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ZOOLSTICE, ALASKA ZOO SOLSTICE FESTIVAL

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The Alaska Zoo's annual Zoolstice celebration has returned! This is one of our longest running events, held annually at the zoo for more than two decades.

Feel free to hang out at the zoo after the Zoolstice activities, buy supper in the Coffee Shop and enjoy the summer evening with our animals!

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ACTIVITIES (NOON TO 4PM)

  • A scavenger hunt for kids

  • Animal mascots walking the trails

  • Cotton candy for sale

  • Arts and crafts for all ages

  • An information booth

  • Hands-on critter items

  • Critter Chats (to be scheduled)

BLOOD DRIVE (NOON TO 6PM)

  • Blood Bank of Alaska will hold a Blood Drive with free-shirts for donors from Noon to 6pm.

LIVE MUSIC (11AM-7PM)

Live music is sponsored by ConocoPhillips

11am—1pm: 9th Army Band “The Kodiaks” (pop/rock music)

2-4pm: “Gail Skurla & Bill Weinfurter” (acoustic/pop music)

5-7pm: “String of Lights and Terry Kelly” (Heather Stewart, indie folk music blend. Terry Kelly playing original wildlife songs)