Helpful Tips to Plan Your Trip
Are you planning a trip to the Great Plains Zoo in Sioux Falls, SD? You’ve come to the right place to find out what’s going on at the zoo right now. Browse the updates and schedules below to make the most effective use of your time at the zoo, and make sure you don’t miss out on any of our exciting events. You can pre-purchase carousel or train ride tickets or browse the menu at the Roar Café. Check back here often as we continually update this page with all the happenings and events planned at the zoo.
Attraction Tickets Available Online!
Now offering the GPZ Ride Pass - 6 rides for $15!
Add it on when you purchase your tickets online or ask about it at the Admissions window on your next trip to the zoo!
ROAR CaféYou’ll definitely work up an appetite during all the fun and excitement at the zoo.
Weekday Bubbles2023 summer bubbles are sponsored by SoDak Soda. Bubbles are weather dependent.
Vet Schedule*Subject to change based on animal needs
Friday BookwormsFridays at 10:30 AM. Join us in the classroom for an animal story, activity, and an animal encounter!
Upcoming Zoo Events
Creative Creatures Art Show
Santa at the Zoo
Holiday Bash (Butterfly House)