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Holiday Magic
Saturday, December 10, 2016
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 - Eastern Bongo, Christmas tree with edible ornaments

11:30 am - Black & White Ruffed Lemur, "Santa's Village" with edible treats

12:00 pm - Snow Leopard, frozen presents and ice

12:30 pm - Wolf's Guenon, holiday pinata, presents and pinecone "reindeer"

1:00 pm - Red Panda, bamboo wreaths with apple

1:30 pm - Jaguar, boxes with spices, ice and a Christmas tree

2:00 pm - Red River Hogs, pumpkin bowls filled with fruit & vegetables

2:30 pm - Giraffe, wreaths with treats, holiday pinata and a Christmas tree

3:00 pm - Fruit Bats & Guineafowl, fruit rings and browse wreaths

3:30 pm - African Lion, holiday-themed pinata and boxes with spices

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 1,100 people who came out to watch the animals get their special holiday treats.

Call (916) 808-5888 for more information.

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