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Redbird Day at Brookfield Zoo

Saturday, August 10th 2019
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
$14 – $18

Event Description

Back by popular demand! Join the Illinois State University Alumni Association for Redbird Day at Brookfield Zoo! Kick the morning off with a continental breakfast featuring our favorite bird, Reggie, and activities for the kids.

Then Redbirds can fly all over the zoo as they enjoy the day visiting Carlita the Croc, Malaya the Snow Leopard, Kecil the Orangutan, Tapeko the Dolphin, Ali the Gorilla, and more. Spend time exploring The Living Coast, The Swamp, Wolf Woods, or one of the other 18 areas. Plus guests will get to see the  Brick Safari, made of millions of LEGO® bricks, and the last night of the Summer Nights Concert Series featuring The Boy Band Night.

9-11 a.m., Continental breakfast at Brookfield Zoo’s Savannah Ballroom
9:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Time to explore the Brookfield Zoo
7 p.m., Brookfield Zoo Summer Night Concert

Costs are $18 for adults, $14 for kids (3-11)/seniors (65+) and includes parking, admission, and continental breakfast. Register by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, July 26 online or by calling Alumni Engagement- Chicago Office at (309) 438-3500. Prices are the same for Brookfield Zoo season ticket holders interested in the breakfast with Reggie. For season ticket holders not interested in attending the breakfast but wanting to attend the event, there is no charge but registration is required.

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.


Alumni Engagement
(309) 438-2586


Brookfield Zoo
8400 W 31st St
Brookfield, Illinois