Upcoming Events


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01 Republic Day January 26th
02 International Zebra Day January 31st
03 World Wetland Day February 2nd
04 World Hippopotamus Day February 15th
05 World Wildlife Day March 3rd
06 International Women’s Day March 8th
07 World Sparrow Day March 20th
08 International Day of Forests March 21th
09 World Water Day March 22th
10 World Earth Day April 22th
11 Zoo Ambassador Programme- Summer Camp April -
12 International Leopard Day May 3rd
13 World Migratory Birds Day May 8th
14 Endangered Species Day May 21st
15 International Day for Biological Diversity May 22nd
16 World Turtle Day May 23rd
17 Zoo Ambassador Programme – Summer Camp May -
18 World Environment Day June 5th
19 World Oceans Day June 8th
20 World Sea Turtle Day June 16th
21 World Crocodile Day June 17th
22 World Giraffe Day June 21st
23 Vanamohatsav Week July 1 to 7
24 World Chimpanzee Day July 14th
25 World Snake Day July 16th
26 Moth Week July 23rd to 31st
27 International Day For Mangrove Ecosystem July 26th
28 World Ranger Day July 31st
29 World Lion Day August 10th
30 World Elephant Day August 12th
31 International Wolf Day August 13th
32 Independence Day August 15th
33 World Photography Day August 19th
34 International Day of Primates September 1st
35 International Vulture Awareness Day September 4th
36 World Ozone Day September 16th
37 World Rhino Day September 22nd
38 World Cassowary Day September 26th
39 World Tourism Day September 27th
40 Wildlife Week Celebration October 2nd to 8th
41 World Animal Day October 4th
42 Zoo Keepers Day October 4th
43 Ayudha Pooja October 23th
44 National Reptiles Awareness Day October 21st
45 International Day of Climate Action October 24th
46 National Birds Day / National Bird Watching Day November 12th
47 World Fisheries Day November 21st
48 World Soil Day December 5th
49 Zoo Ambassador Programme – Winter Programme December -

Arignar Anna Zoological Park Yearly Events

  • Zoo Outreach - 40 Schools
  • Zoo Ambassador Programme – Summer Camp, Winter Camp and One Day Camp for Government School Students
  • Species Ambassador Programme – 2 to 3 Species in a Year
  • Special Themed Workshop – 2 to 3 Special Themed Workshop
  • Zoo Orientation Programme – 70 Programmes in a Year Prior to COVID
  • GSDP Programme for School Dropout – Based ENVIS Proposal
  • Training for Professionals – IFS Probationary Officers, Judicial Trainees, Tamilnadu Forest Department Trainess - FROs, Foresters, Forest Guards, Section Officer’s Trainees, Professionals, Trainees from Other States.
  • Celebration of Important Days with Contests, Events and Special Lectures.