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Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Little Rock Zoo. Take a look at the variety of fun and engaging ways to get involved.

Special Events/Wild Wines Volunteers

Ranked as one of the top charity events in the state, Wild Wines has multiple volunteer opportunities available. On the day of the event, volunteers for Wild Wines must be at least 21 years of age. 

Teen Volunteers

This exciting program is for kids 12-18yrs of age that are interested in making a difference with the Zoo’s conservation efforts.

Generation Zoo

If you are a young professional interested in supporting the Zoo, check out the volunteer opportunities available with Generation Zoo.


From providing interpretive opportunities for guests to handling animals for school groups and many other enjoyable activities, docents help to further the Zoo’s educational mission.

Landscaping Volunteers

With 33 developed acres, the Little Rock Zoo is looking for volunteers interested in helping to keep our grounds beautiful.

Zoo Crew/General Volunteers

Volunteers are needed to assist with the many special events hosted at the Zoo such as Wild Wines, Zoo Brew and Boo at the Zoo. Volunteers assist with day-of set-up and teardown, serving, guest check-in and other functions. Volunteers also make decorations for events prior to the event date.  On the day of the event volunteers for Wild Wines and Zoo Brew must be at least 21 years of age. Special Event/Zoo Crew volunteers often interact with the public.

Adult Volunteer Program

Adult volunteers are needed to assist in many aspects of the Little Rock Zoo, including but not limited to special events such as Hiland Dairy Dollar Day, Wild Wines, Zoo Brew, fall festivals, animal birthday parties, awareness days, biofact tables, information stations, exhibit interpretation stations and Zoofari Camps sponsored by McLarty Automotive Group.   

Special Events at the Little Rock Zoo

The Wildest Value in Town!

Little Rock Zoo Memberships

Family Fun at the Zoo!

Memberships support the Zoo's efforts to promote conservation and education. It is the perfect way to benefit humans and animals, alike!

Little Rock Zoo

1 Zoo Drive
Little Rock, AR 72205


Hours of Operation
9 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Last admission 4 p.m.
Zoo grounds close at 4:30 pm

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Thanks to Our Sponsors

Arkansas Zoological Foundation

Highland Dairy Foods

McLarty Automotive Group

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