Autism Society Greater Philadelphia: Autism Acceptance Day at the Philadelphia Zoo

Hosted by the Autism Society Greater Philadelphia

Come join the Autism Society Greater Philadelphia at the Philadelphia Zoo for a fun-filled day celebrating Autism Acceptance, where you can embrace diversity and promote inclusivity.

Tickets are for admission to the Philadelphia Zoo. If you are a Zoo member you do not need an additional ticket. There is no separate charge for Autism Acceptance Day at the Philadelphia Zoo activities and resources.

Activities Include:

  • Autism Resource Fair and Advocacy Area
  • Autism Acceptance and Awareness Merchandise
  • Sensory Stations
  • Craft Areas
  • Make a Weighted Blanket and Lap pad demo’s
  • Give Aways
  • Raffles
  • All Day Entertainment including:
  • Grammy Winning Artist Steve Pullara and his Cool Beans Band
  • The Give & Take Jugglers!
  • Magic! Puppets!
  • Character Appearances
  • Special Guests
  • Quiet Areas
  • and much more!!!

The Greater Philadelphia Autism Society was established in 1977 by a dedicated group of parents with a strong desire to band together and be a united voice to represent individuals with Autism and spread awareness. This has been continued throughout the years.

The Autism Society Greater Philadelphia is  a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose Board of Directors consists entirely of volunteers, representative of self advocates, family members and professionals supporting those with ASD, serving the five-county region of South Eastern Pennsylvania, (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties). Mission: create connections, empowering everyone in the Autism community with the resources needed to live fully.

Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, April 21, 2024, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Philadelphia Zoo Peacock Pavilion

3400 West Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104