Calendar of Events

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

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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!
August 12th, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Come prepared to have a roaring good time as the Zoo honors our amazing pride of African lions!
September 9th, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Is your stuffed animal under the weather? Head to Teddy Bear Clinic for a check up!
September 10th, 2017 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
A great way to celebrate Grandparents Day with the ones you love!
October 14th, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Come assemble your very own bat house at the fun family workshop!
October 27th, 2017 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Our annual not-so-scary, spooktacular event is sure to delight!
October 28th, 2017 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Night Two of BOO at the ZOO!
October 29th, 2017 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The third day of BOO at the ZOO takes place during the day- a great choice for families with young children!
November 11th, 2017 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
We salute our nation's military service members, both active duty and veterans, for their dedication and service!
November 25th, 2017 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Animal lovers are encouraged to get the kids out of the house this Thanksgiving weekend and come to the Zoo for a smashin’ good time!
December 1st, 2017 6:00 PM - December 23rd, 2017 - 8:00 PM
The Zoo is going WILD with holiday lights and festive music. See thousands of sparkling holiday lights and animated light displays.

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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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