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TURKEY TOSS



A Thanksgiving Feast for the Beasts

Saturday, November 17, 2018
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


The zoo’s carnivores chow down on raw, store-prepared turkeys at the annual Turkey Toss. The turkeys are part of the zoo’s excellent animal care program to help enrich the lives of the zoo’s animals. The safe activities help encourage natural animal behavior, keep animals mentally and physically stimulated and engage zoo guests.

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WILDLIGHTS



Presented by Sound Credit Union

Tickets on sale now!
Open November 23, 2018 - January 5, 2019
5:30 – 8:30 p.m.


Seattle's wildest holiday lights festival returns with sparkling lights, faux snowball fights, up close animal encounters, hot chocolate and family delights. Experience brand new wild and wonderful light displays that will be featured throughout the zoo including a holiday light spectacular at the zoo’s south entrance which will now be open throughout the run of WildLights.

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FORCE FOR NATURE

500% population increase of endangered Washington turtles, back from brink of extinction

2.2 million acres of habitat protected with global conservation partners

909,000 pounds of waste kept out of landfills annually through composting

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“Being an amphibian monitor was an amazing opportunity for me to go out into nature to collect the very data that will be used to protect the ecosystems I want to see conserved!”

Sophie Yasuda, ZooCorps teen volunteer and amphibian Monitoring Citizen Science participant

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