Things To Do in Devon: Events at Paignton Zoo

There's always something going on at the Zoo, whether it's our daily programme of keeper talks and feeding times or one of our special events. Meet one of our expert keepers or watch some of the animals being fed; meet our resident birds in the Feathered Feats Bird Show or see if there's a special event taking place. Take a look and use our handy day planner to build your perfect day at Zoo.

  • Amazing Ant Trail

    Amazing Ant Trail

    1 January 2014 - 31 December 2014

    Each year leading up to our 100th birthday we will be celebrating a different species. This year we’re celebrating invertebrates! We want you to be involved with the...

  • Ape and Cake Evening - SOLD OUT

    Ape and Cake Evening - SOLD OUT

    10 September 2014

    Please note: this event has sold out. Join us for an exclusive opportunity to eat cake with the apes at Paignton Zoo! Go behind the scenes and learn about our primates with...

  • Annual Charity Golf Day at Churston Golf Club

    Annual Charity Golf Day at Churston Golf Club

    18 September 2014

    Join us at Churston Golf Club for our annual Charity Golf Day to raise funds for our vital conservation work. Teams of two to four players are invited to compete in this...

  • BioBlitz! Discovery Day at Primley Park

    BioBlitz! Discovery Day at Primley Park

    20 September 2014

    Primley Park Join us in our ‘BioBlitz’ as we attempt to find as many species as possible and celebrate wildlife in our nature reserve! There will be fun activities...

  • Will Week

    Will Week

    6 October 2014 - 11 October 2014

    Did you know an estimated 7 out of 10 people have not made a will? If you have not yet made a Will come along to Paignton Zoo and do it. Meet with a professional solicitor from...

  • Fungal Foray

    Fungal Foray

    25 October 2014

    Saturday 25th October 10.00 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. Join in our ramble across Primley Park to discover more about the amazing world of fungi. Meet fungus expert Christian Taylor who...

  • Mistletoe Ball at The Grand Hotel, Torquay

    Mistletoe Ball at The Grand Hotel, Torquay

    6 December 2014

    Kick start the festive season and join us for our annual Christmas black tie dinner and dance. Enjoy a champagne reception and a beautiful a four course dinner. Following dinner...

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I can honestly say that Paignton Zoo is an amazing day out for anyone and would highly recommend it.
I loved every minute; I especially loved the rhinos and elephant. An amazing day!
Thank you so much! We learnt a lot today and have an even greater respect for the animals and the people who care for them.