Please note: 
• On Free Fun Friday, August 26, Franklin Park Zoo will close at 4:00 p.m., with the last admission at 3:30 p.m. 
• Due to the Caribbean Festival Parade on August 27, vehicular access and parking will be greatly affected around Franklin Park Zoo. Beginning at approximately 9:00 a.m., Peabody Circle will be closed to vehicular traffic, and vehicular access to Franklin Park Zoo will only be available from the Shea Rotary on Morton Street. Parking for Zoo guests will only be available at the Giraffe entrance accessed via Pierpont Road.


Linne's two-toed sloth

Breakfast with the Sloth

Franklin Park Zoo

Dates coming soon!

Did you know the sloth is the world's slowest mammal? You'll learn more fun facts like these over a delicious continental breakfast, and you'll get a unique look at this fascinating two-toed tree-dweller. Registrants receive special early entry into the Zoo.

More Sloth Breakfasts coming soon. Please check this page again!

$12 per person for members, $15 for non-members, children under 2 come for FREE!

Franklin Park Zoo - Meet at the GIRAFFE Entrance to the Zoo at 9:00 a.m.

All ages welcome!

Please Note:
The cost of admission to the Zoo is NOT included in the price of this program. To stay and explore the Zoo after the breakfast is over, purchase admission to the Zoo online here.  Bring a copy of the receipt printed out or on your phone for the Educators to collect after the Breakfast program. If you wish to stay at the Zoo after the Program and you have not pre-purchased admission, you will need to re-enter through the Admissions Booth and either show your Member Card or pay the regular admission rate.


  • Dress for the occasion and wear your own sloth mask (shown at right) to breakfast! Visit our Kids' Corner for this and more crafts.