Teddy Bear Clinic

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden 1545 Mesker Park Drive, Evansville, IN

Kids can bring in their stuffed animals to our zoo doctor to do a “check up” and receive a certificate of health for the animal. A fun way to learn more about animals and meet an expert in animal health.

Free

Orchid Escape Preview Party 2022

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden 1545 Mesker Park Drive, Evansville, IN

SOLD OUT - Escape the Cold and Journey to South America Join Us for the 12th Annual Orchid Escape Opening Nightat Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden This exclusive opening night party welcomes guests to enjoy tastes of South American fare and drinks, art demonstrations, silent auction and the opportunity to learn more about the […]

$75

Orchid Escape

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden 1545 Mesker Park Drive, Evansville, IN

Escape the cold and journey to South America! This six week-long exhibit hosts hundreds of artistically displayed orchids for all to see. Orchid Escape is free with general admission and is located in the beautiful Amazonia where it's a perfect 75 degrees year-round!

Party for the Planet

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden 1545 Mesker Park Drive, Evansville, IN

Presented by: CenterPoint Energy Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden will be partying for the planet to honor and celebrate our rich, beautiful planet and the diversity of life that calls it home. The party will host many fun and engaging activities that will highlight our theme “Spring into Action!”  There will be a lot […]

Members Only Preview – Bloomin’ Zoo Plant Sale

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden 1545 Mesker Park Drive, Evansville, IN

The Bloomin' Zoo Plant sale kicks off with the members-only preview! This once-a-year sale features many exotic plants making the perfect gift or addition to your home garden. As a member, you get exclusive first pick of your favorite plants before the sale opens up to the public! This after-hours event is for MEMBERS ONLY! […]

Bloomin’ Zoo Plant Sale

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden 1545 Mesker Park Drive, Evansville, IN

The unusual is the usual at the Bloomin’ Zoo Plant Sale. The Mesker Park Zoo Botanics Department has been busy growing and preparing unique items that will be available for purchase during the festival. Among the offerings are tropical bedding plants, unusual perennials (including butterfly attracting plants), trees, shrubs, orchids, and ornamental grasses. Included in […]

The New Zoo Brew!

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden 1545 Mesker Park Drive, Evansville, IN

This year Zoo Brew is new and improved! Join us on June 4th for The New Zoo Brew! Gone are the old days of walking from table to table. This year, we're putting the focus where it should be — on the BREW! This scaled down event will now feature multiple hang out spaces, each […]