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
10:30 a.m.  American Farm Barn
Try Your Hand at Milking
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
12:15 p.m.  American Farm
Composting Worm Encounter
12:15 p.m.  American Farm Barn
(Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday) Try Your Hand at Milking
12:30 p.m.   Cargill Learning Center
(Saturday & Sunday) Animal Encounter inside the building
2:15 p.m.   Amphibians & Reptiles
(Tuesday & Saturday) Snake Demonstration Near Chinese Alligator Exhibit
2:30 p.m.  North America
Bald Eagle Chat
3:00 p.m.  Nganda Village, The Downing Gorilla Forest
Pelican Chat
3:15 p.m.   Amphibians & Reptiles
(Wednesday & Saturdays) Aldabra Tortoise Training Aldabra Tortoise Exhibit
3:30 p.m.  Slawson Family Tiger Trek
Tiger Chat in Tiger Reserve Lodge
3:30 p.m.  Koch Orangutan & Chimpanzee Habitat
Chimpanzee Chat
3:45 p.m.  Cessna Penguin Cove
Penguin demonstration Penguin Exhibit
3:45 p.m.  Tropics
Fruit Bat Chat
Feeding Schedule
9:00 a.m.  Children's Farms
Animals come in from Night Pasture
11:30 a.m.  Amphibians & Reptiles
Riverbank Feeding
1:15 p.m.  Australia & South America
Bird Feeding
1:15 p.m.  Tropics
Bird Feeding
1:15 p.m.  The Downing Gorilla Forest
Gorilla feeding inside exhibit building (also outdoor exhibit, weather permitting)
2:00 p.m.  Children's Farms
Cow and horse feeding inside American Barn
2:30 p.m.  Pride of the Plains
Meerkat Feeding
2:45 p.m.  North America
River otter feeding
4:30 p.m.  Children's Farms
Animals released to night pasture
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