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Tulsa Zoo Closed June 16 For WALTZ Prep

All-Day Preparations Set for Annual Fundraiser

TULSA, Okla. (June 13, 2017) – The Tulsa Zoo will close to the public on Friday, June 16, 2017, as zoo staff and volunteers prepare for the annual fundraising gala, WALTZ On The Wild Side.

Standing for We All Love the Tulsa Zoo, WALTZ has been integral for funding some of the zoo’s most important exhibits, while offering guests a zoo transformed for an evening of fine cuisine from more than 40 area restaurants, libations, live music and unique animal encounters.

A limited number of tickets are available for this 21-and-older event. Visit for more information.

The Tulsa Zoo closes one additional day each year, on Christmas Day