9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Discounted Half-Price Admission gets visitors four-and-a-half hours of animal watching, close encounters, a live animal show and more: all for as little as $4.25 for tots, $6.50 for youths, $8 for seniors and $8.50 for adults.
Visiting hours for the general public are 9:30 am to 2 pm on this day. The zoo closes early so that The Zoo Society can prepare for its annual gala fundraiser, Zoobilee.
The zoo resumes regular summer hours, 9:30 am to 6 pm, on Saturday, July 18.
No coupons or discounts are valid on this day.
11:00 am Aquarium Encounter Community Feed, North Pacific Aq.
11:30 am Polar Bear Keeper Talk, Arctic Tundra
11:45 am "The First Adventure" Preshow, Wild Wonders Outdoor Theater
12:00 pm "Indiana Bones and the Golden Treasure" Live Animal Show, Wild Wonders Outdoor Theater
12:30 pm Asia Keeper Talk, Asian Forest Sanctuary
1:00 pm Elephant Keeper Talk, Asian Forest Sanctuary
1:30 pm Aardvark Close Encounter (Fri only, near muskox exhibit, weather dependent)
Budgie Buddies: 10:30 am-1 pm
Stingray Cove (South Pacific Aquarium) 10 am-2 pm