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October 24, 2014
Get Your Early Bird Tickets for BrewLights

On Wednesday, December 3, our inaugural BrewLights Presented by Louis Glunz Beer will welcome beer lovers for a night of glowing lights and tasty pours. Early bird tickets went on sale today—get yours before they’re gone!

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August 11, 2011
Say Cheese!

Want a cool new way to capture memories at Lincoln Park Zoo? Pose in front of the green screen located near the entrance to Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House and take a virtual photo with some wild creatures. Photo packages start at $11.

August 10, 2011
Elusive Ladies

Dragonflies are plentiful at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo, but females can be tough to spot. Coordinator of Wildlife Management Vicky Hunt shares some of these rare sightings.

August 10, 2011
Members-Only Morning is Saturday—Are You Coming?

The north end of Lincoln Park Zoo will be exclusively open to members during our first-ever Members-Only Morning this Saturday! Get a sneak peek at how keepers and animals start their day. Decorate the polar-bear window. Watch meerkats eat a breakfast of insects and much more. Free for Lincoln Park Zoo members. Learn more here.

August 10, 2011
Save the Date—Live Jazz at the Patio

Join us at 6 p.m. August 25 for live jazz at the Patio at Café Brauer. Ernie Adams and The Jazz Texters will perform. Sip a drink. Nibble on something tasty. Admire the view and the music as you celebrate summer with us. Admission is free.

August 8, 2011
Goodbye for Now
August 8, 2011
One Touch of Nature Makes the Whole World Kin

We hope you're planning to join us tonight for outdoor theater at Nature Boardwalk. At 7 p.m., Shattered Globe Theatre will perform a free production of William Shakespeare's “Romeo and Juliet.” There is no stage, costumes or sets other than the beautiful view. Audience participation is highly encouraged. Meet at the Patio at Cafe Brauer (and come early for a drink and a bite).

August 4, 2011
Skyline Shakespeare

Enjoy outdoor theater at Nature Boardwalk on August 8. At 7 p.m., Shattered Globe Theatre will perform a free production of “Romeo and Juliet.” There is no stage, costumes or sets and audience participation is highly encouraged. Meet at the Patio at Cafe Brauer.

August 4, 2011
Wine & Wildflowers

Enjoy an inside look at Lincoln Park Zoo’s lush landscapes with Wine & Wildflowers. Net proceeds from this garden party will benefi­t the restoration of Garfi­eld Park Conservatory’s historic glass showhouses that were damaged in the June hailstorm.

August 3, 2011
Say Cheese!

Want a cool new way to capture memories at Lincoln Park Zoo? Pose in front of the green screen located near the entrance to Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House and take a virtual photo with some wild creatures. Photo packages start at $11.

August 2, 2011
Snakes on a Plain

Yesterday WTTW's Chicago Tonight profiled how the zoo is restoring the smooth green snake to the region in partnership with the Lake County Forest Preserve District. See the story!

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