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Make the Most of your Zoo Day

Daily education programs are included with zoo admission and offer added-value experiences to your Sacramento Zoo visit. Check out the calendar below to see the programs happening.

Wildlife Stage Shows

Join the animal ambassadors at the amphitheater for a fun, educational show hosted by our knowledgeable education staff. Stick around after the show for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.

Keeper Chats

Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.

Animal Encounters

Education staff and volunteer zoo docents host an up-close encounter with an animal ambassador on the Reptile House lawn or in the zoo’s plaza. If the weather is inclement, find them in the Discovery Room.

EdZOOcation Stations

Hosted by our dedicated volunteer zoo docents, experience feathers, skulls and other interactive biofacts while learning fun facts and listening to stories about the animals and nature. EdZOOcation stations are not regularly scheduled, but look for those docents in green!

Zoo Teen Activity Stations

Especially for kids and kids-at-heart, our Zoo Teens host activity stations with interactive learning! From coloring and crafts, to jumping games and more, your wild child will have fun while exploring the animal world and environment. Zoo teen stations are not regularly scheduled but look for the “Free Activity” signs!

Nature Explorers

Join us and the Sacramento Library for Nature Explorers, an open play environment on the last Saturday of the month during January -September, anytime between 10 am to 2 pm. We will be reading stories, playing, and exploring the wonders of the natural world with a new topic each month.

Looking for more?

Visit our Attractions page for details on rides like the zoo train and Conservation Carousel, giraffe encounters (feed a giraffe!) and of course, animals!

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 1 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 1 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 2 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 2 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Reptile House Lawn
Feb 3 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 3 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 3 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat @ Saki/Sloth Exhibit
Feb 3 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Jaguar Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Jaguar Keeper Chat @ Tamandua Exhibit
Feb 3 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Thick-billed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 3 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Vet Hospital Chat 3:00 pm
Vet Hospital Chat
Feb 3 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Join a Veterinary Technician at the Murray E. Fowler Veterinary Hospital to learn about zoo vet care.
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Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Reptile House Lawn
Feb 4 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 4 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 4 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat @ Saki/Sloth Exhibit
Feb 4 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Jaguar Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Jaguar Keeper Chat @ Tamandua Exhibit
Feb 4 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Thick-billed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 4 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Vet Hospital Chat 3:00 pm
Vet Hospital Chat
Feb 4 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Join a Veterinary Technician at the Murray E. Fowler Veterinary Hospital to learn about zoo vet care.
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Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 5 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 5 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 6 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 7 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 7 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 8 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 9 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
10
Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Reptile House Lawn
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 10 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat @ Saki/Sloth Exhibit
Feb 10 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Jaguar Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Jaguar Keeper Chat @ Tamandua Exhibit
Feb 10 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Thick-billed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 10 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Vet Hospital Chat 3:00 pm
Vet Hospital Chat
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Join a Veterinary Technician at the Murray E. Fowler Veterinary Hospital to learn about zoo vet care.
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Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Reptile House Lawn
Feb 11 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 11 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 11 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Vet Hospital Chat 3:00 pm
Vet Hospital Chat
Feb 11 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Join a Veterinary Technician at the Murray E. Fowler Veterinary Hospital to learn about zoo vet care.
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Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 12 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 12 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
13
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 13 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 13 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 14 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 14 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 15 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 16 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 16 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
17
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Reptile House Lawn
Feb 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 17 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 17 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat @ Saki/Sloth Exhibit
Feb 17 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Jaguar Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Jaguar Keeper Chat @ Tamandua Exhibit
Feb 17 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Thick-billed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 17 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Vet Hospital Chat 3:00 pm
Vet Hospital Chat
Feb 17 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Join a Veterinary Technician at the Murray E. Fowler Veterinary Hospital to learn about zoo vet care.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Animal Encounter 11:00 am
Animal Encounter @ Reptile House Lawn
Feb 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an up-close-and-personal visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors from our Education Department.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 18 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 18 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat @ Saki/Sloth Exhibit
Feb 18 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Jaguar Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Jaguar Keeper Chat @ Tamandua Exhibit
Feb 18 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Thick-billed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 18 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Vet Hospital Chat 3:00 pm
Vet Hospital Chat
Feb 18 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Join a Veterinary Technician at the Murray E. Fowler Veterinary Hospital to learn about zoo vet care.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Wildlife Stage Show 11:00 am
Wildlife Stage Show @ Amphitheater
Feb 19 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
See the Animal Ambassadors at the amphitheater for a fun, educational show hosted by our knowledgeable education staff. Stick around after the show for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 19 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 19 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat @ Saki/Sloth Exhibit
Feb 19 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Jaguar Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Jaguar Keeper Chat @ Tamandua Exhibit
Feb 19 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Thick-billed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 19 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 20 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 21 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 21 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 22 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
23
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Wildlife Stage Show 11:00 am
Wildlife Stage Show @ Amphitheater
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
See the Animal Ambassadors at the amphitheater for a fun, educational show hosted by our knowledgeable education staff. Stick around after the show for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 23 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat @ Saki/Sloth Exhibit
Feb 23 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Jaguar Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Jaguar Keeper Chat @ Tamandua Exhibit
Feb 23 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Thick-billed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 23 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
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Nature Explorers 10:00 am
Nature Explorers @ Near the Playground
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join the zoo and the Sacramento Library in an open play environment, the last Saturday of the month anytime between 10 am to 2 pm. We will be reading stories, playing, and exploring the wonders of the natural world with a new topic each month. Visit the Nature Explorers page for more information.
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Wildlife Stage Show 11:00 am
Wildlife Stage Show @ Amphitheater
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
See the Animal Ambassadors at the amphitheater for a fun, educational show hosted by our knowledgeable education staff. Stick around after the show for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 24 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat @ Saki/Sloth Exhibit
Feb 24 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Jaguar Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Jaguar Keeper Chat @ Tamandua Exhibit
Feb 24 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Thick-billed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 24 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Vet Hospital Chat 3:00 pm
Vet Hospital Chat
Feb 24 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Join a Veterinary Technician at the Murray E. Fowler Veterinary Hospital to learn about zoo vet care.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Wildlife Stage Show 11:00 am
Wildlife Stage Show @ Amphitheater
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
See the Animal Ambassadors at the amphitheater for a fun, educational show hosted by our knowledgeable education staff. Stick around after the show for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 25 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat 2:15 pm
Saki/Sloth Keeper Chat @ Saki/Sloth Exhibit
Feb 25 @ 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Jaguar Keeper Chat 2:30 pm
Jaguar Keeper Chat @ Tamandua Exhibit
Feb 25 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat 2:45 pm
Thick-billed Parrot Keeper Chat @ Thick-billed Parrot Exhibit
Feb 25 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Hosted at the exhibits, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about your favorite animals, often accompanied with an enrichment for the animal.
Vet Hospital Chat 3:00 pm
Vet Hospital Chat
Feb 25 @ 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Join a Veterinary Technician at the Murray E. Fowler Veterinary Hospital to learn about zoo vet care.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 26 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 26 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 27 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 27 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
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Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat 10:30 am
Flamingo Youngsters Keeper Chat
Feb 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Hosted at the lake near the restrooms, zookeepers are available to tell you facts and stories about the flamingo youngsters that are now spending time on the lake.
Giraffe Encounter 11:45 am
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 28 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.
Giraffe Encounter 2:00 pm
Giraffe Encounter @ Giraffe Viewing Deck
Feb 28 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Get up-close-and-personal at the Tall Wonders giraffe viewing deck! Weather permitting.