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Tails and Tunes- Late Nights in June at the Little Rock Zoo

Dates: 6/3/2021 - 6/24/2021
Times: Late Zoo night every Thursday in June

The whole family will enjoy this late night Zoo experience. Visit all of your favorite animals until 8 pm and end it shaking your tail at the Civitan Elephant Stage. The Tails and Tunes summer late night experience will feature unique weekly live entertainment, specialty food vendors, and for the adults beer and wine will be available for purchase.

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Regular Zoo admission  prices and parking fees are required.

Zoo members may enjoy this event at no additional cost.

The Family Fun will start each night at 6pm.


Zoo hours: 9:00am -9:00pm for each Thursday of June:  (June 3, 10, 17, 24, 2021)

Live Music at Civitan Elephant Stage 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Specialty Food vendors will begin to serve at 5:00pm.

Yard games and other interactive activities available for the whole family. 


June 3, 2021 – Cliff Prowse and Susan Erwin Prowse

Cliff & Susan are a married international touring duo armed with a piano, fiddle, and guitar based in Little Rock, Arkansas. Their high energy, all-request, interactive show keeps crowds entertained for 4+ hours in venues worldwide. With over 1,000 songs in their arsenal, they bring a great mix of Country, Blues, Rock, Pop and Oldies to crowds of all ages.

June 10, 2021 – The Rodney Block Collective

The Rodney Block Collective, a quartet comprised of lead trumpet, piano, bass, and drums, with extra vocalist as needed led by Rodney Block, celebrated Arkansan musician.

June 17, 2021 – The Juice 

(The Juice Duo aka Juice From Concentrate) of vocalist and guitarist Jim Goza and drummer Travis Smith. The duo bring dance-worthy grooves and electronic drums, looping guitars and beatboxing, with the weight of a full band in a smaller package. The setlist is eclectic and full of crowd favorites, mixed with a healthy dose of comedy.

*The UA Little Rock Alumni Association will be in attendance!* Calling all UA Little Rock grads, former students, and friends! If you've never had the opportunity to join the Alumni Association or it's just been a little while, you are invited to visit the UA Little Rock booth to renew your membership or join for the first time!

Association members in attendance will receive:

  • $2 off Zoo admission for June 17, 2021 only
  • $10 off a membership to the Little Rock Zoo (through May 2022) 
  • Cost of Zoo admission for June 17, 2021, counted toward Zoo membership purchase 


June 24, 2021 – Off the Cuff – Featuring LaSheena Gordon

Off the Cuff, is a band of musicians led by lead trumpet player Jose Holloway. The band is based in Little Rock, AR. They all have a strong passion in their crafts and love rocking with their friends creating a jazz infused jam session! 


LaSheena V. Gordon (SheenaV) performs professionally in our community with a host of talented musicians and most recently partnered with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra  in their live streamed production of “Peter & the Wolf”. She is currently one of the choir teachers at Sylvan Hills Middle School and known as Ms. G with her students who told her she has to shout out her Blue Bella’s, Blue Diamonds, and Blue Tones! 

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* Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed.

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