Daily Events

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.

Catch a Keeper
9:15 a.m.  American Farm
Try Your Hand at Milking
10:45 a.m.  Africa
Elephant training Inside Elephant Exhibit
11:00 a.m.   American Farm
(Wednesday & Saturday) Animal Encounter American Farm Yard Between Cows and Poultry House
12:15 p.m.  American Farm
Try Your Hand at Milking
12:30 p.m.   Cargill Learning Center
(Saturday & Sunday) Animal Encounter inside the building
1:15 p.m.  Africa
Elephant training inside African Veldt Building
1:45 p.m.  South America
Jaguar Chat at Jaguar Exhibit
2:00 p.m.  American Farm
(Monday & Wednesday) Honeybee Chat at Bee Exhibit
2:15 p.m.   Amphibians & Reptiles
(Tuesday & Saturday) Snake Demonstration Near Chinese Alligator Exhibit
2:15 p.m.  American Farm
Try Your Hand at Milking
2:30 p.m.  Australia
(Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday) Wallaby Chat at Cassowary statue
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
4:15 p.m.  American Farm
Try Your Hand at Milking
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.  The Downing Gorilla Forest
Gorilla feeding inside exhibit building (also outdoor exhibit, weather permitting)
1:15 p.m.  Australia/South America
Bird Feeding Throughout exhibit
2:00 p.m.  Children's Farms
Cow and horse feeding inside American Barn
2:15 p.m.  Amphibians & Reptiles
(Sunday) Alligator 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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