Activities are free with zoo admission except as noted. Subject to cancellation depending on the cooperation of weather and animals.


Daily Activities offered through September 6
*denotes fee-based activity


Keeper Talks

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Daily, times vary

Animal keepers provide exceptional care to all of the animals at the zoo, making sure they have everything they need to be healthy and happy. They also help save animals in the wild. Which animal keepers can you meet? See the kiosks for daily times and locations.

Keeper talks are at the exhibit unless otherwise noted.

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Ambassador Animal Programs


Wildlife Theater

Ambassador Animal photo of Aplomada falcon

ZooVenture: A Hero’s Tail

June 1 - September 6, 2021
11:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. daily (except Wednesday)

This is a scripted program about a hero on a quest to defeat the evil doer who is spreading myths about the animals that share our world. There are fun costumes and sound effects, and features free flighted birds as well as mammals. Come learn how you can be a hero for wildlife. Show runs approx. 20 minutes.

Broadleaf Theater

Ambassador Animal photo of Lucy the Raccoon

Ambassador Animal Keeper Talk

June 1 - September 6, 2021
10:45 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. daily (except Wednesday)

Come see some of your favorite ambassador animals and their keepers. You’ll learn about animals, their individual personalities, their role in the ecosystem, and also learn how we train animals to voluntarily participate in programs as well as their own healthcare.



Zoo to You

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We’re bringing the zoo to you with free at-home resources for kids and kids at heart.

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Digital Zoo

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Virtual Backpacks

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These virtual backpacks are activity packets designed for caregivers and their children to use while visiting the zoo.

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Zoomazium is Temporarily Closed

For health and safety, the indoor Zoomazium building is temporarily closed.