Greenville Zoo Wild Things Newsletter
Become a member

Become a Greenville Zoo Member

Annual memberships start at just $42, and a household membership is only $60! Enjoy free or discounted admission to the zoo's education programs, including Zoo Camp, as well as many of the special events, including Boo in the Zoo.

Benefits also include free or discounted admission to over 130 AZA-accredited zoos across the country. Memberships can be purchased at the zoo or online.

Zoo Camp

Join us for a mega-dose of vitamin Z at Zoo Camp 2016! A variety of incredible activities, including animal encounters and zookeeper talks, are in store during these summer camps at the wildest place in town. Spaces are limited and go quickly, so register today!

Summer Zoo Camp
Secret Safari

Secret Safari

Shhh...something is up at the Greenville Zoo! Look for clues that are hidden around the zoo for a wild safari. Can you find all four? The first clue is at Kids Korner on our website. Find it and get started!


During the month of May, become a Supporter of our Iguana for $45 and receive:

  • Personalized certificate of adoption
  • Animal fact sheet
  • Stuffed animal or two guest passes
  • 5 x 7 photo 

Adopt-an-Animal New Parents

Easton Barrett  – American Alligator

Endangered Species Day

Endangered Species Day

Friday, May 13 • 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join the zoo's education staff to learn about endangered species and how to protect them.

Brew in the Zoo

Brew in the Zoo

Presented by RJ Rockers
Friday, May 27 • 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Early Admission: $50  SOLD OUT
General Admission: $40 in advance ($45 day of event)
Designated Driver: $15

Tap into the wild at the annual Brew in the Zoo! Adults 21 and older can sample an assortment of beers and enjoy food and live music by Charleston rock and soul band The Dead 27s, while exploring the zoo after-hours. 

Breweries featured at Brew in the Zoo will include RJ Rockers, Abita, Foothills, Thomas Creek, Brewery 85, Holy City, Sweetwater, Southbound, D9, Lagunitas, Sierra Nevada, Green Man and more!

Food will be provided by Tucanos Brazilian Grill, Marco's Pizza, PDQ, Couture Cakes, Texas Roadhouse, Fuddruckers, Moe's Southwest Grill, Henry's Smokehouse and Jimmy John's.

TapSnap Phototainment, a cutting-edge photo booth experience, will also be on site, and guests will be able to print their own personalized souvenir photos. Additionally, all attendees will receive a special souvenir shot glass. 

Purchase tickets

All proceeds benefit various programs throughout the zoo. A total of $5 from each ticket sold will go to the Giraffe Conservation Fund.


Interested in volunteering for Brew in the Zoo? Contact Olitsia Marshall, Membership & Volunteer Coordinator, at

Park Hop

Park Hop!

Sunset Park 
Saturday, May 14 • 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

The Greenville Zoo will be at Park Hop this Saturday! Come join us for LiveWell's Park Hop Kick-Off Celebration. Park Hop is a free, summer-long scavenger hunt in parks across Greenville County.

All of Greenville County’s parks and recreation departments and local organizations come together to host a community event with fun activities for all to enjoy. At the end of the summer, there is a Closing Celebration to recognize all of the Park Hoppers, give away the earned prizes and draw for other community prize packages. All events are free and have local organizations that support getting outdoors and being active! Learn more about it by watching this video!

Download the Greenville Zoo App!

The Greenville Zoo's new mobile app, GreenvilleZoo, gives users access to the Greenville Zoo anytime, anywhere from their mobile device. Download it to your 
Android or iPhone today!

Mobile App

Wild Things Video Enewsletters

For even more information, and a behind-the-scenes look at the zoo, check out our video enewsletters!
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