Get the best viewing and lighting to explore and photograph the animals on the Zoo Island – from Lions to Tigers and everything in between*. Shutter bugs ages 16+ are welcome. Focused on Zoo Island is from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. The area will be closed to members and the public until 9:00 a.m.
*Outdoor animal spaces only. Canadian Wilds, PHP and all buildings will be closed until 9:00 a.m.

Date: May 15, 2021
Time: 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Ticket Price: $45 + GST
* Members receive a discount - see below

Photographers of all skill levels are welcome! Capture amazing photographs of the animals and the zoo grounds - without all the crowds! Full day admission is included with your ticket, so be sure to stick around after the event ends to explore the rest of the zoo grounds on your Zooventure - our safety-minded experience.

Click HERE to learn more about Focused and your visit.

Member Pricing

Members (Engage & Inspire only) tickets are $25.00 but must access the discount by logging into their membership account. If you are unsure of your membership login DO NOT create your own login, please email for assistance.

Member/Account Login


You will be asked to follow all Alberta Health Services Guidelines and to be in accordance with the City of Calgary Bylaw 26M2020 during your visit.

By purchasing tickets, you agree to and accept the following:

  • Ticket holders are not to enter the Calgary Zoo if:
    • You are ill or experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. These include:
      • Fever, Cough, Shortness of breath, Runny nose, Sore throat and/or other symptoms listed on Alberta Health Services website.
    • You have been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with or has symptoms of COVID-19
    • You or someone in your household has traveled internationally in the past 14 days.
  • Ticket holders will follow all Alberta Health Services Guidelines and City of Calgary Bylaws during the visit

Choose Your Ticket Types

General (16 - 59)

@ $45.00/ea

Senior (60+)

@ $45.00/ea

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