Join the Amarillo Zoo in celebrating Earth Day on Saturday, April 28 from 9:30am to 3:00pm. Visitors can learn about local, regional and global environmental issues while visiting or participating in one of many activities planned. Exhibits include: Texas Parks and Wildlife, Xcel Energy, Girl Scouts, Texas Master Naturalists, Palo Duro Canyon State Park, Canyon Edge Plants, West Texas A&M University, Panhandle PBS and more!
Other fun activities include:
- Tree seedling give-away (while supply lasts)
- Make a seed bomb and a potted wildflower garden to take home
- Milkweed seed give-away (while supply lasts)
- Make a Black-footed Ferret or a horned lizard mask
- Get your face painted like a tiger and help raise funds for tiger conservation
- Green Trail Challenge scavenger hunt
- “Hug a Tree” Tree Hugger Photo area
- Worm composting booth
- Make a bird feeder stick
- Costumed Characters
- Zero Waste Superhero recycling challenge game
- Keeper chats
- Animal Encounter stations
- And much more!