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End of Summer Blast

September 3 - 5, 2022
9:00AM - 5:00PM
Splashing, ice treats and fun! Free with admission. Sept. 3-5

Chill Out

Ready for summer fun?
(We thought so.)
Join animals around the Zoo in an all-weekend celebration jam-packed with cool activities - literally! Watch our animals play with icy treats and summery enrichments.
Splash like an otter
Or a frog, or a fish.
Then have a splash yourself on our lilypad fountain! Climb on the playground, slide like a penguin and meet our tiny critters. Don't forget to feed the goats!
Kids' Zone
Cool off in the Aquarium
with some cool creatures.
Stop by the Tidal Touch Zone in the Pacific Seas Aquarium and get an anemone hug around one finger. Feel the rough texture of sea stars, the spikiness of sea urchins, and the hardness of crab shells. You’ll feel like you’re at the beach! Open 9:30am-5:00pm.
Tidal Touch Zone

Enrichment & Animal Encounter Schedule

All free with admission or membership.
11amAsian Forest Sanctuary
Keeper Chat - watch animals like tigers snack on ice treats and enrichment
11:30am Nature Play Garden
Bugs Alive! Keepers will host live bug presentations on a stage in the Nature Play Garden.
12pm & 3pmWild Wonders Outdoor Theater
See the final few shows of the season!
12:30pmRocky Shores
Marine Mammal Keeper Chat – watch marine mammals munch on ice treats and enrichment
12:45pmRocky Shores
Sea Otter Feed – watch the sea otters relish ice treats and fresh seafood from their keepers
1:00pmElephant Pool
Elephant Keeper Chat – Watch Suki enjoy ice treats, watermelon, and enrichment during a keeper chat
1:30 amCritter Corner
Meet a smaller animal up close during Critter Corner
2:00pmRed Wolf Woods
Red Wolf Keeper Chat – wolves will be given tasty meatballs and enrichment
10am (Sunday only)Plaza
Leafy & Fruity garden tour
10:00am-12:00pm, 1:00-4:00pmBudgie Buddies Aviary
Visit the Budgie Buddies Aviary and feed these friendly, colorful birds with special seed sticks
10am - 4:30pmKids' Zone
Goat Encounters
10:30 am SunPacific Seas Aquarium
Northwest Waters Dive Talk – Pacific Seas Aquarium

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