There's Always Something to Do at the Zoo!

From big, special events like Zoo Boo to corporate parties to weddings and receptions, and even fun filled picnics, there's always something exciting to do at the Memphis Zoo!

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Harvest Fest

09/22/2018 9:00 AM - 09/23/2018 4:00 PM

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This family-friendly fall event celebrates the simple life, as we welcome in the harvest season. Bring the entire family to learn from local craftsmen, hear folk music, churn your own butter and stamp your own leather at the Once Upon A Farm exhibit. Join us for a down-home good time at Harvest Fest. This event is included with General Admission.

Harvest Fest Vendors include:

Adrienne Ezell – stained glass • Bethany Chatham – hummingbird feeders and jewelry • Angela Schneider – spinning and weaving • Catherine Stevens – relief print making • Ducks Unlimited (Saturday only) • Willie Adams – G&W Honey Farms • Jean Garny – Leather • Jan Castillo – TN Urban Forestry Council • Uncommon Threads Quilt Guild • Brigitte Lang – Knitting and Spinning • Rosemark Woodcrafts • Marti Patchell • Ghost River Band • Red Hot Lindy Hop • TN Master Gardeners • John Deere • Greater Memphis EGA – Embroidery Guild • Reyna Lee – Gemstone Jewelry • Joe Oliver – Trains • Lancers Grilled Corn • Covington FFA – Sheep Shearing • Oleo Acres – Farming • Kayla Hopper – Artist • Karen Bernard and Ebony Lott – Canning Demo (Saturday only) • Shelby County 4H (Saturday only) • Cotton Carding and Grading • AAZK • Memphis Archeological and Geological Society • Memphis Zoo Crafts • Games • Farrier (Sunday only, 2-4 p.m.)