Daily Schedule

Don’t miss these fun keeper chats and feeding times. Interact with zoo keepers and learn more about the animals we care for!

All events are offered daily unless otherwise noted. All feeding times are approximate and subject to change. All training demonstrations are weather and staffing dependent.

More Information to Help Plan Your Visit

Catch a Keeper
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Children's Farms
Programs posted daily in Farms
11:00 a.m.   American Farm
(Wednesday & Saturday) Animal Encounter American Farm Yard Between Cows and Poultry House
11:00 a.m.  American Farm
(Thursday) Cow/Oxen Encounter
12:30 p.m.   Cargill Learning Center
(Saturday & Sunday) Animal Encounter inside the building
1:15 p.m.   American Farm
Live Milking Demonstration (dependent on babies)
1:30 p.m.  The Downing Gorilla Forest
Gorilla Chat
2:15 p.m.   Amphibians & Reptiles
(Tuesday & Saturday) Reptile Encounter inside building
2:30 p.m.  North America
Bald Eagle Chat
3:00 p.m.  Pride of the Plains
Lion Chat
3:00 p.m.  The Downing Gorilla Forest
Pelican Chat
3:30 p.m.  Slawson Family Tiger Trek
Tiger Chat in Tiger Reserve Lodge
3:30 p.m.  Koch Orangutan & Chimpanzee Habitat
Ape Chat
3:45 p.m.  Cessna Penguin Cove
Penguin Chat Penguin Exhibit
Feeding Schedule
9:00 a.m.  Children's Farm
Animals come in from Night Pasture
11:30 a.m.  Amphibians & Reptiles
Riverbank Feeding
1:15 p.m.  Tropics
Bird Feeding
1:15 p.m.  Australia/South America
Bird Feeding
2:00 p.m.  Children's Farms
Cow and horse feeding inside American Barn
2:45 p.m.  North America
River Otter Feeding
2:45 p.m.  Amphibians & Reptiles
(Wednesday & Saturday) Aldabra Tortoise Feeding
4:30 p.m.  Children's Farms
Animals released to night pasture
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