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Circle of Life Festival

Circle of Life Festival

Hakuna Matata. It’s time to put your worries away and join us for a fun-filled day!


Welcome to the Circle of Life Festival. This day to night wildlife experience promises to take you on an extra wild adventure to explore what shines in the light and what lurks in the dark.

Meet the real animals seen in Disney The Lion King like Mufasa, Simba, Timon, Pumbaa, the laughing hyenas and other favourite characters from Pride lands.

Singapore Zoo Activities

Circle of Life Festival

  • 1 Jun – 12 Aug (Weekends and PH only)
  • 11AM and 4PM
  • Wild Africa 

Look .out for the first ever themed trams with musical performers as it traverses through the real life animal counterparts of Disney’s The Lion King characters.

Move to the jungle beats as we drum up the fun with interactive storytelling at three performance points. Enjoy and learn interesting facts about Lions and the Circle of Life.

Performance points: 

  • Opposite Tram Station 4
  • Garden with a View 
  • Frozen Tundra

The Lion King Insta-worthy Moments

  • 1 Jun - 12 Aug
  • Opposite Tram Station 4, Garden with a View & Frozen Tundra

Be part of The Lion King scene and try to guess the movie scenes at these 3 photo worthy spots! Remember to hashtag #SingaporeZoo and #ZooCircleofLife

Zoolympix: Circle of Life

  • 1 Jun – 30 Jun (Weekends only)
  • 11AM and 4PM
  • Around the Zoo

Join us for the annual Zoolympix, a series of activities that promote family learning and play! This year’s African-themed activities celebrate the circle of life by showing that all animals are important in the African savannah.

Craft Activities

  • 1 Jun – 30 Jun (Weekends only)
  • 10AM to 4PM
  • Frozen Tundra

Be part of the beat in the Circle of Life Festival with your own DIY spin drums or try your hands at making your own animal face mask.

Circle of Life Tour

  • 8 Jun - 31 Aug (Wed, Sat and Sun)
  • 10.30am
  • Adult: $98
  • Child: $65

Make it an unforgettable experience with special The Lion King addition. This tour takes you on a journey to meet the inhabitants of Pride Land. Get a rare opportunity to feed a Cheetah, Rhino and even Meerkats and witness the strength of the King with a lion tug challenge.

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Night Safari Activities

Circle of Life Festival at Dusk

  • 1 Jun – 12 Aug (Weekends only)
  • 7.45PM
  • Entrance Courtyard

The festival continues to Night Safari as drummers liven up the mood followed by Night Safari’s Thumbukar performers and their fire-twirling skills done to the beat of jungle drums. 

Glow-on Face Painting

  • 1 Jun – 30 Jun (Weekends and PH only)
  • 7.00PM – 10.30PM
  • Tram Station 1

Nothing brings a smile like glowing prints painted on your face. Get your glow on and head over to Naracoote Cave for a unique night photo experience.

The Great Kings of the Past Insta-worthy Moments

  • Naracoote Cave

Lie on the grass, witness the Great Kings of the Past and watch your face paint glow under fluorescent lights.

Hyena Feeding and Keepers Talk

  • 1 Jun – 30 Jun (Weekends and PH only)
  • 8.30PM
  • Tram Station 1

Why are Hyenas always laughing? Hear our keepers share interesting stories and dispel misconception around Hyena’s bad reputation while watching them chow down during the feeding session.

A Wild Feast: Lion Feeding

  • 1 Jun – 30 Jun (Weekends and PH only)
  • 8PM & 9PM
  • Tram Station 1

King of the Jungle or just the evil brother of the King? Witness them at their most active time – feeding!

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Image Credit: Singapore Zoo




Singapore Zoo Adult: 37 SGD
Singapore Zoo Child: 25 SGD
Night Safari Adult: 49 SGD
Night Safari Child: 33 SGD



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