Veterans Day Celebration at Brookfield Zoo

Event Information

8:34pm - 8:34pm

The Chicago Zoological Society invites the public to honor the men and women who have served our nation for a Veterans Day Celebration on November 11th at 11:00am. Come enjoy a special celebration at Brookfield Zoo’s Discovery Center with Ambassador Animals, interact and learn about Cook County’s Military with military memorabilia and see a performance of the National Anthem and remarks made by the Chicago Zoological Society President, Dr. Stuart Strahl.

This Veterans Day event is FREE to all (parking fees still apply)! For additional information about Brookfield Zoo’s Veterans Day Celebration, visit call 708-688-8000.

Monday, November 11, from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Schedule:
11:00 am – 2:00 pm – A display of Military Memorabilia in the Founders room (of Discovery Center), A Military Vehicle Display at Discovery Center Plaza, learn about Cook County Military & Honor Flight Chicago
11:00 – 11:30 am – Ambassador Animals
12:00 – 1:00 pm – Enjoy a performance by the Legacy Girls
1:00 pm – 1:15 pm – See the posting of colors, a performance of the National Anthem, and remarks by Chicago Zoological Society president, Dr. Stuart Strahl
1:15 pm – 2:00 pm – Jesse White Tumblers

Brookfield Zoo


  • 8400 W 31st St
  • Brookfield , IL 60513