Animal Appreciation Days

We’re wild about our animals! Help us celebrate some of our favorite Zoo friends and their wild counterparts by joining us for Animal Appreciation Days! Explore all the things that make our animals unique, learn about their threats in the wild, and learn what the Zoo and our partners are doing to protect these species.

What you can expect to experience:

  • Fun educational activities
  • A special keeper chat at noon
  • A craft to take home with you
  • Zoodoption Special that contributes directly to conservation efforts
  • and more!

February 29 –  Leap Day

May 1 – Save the Rhino Day

June 10 – World Crocodile Day

July 16 – World Snake Day

August 10 – World Lion Day

September 5 – International Vulture Awareness Day

November 7 – World Bison Day