily animal talks that our experts do every day.

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Current and upcoming events

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Mar 2018

Special event

Wildlife Champions course – Sat 3rd - Sat 24th

If you have a site you would like to develop or improve for the sake of your community and UK wildlife then this is the course for you!

British Science Week – Mon 12th - Fri 16th

To celebrate British Science Week, our team of experts will be running loads of special events and activities throughout the week for visiting school groups.

What the Ladybird Heard trail – Sat 24th - Sat 31st

Meet the ladybird’s animal friends from What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday around the zoo on our storytelling trail.

Little Monkeys morning story time – Sat 24th - Sat 31st

Bring your little monkeys along for an early morning of fun and creativity.

Film screenings – Sat 24th - Sat 31st

After a morning of adventure and exploring the zoo, put your feet up and relax with some of our most-loved and favourite animal films.

Rhyme with the Rangers – Mon 26th - Sat 31st

Come along with us as we rhyme and play… And find out about animals along the way!  (suitable for 3-5 year olds)

Stories in unusual places – Mon 26th - Sat 31st

Join our Zoo Rangers for a special story in an out of the ordinary zoo habitat.

Create your own adventure story – Mon 26th - Sat 31st

Come on an amazing adventure story with us.

Stories to Save the World – Wed 28th - Sat 31st

A mysterious, yet monstrous villain is dastardly damaging the world’s habitats, and we need your help to stop them!

Morning story time & dress up time – Fri 30th - Sat 31st

Can you flutter like a butterfly or buzz like a bee? Join the fun with the Zoo Rangers at morning story time

Minibeasts with Jess French – Sat 31st