Saturday, December 13, 2014
10 am to 4 pm
Bundle up the family and come enjoy the holiday season at the Zoo!
- Zoofari Market will be open at 10 am for Sacramento Zoo Member shopping. Members receive a 25% discount with their Membership card. * Excludes books, disposable cameras, sunscreen, sunglasses, Fair Trade, and promotional, discounted or sale items.
- Food Drive: Bring a non-perishable food item and receive a $1 off your Zoo admission.
- Animal Enrichments: Animals will get special treats delivered to them and staff will be on hand to share facts, secrets and answer your questions.
Schedule of Enrichments
All enrichments will happen at the animals exhibit.
10:30 am - Sumatran Orangutan, stockings with treats
11:00 am - Red River Hog, wrapped boxes and pumpkin bowls
11:30 am - Black & White Ruffed Lemur, holiday feast
12:00 pm - Sumatran Tiger, holiday pinata and Christmas tree
12:30 pm - Wolf's Guenon, holiday pinata, pinecone "reindeer" and presents
1:00 pm - Giant Anteater, presents with food inside
1:30 pm - Snow Leopard, wrapped presents and ice
2:00 pm - Aardvark/Fennec Fox, painted boxes with scent
2:30 pm - Giraffe, wreaths with treats, holiday pinata and Christmas tree
3:00 pm - Straw-colored Fruit Bat/Crested Guineafowl/Red-billed Hornbill,
paper garland, paper and browse wreaths
Visitors Tip: Keep an eye out for off-schedule enrichments that will be placed on exhibit at the zoo keeper's convenience.
Holiday Magic was a wonderful day! Thanks to the 1,300 people who came out to watch the animals get their special holiday treats.
Call (916) 808-5888 for more information.