May 28 & 29

Enjoy a train ride, cool off at the splash pad, feed a giraffe and zipline across Africa! during our summer kick-off weekend. Explore more with animal feeds, Keeper talks, character meet & greets and entertainment!

Schedule of events

All activities are FREE and included with Zoo admission

Saturday, May 28

11 a.m. Komodo Dragon Keeper Talk, ProMedica Museum of Natural History
Hippopotamus Feed, Tembo Trail
11 a.m., noon & 1 p.m. TSA Glass City Steel Drums performances, Blade Plaza
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Meet & Greet with Spiderman, Belle, Cinderella, Main Plaza
Laurel's Princess Parties, LLC
11:30 a.m. Kids’ Animal Show, Nature's Neighborhood Amphitheater
11:45 a.m. Keeper Talk, Nancy L. and Martin Davidson Barnyard
Noon – 2 p.m. Art activities with TSA, Nature's Neighborhood
1:30 p.m. Meet an Animal, ProMedica Museum of Natural History
2 p.m. Elephant Enrichment, Tembo Trail
2:30 p.m. Kids’ Animal Show, Nature's Neighborhood Amphitheater
3:30 p.m. Kids’ Animal Show, Nature's Neighborhood Amphitheater

Sunday, May 29

11 a.m. Rhinoceros Hornbill Keeper Talk, Aviary
11 a.m., noon & 1 p.m. TSA Glass City Steel Drums performances, Blade Plaza
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Meet & Greet with Peter Pan, Silvermist and Tinkerbell, Main Plaza
Laurel's Princess Parties, LLC
11:30 a.m. Kids’ Animal Show, Nature's Neighborhood Amphitheater
Tasmanian Devil Keeper Talk, Tembo Trail
Noon – 2 p.m. Art activities with TSA, Nature's Neighborhood
1:45 p.m. Gorilla Enrichment, Great Apes
2 p.m. Orangutan Enrichment, Great Apes
2:30 p.m. Kids’ Animal Show, Nature's Neighborhood Amphitheater
3 p.m. Stingray Feed, Aquarium Lobby
3:30 p.m. Kids’ Animal Show, Nature's Neighborhood Amphitheater

Animal Demonstrations sponsored by: