Daily Animal presentations
There's always something new!
There’s always something new to see and do at the Zoo. Get up close to animals, talk with a keeper, and more!
Pick up a map at the front gate to see what’s happening during your visit.
(All experiences free with admission unless otherwise stated.)
Polar bear keeper talk
How tall is a polar bear? How fast can it run? And what color is its fur? (Actually, that's a trick question.) Find out the answers from the people who spend their day caring for our bears.Arctic Tundra
Wild Wonders Show
12pm & 3:30pm daily (with preshow)
Howdy, pardners! Welcome to the Town of Triple R, where the Sheriff has four paws and the motto is Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! Shows at 12pm and 3:30pm daily (preshows 11:45am and 3:15pm).Wild Wonders Outdoor Theater
Can you tell a tufted puffin from a horned puffin? What about a murre? And just how much fish can they eat? (Answer: A lot.) Meet our seabird keepers and find out what they do.Rocky Shores
Asia Keeper Talk
It's a pretty cool job taking care of a tiger - but someone's got to do it, right? Watch as our keepers throw meatballs to tigers, interact with gibbons and more.Asian Forest Sanctuary
10am-1pm & 2-5pm daily
What does a stingray feel like? Come to Stingray Cove and find out! Here you can touch small rays and sharks, or even watch a feed at 1pm Thurs.South Pacific Aquarium
Animal Encounter at Critter Corner
Lizards, tortoises, guinea pigs - you never know who you'll meet at a Close Encounter, held at Critter Corner near the muskoxen in Arctic Tundra.
Bugs Alive! in the Discovery Hut
With hundreds of legs or eight or six, bugs are some of the most fascinating creatures. Get to know them up close near Budgie Buddies.
Feed an Aussie bird.
Step into our Budgie Buddies aviary and be surrounded by a flock of colorful little Australian birds that eat from your seed stick. Open 10:30am-1pm, 2-5pm daily.Budgie Buddies
Climb on up.
Feel on top of the world in the comfy saddle of our dromedary camels, and pose for the perfect photo op at the same time. Open weekends depending on weather. Check at front gate.Camel Rides
Eye-to-Eye Shark Dives
Take the plunge.
See divers in the Outer Reef Thurs-Mon 10:15am, 11:45am, 2:15pm and 3:45pm (times subject to change). Or book a dive and immerse yourself in the watery world of these beautiful predators. Reservations required.Eye-to-Eye Shark Dives