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Date & Time

Saturday, March 30th
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Meet the Easter Bunny in the Zoo Gift Shop from 12-5pm!

No additional charge. This event is included with Zoo Admission.

 

Easter Celebration

This egg-citing day is FREE with Zoo Admission! The celebration will feature animals receiving Easter-themed enrichment throughout the day and Treat Stations through the Zoo. To help the Zoo go green, please bring your own treat bag! Children will also have the opportunity to meet the Easter Bunny in the Zoo Gift Shop from 12pm-5pm.

Special Animal Enrichment

Gorilla Egg Hunt

12:00pm | Gorilla World

Pig Easter Enrichment

12:30pm | Children's Zoo

Bonobo Egg Hunt

1:00pm | Jungle Trails (weather dependent for indoor/outdoor)

Red Panda Egg Hunt

1:30pm | Red Panda

Cougar Egg Hunt

1:30pm | Cat Canyon

Otter Egg Hunt

2:00 pm | Wolf Woods

Hippo Watermelon Fun

2:00pm | Hippo Cove
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Meerkat Easter Fun

2:30pm | Africa

Lion Egg Hunt

3:00pm | Africa

Make Smart Shopping Choices

Animals like the Bornean and Sumatran orangutans are critically endangered species due in part to the palm oil industry.  Palm oil is used in many of the foods and products we consume every day from frozen vegetables to shampoo. Oil palm plantations are spreading across Indonesia, which produces 85% of the world’s supply of palm oil, often to the detriment of its rainforests and wildlife. As consumers, we can choose to buy products made with sustainable palm oil as certified by the Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). Below is a helpful guide for purchasing candy made with certified sustainable palm oil.

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