EleFest 2019

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Our exclusive Members' Event is back for another year! Join us on July 6th 2019 to celebrate EleFest, this year featuring Songbirds. 


The lineup for this fantastic event includes Live Music, Asian Food, Bar, Street Markets, Expert Talks, Jumbo Prizes, Exciting Tours and much more.

This exclusive event is especially for 2019 Blackpool Zoo Members & their guests. All proceeds will go directly to the Biodiversity and Elephant Conservation Trust and the EAZA Silent Forest Campaign.

Entry to the event - Members £1, Guests - £5 Adult / £3 Child (Under 3s are free)

Due to high demand, we've been experiencing some issues with our ticket system. If you are unable to buy tickets, please try again later.


Due to the popularity of the event last year, we'll be releasing a number of tickets for pre-sale this year. 

Members with online tickets will be entered into a members only prize draw to win an Elephant Experience.

Not yet a Member but interested in coming along? There's still time to get your hands on a 2019 Membership and join us for this exclusive evening. 

THE SMALL PRINT - Blackpool Zoo Staff and their guests are also welcome to attend the event. Staff entry is £1 and £5 adult / £3 child for staff guests. - Limited numbers, pre-book to guarantee entry to the event.  - Car Parking is limited, please arrive promptly. There will be no charge for parking. - Members will be automatically entered into a prize draw to win an Elephant Experience when buying a ticket online, there is no other way to enter the prize draw. Experience participant must be over 18. - All guests must be accompanied by a 2019 Zoo Member or a member of Blackpool Zoo Staff. T-Shirts will be available to collect in the Main Gift Shop from June 17th 2019.

The health of our zoo family, which includes our visitors, staff and animals, is our top priority. In light of the most recent advice from Public Health England and the government, we have closed Blackpool Zoo at until further notice.

Please be assured that our dedicated keeper team will continue to provide the best care for our animals during the closure.

If you’ve booked tickets for any day during this closure, you can exchange them for any other date in 2020 or we can provide a refund. Please send your booking details to tickets@blackpoolzoo.org.uk.

We’ll keep you informed through our website and social media channels. We apologise for any disappointment and thank you for your patience.

We really look forward to welcoming you back to Blackpool Zoo when we re-open.

Stay safe everyone.