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Updated safety measures & protocols

Your safety, the safety of our team members, and the safety of the animals are our number-one priority. RWPZoo members no longer need to reserve timed ticketsTimed-entry ticket requirements remain in effect for non-members. To learn more about our safety protocols, mask requirements and exhibit closures, please click below. NOTE: For the safety of our free-roaming animals, ALL GUESTS are required to wear a mask when entering the Zoo’s Faces of the Rainforest exhibit.

Brew at the Zoo
Saturday, August 27th | Tickets on-sale now

Tap into your wild side and sample more than 170 beers from 80+ brewers. Enjoy live musical entertainment by Niteflies and Farm Dog band, animal encounters and more at Rhode Island's largest outdoor beer festival starting at 5:00 pm (4:00 VIP entry). This event sells out quickly every year - reserve your tickets today! 

Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village
Fridays, Now - September 30 beginning at 5pm

Come experience the array of foods and delicious sweets from a variety of vendors at this magnificent event. Take a ride on the historic Carousel, or hop onboard the Carousel Express train (weather permitting). Plus, admission is free! Bring a chair or blanket, and sit on the lawn.