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**This year the annual KidsDay at the Zoo will be on Thursday, August 5, 2021**

WGVU Public Media

KidsDay at the Zoo | John Ball Zoo

Thursday, August 5, 2021, | 9 am – 4 pm

Make sure you don’t miss KidsDay at the Zoo presented by WGVU PBS | NPR

WGVU Public Media presents Kids Day at the Zoo, Thursday, August 5, gates open at 9 am at John Ball Zoo! Admission is only $5.00 per person, and kids 2 and under are free.

Experience the Zoo and see characters from your favorite PBS Kids shows, sponsored by Milk Means More and Pioneer Construction! There will be additional fun in John Ball Park, plus live family-friendly entertainment, sponsored by Kent District Library. We recommend purchasing your tickets online in advance for quick and easy entry. 

Admission only $5 per person

Kids two and under are free

There will be booths, giveaways, games, characters, and admission to John Ball Zoo is
only $5.00 per person! Thursday, August 5, 2021
Please note, free admission for MI Bridges Cardholders (JUMP) will not be honored for WGVU Kids' Day

One day a year you get discounted admission.

John Ball Park Map
Clubhouse logo | Members click here for KidsDay benefit
Meet PBS Kids Charcters
Mother daughter coloring
Kids working on a art project
Shelley Irwin with a goat at the petting Zoo
Mother and son enjoying a PBS activitie


Milk Means More logo
John Ball Zoo Logo
Pioneer construction logo
Kent district library logo