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Today at the Zoo

July 26, 2014 5:00 pm

Safari Nights featuring The O’s

Stay at the Zoo past sundown on Saturdays this summer! Saturday nights will sizzle this summer at the Dallas Zoo, when the Safari Nights evening concert series returns featuring great music, extended hours and a chance to mingle with some …





Predator Encounter Participate in a session with our predators. Learn about their lifestyle as our keepers work with and talk about our pride. Where: Giants of the Savanna: Predator Rock Time: 10:00 AM and 2:30 PM
Meet the Elephant Keeper Participate in a session with our pachyderms. Learn about our African giants as our keepers work with and talk about our Elephant herd. Where: Giants of the Savanna: Base Camp Time: 11:30 AM and 1:30 PM
Bird Feeding/Talk
The little birdies go tweet, tweet, at the Dallas Zoo! Come watch as the keepers feed them, and then ask questions about our feathered friends.
Where: Wilds of Africa: A.D. Martin Forest Aviary
Time: 11:00 AM
Chimpanzees Keeper Talk
It’s always a wild time during the keeper talk with our chimpanzees. Stop on by and have a blast!
Where: Wilds of Africa: Kimberly-Clark Chimpanzee Forest
Time: 2:00 PM
Flamingos Keeper Talk
Do you know why Flamingos are pink? I bet the keepers can tell you. Stop on by to learn all about it!
Where: ZooNorth: Flamingo Pond
Time: 2:30 PM
Gorillas Keeper Talk
They’re great! They’re apes! They’re Great Apes! Our keepers think so too, so come on by and learn about these Great Apes.
Where: Wilds of Africa: Gorilla Training Window
Time: 2:30 PM
King Vultures Keeper Talk
What do King vultures eat? Stop by and let our keepers tell you!
Where: ZooNorth: Wings of Wonder
Time: 1:15 PM
Lemurs Keeper Talk
Our lemurs like to Move it! Move it! Come learn all about of furry little friends from the island of Madagascar.
Where: ZooNorth: Lemur Lookout
Time: 11:30 AM
Mandrill Keeper Talk
So how do you tell a boy mandrill from a girl mandrill? Find out at the keeper talk. Ask questions…get answers!
Where: Wilds of Africa: Mandrill Habitat
Time: 1:45 PM
Nile Crocodiles Keeper Talk
My… what big teeth you have! Hear all about these powerful animals during a keeper talk.
Where: Wilds of Africa: Crocodile Isle
Time: 2:15 PM
Ocelot Keeper Talk
Can you find me? My keeper can and you can learn all about me during this keeper talk.
Where: ZooNorth: Texas Cats
Time: 1:15 PM
Okapi Keeper Talk
Is it a zebra? Is it a giraffe? It’s neither… it’s an Okapi. Explore these beautiful creatures at their keeper talk.
Where: Wilds of Africa: Okapi Forest
Time: 1:30 PM
Otters Keeper Talk
Learn all about these furry little creatures and their habits during this keeper talk. ZooNorth:
Where: Otter Outpost
Time: 3:00 PM
Penguin Feeding Oh fishy, fishy, fishy, fish!
That’s what our Penguins like to eat and you can watch as our keepers feed our family of Penguins.
Where: Wilds of Africa: Don Glendenning Penguin Cove
Time: 3:00 PM
Pony Barn Keeper Talk
Want to learn more about our ponies? Stop by the pony barn for a keeper talk!
Where: Lacerte Family Children’s Zoo: Pony Barn
Time: 2:00 PM
Primate Keeper Encounter
Learn a little and laugh alot at the Primate Place Keeper Encounter!
Where: ZooNorth: Primate Place
Time: 2:15 PM
Reptiles Keeper Talk
Creepy, crawly, scaly, creatures abound at the Reptile House. Explore the world of Reptiles during a Dallas Zoo keeper talk.
Where: ZooNorth: Reptile Building
Time: 12:30 PM
Texas Cats Keeper Talk
Here kitty kitty! Learn all about native Texas cats.
Where: ZooNorth: Texas Cats
Time: 1:30 PM
Tigers Keeper Talk
Oh my! Learn about these big cats from their keepers.
Where: ZooNorth: Tiger Habitat
Time: 1:45 PM
Underzone Feeding
Do you wonder about the Underzone? Stop by the Underzone for a special feeding at 11:30 am!
Where: Lacerte Family Children’s Zoo: The Underzone
Time: 11:30 AM
Kangaroo Encounter
Hop on over to a session with our kangaroos and their keepers. Learn about these hippity hoppity inhabitants of our Koala Walkabout presented by Kimberly-Clark.
Where: Koala Walkabout presented by Kimberly-Clark Corporation: Kangaroo
Time: 11:00 AM
Koala Encounter and Weighing Have you ever wondered how much a koala weighs or why they sleep so much? Stop by Koala Walkabout presented by Kimberly-Clark for a fun filled encounter with our koalas and their keepers. Where: Koala Walkabout presented by Kimberly-Clark Corporation: Koala Time: 1:30 PM