kids free october
October 1–31

Kids Free

Calling all Wildlife Explorers! October is Kids Free month at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, and youths 11 years and younger receive free admission all month long (with an adult). Youths can connect with their wild side by meeting wildlife, while discovering the wonders of nature through play and exploration.

For more information about Kids Free, see our Seasonal Event FAQs.


Autumn Fest

Autumn Festival

  • Saturdays and Sundays, October 7–29

Come join all the autumn festive fun as the San Diego Zoo Safari Park celebrates the season of color with special activities, entertainment, and culinary comforts. Learn more here.

Save the Chubby Unicorn ShopZoo collection
Shop the Collection

Save the Chubby Unicorns

Gorilla Shadow ShopZoo collection
Shop the Collection

Gorilla Shadow

Hotel with pool
Creature Comforts


SDZWA adventures botswana elephant
SDZWA Adventures

Come Travel with Us!

SDZWA adventures monarch butterfly
SDZWA Adventures

Travel with us to see Monarchs

Groom and bride embracing as a giraffe looks on in the distance.
Wild Weddings

Picture Your Special Day at the Park!