Calendar of Events

Check out what's happening at the Zoo this month! Scroll down for a complete list of events for 2017.

<< May 2017 >>
S M T W T F S
  01 02 03 04 05 06Migratory Bird Day
07 08 09 10Senior Tea & Tour
11 12 13Teacher Appreciation Day
14Mother's Day at the Zoo
15 16 17 18 19 20Turtles, Tortoises and Terrapins!
21 22 23 24Senior Tea & Tour
25 26 27
28 29 30 31      
June 1st, 2017 All Day - June 30th, 2017
Good grades could mean free admission for your wild child!
June 12th, 2017 All Day - June 16th, 2017
Each Summer Safari Camp week is packed with animal encounters, wild crafts and games, behind-the-scenes tours, and much more. Every week family and friends can join the campers for a Friday presentation of the exciting things they’ve learned. Campers will not only visit the Zoo- they’ll experience the animal world!
June 18th, 2017 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Surprise dad with a special Father's Day treat with a Zoo visit! All dads receive free admission and a free snow cone.
June 19th, 2017 All Day - June 23rd, 2017
Each Summer Safari Camp week is packed with animal encounters, wild crafts and games, behind-the-scenes tours, and much more. Every week family and friends can join the campers for a Friday presentation of the exciting things they’ve learned. Campers will not only visit the Zoo- they’ll experience the animal world!
June 26th, 2017 All Day - June 30th, 2017
Each Summer Safari Camp week is packed with animal encounters, wild crafts and games, behind-the-scenes tours, and much more. Every week family and friends can join the campers for a Friday presentation of the exciting things they’ve learned. Campers will not only visit the Zoo- they’ll experience the animal world!
July 8th, 2017 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Bring your friends and enjoy a glass of wine while you learn how to paint a wild piece of art!
July 10th, 2017 All Day - July 14th, 2017
Each Summer Safari Camp week is packed with animal encounters, wild crafts and games, behind-the-scenes tours, and much more. Every week family and friends can join the campers for a Friday presentation of the exciting things they’ve learned. Campers will not only visit the Zoo- they’ll experience the animal world!
July 15th, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Meet some of our favorite scaly friends in the Zoo's Education Center. You can even join the "I Touched a Snake" club. Plus, be sure to to visit the Herpetarium to see huge pythons, an anaconda and other reptiles and amphibians.
July 17th, 2017 All Day - July 21st, 2017
Each Summer Safari Camp week is packed with animal encounters, wild crafts and games, behind-the-scenes tours, and much more. Every week family and friends can join the campers for a Friday presentation of the exciting things they’ve learned. Campers will not only visit the Zoo- they’ll experience the animal world!
July 24th, 2017 All Day - July 28th, 2017
Each Summer Safari Camp week is packed with animal encounters, wild crafts and games, behind-the-scenes tours, and much more. Every week family and friends can join the campers for a Friday presentation of the exciting things they’ve learned. Campers will not only visit the Zoo- they’ll experience the animal world!
July 29th, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Learn all about tigers and the efforts underway to protect these endangered cats in the wild.
July 31st, 2017 All Day - August 4th, 2017
Each Summer Safari Camp week is packed with animal encounters, wild crafts and games, behind-the-scenes tours, and much more. Every week family and friends can join the campers for a Friday presentation of the exciting things they’ve learned. Campers will not only visit the Zoo- they’ll experience the animal world!
August 7th, 2017 All Day - August 11th, 2017
Each Summer Safari Camp week is packed with animal encounters, wild crafts and games, behind-the-scenes tours, and much more. Every week family and friends can join the campers for a Friday presentation of the exciting things they’ve learned. Campers will not only visit the Zoo- they’ll experience the animal world!

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The Amarillo Zoo is located in Thompson Park. Take Hwy 287 North off of I-40, take the N. 24th Ave. exit and go West, turn right into Thompson Park and follow the signs to the Zoo parking lot.

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