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May
11
Sun
Mother’s Day @ Dickerson Park Zoo
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Mother's Day @ Dickerson Park Zoo | Springfield | Missouri | United States

Spend a special day making memories with mom. Dickerson Park Zoo is offering free admission for mothers on Mother’s Day. Admission hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

May
22
Thu
Members Night @ Dickerson Park Zoo
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Friends of the Zoo members appreciation picnic. For Friends of the Zoo members only.

Jun
6
Fri
Dreamnight at the Zoo @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Dreamnight at the Zoo @ Dickerson Park Zoo | Springfield | Missouri | United States

A free evening event for children with chronic illness and disability and their families. This event is by invitation only.

Jun
8
Sun
World Oceans Day @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us to learn about the world’s oceans with educational displays about the water quality of our oceans.

Jun
15
Sun
Father’s Day @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Jun 15 all-day

Spend the day making memories with dad. Dickerson Park Zoo is offering free admission for fathers on Father’s Day. Admission hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jun
28
Sat
Art Gone Wild @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Channel your inner artist and join us for hands-on art activities provided by Friends of the Zoo and Springfield Regional Arts Council.

  • Melted cup sun catchers
  • Print making with pool noodles
  • Recycled bottle cap mural
  • 1,000 origami elephants
  • Watercolor painting

   


Jul
6
Sun
Military Appreciation Day
Jul 6 all-day
Military Appreciation Day

Dickerson Park Zoo will offer free admission for active military and their families Sunday, July 6.

Admission hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Thank you for your service!

Jul
11
Fri
Ball of the Wild
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Annual social fundraiser for Friends of the Zoo. Time and location TBA.

Jul
12
Sat
Viva La Fiesta! @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Enjoy the sounds of a Mariachi Band and other tastes, sights and sounds of Mexico.

Jul
18
Fri
Summer Shootout Invitational @ Ozark Shooters Sports Complex
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Summer Shootout Invitation
presented by

Friday, July 18, at noon

Ozark Shooters Sports Complex
759 N. 20th Street in Walnut Shade
4-person teams
$100/shooter     $400/team

Includes shooting fees, lunch, shells and refreshments. Prizes awarded in top three flights.

Contact the zoo office, 417-833-1570, for more information. Proceeds benefit Friends of the Zoo.

Or, contact your local Farmers Insurance Agent:

  • Scott Smith, Branson West, 417-272-8104
  • Tom Bass, Ozark, 417-581-6565
  • Mark Pickens, Springfield, 417-889-4100