Daily Events

Don’t miss these fun keeper chats and feeding times. Interact with zoo keepers and learn more about the animals we care for!

All events are offered daily unless otherwise noted. All feeding times are approximate and subject to change. All training demonstrations are weather and staffing dependent.

Catch a Keeper
9:15 a.m.  Children's Farms
Try Your Hand at Milking American Barn
10:45 a.m.  Africa
Elephant training Inside Elephant Exhibit
11:00 a.m.   Children's Farms
(Wednesday & Saturday) Animal Encounter American Farm Yard Between Cows and Poultry House
12:15 p.m.  Children's Farms
Try Your Hand at Milking American Barn
12:30 p.m.   Cargill Learning Center
(Saturday & Sunday) Animal Encounter inside the building
1:15 p.m.  Africa
Elephant training inside African Veldt Building
1:30 p.m.  South America Exhibit
Jaguar Chat Jaguar Exhibit
1:45 p.m.  Koch Orangutan & Chimpanzee habitat
Ape Chat Indoor KOCH Lobby
2:15 p.m.   Amphibians & Reptiles
(Tuesday & Saturday) Snake Demonstration Near Chinese Alligator Exhibit
2:15 p.m.   Children's Farms
Try Your Hand at Milking American Barn
2:30 p.m.   African Painted Dog Exhibit
(Saturday & Sunday) African Painted Dog Chat
3:15 p.m.   Amphibians & Reptiles
(Wednesday & Saturdays) Aldabra Tortoise Training Aldabra Tortoise Exhibit
3:30 p.m.  Slawson Family Tiger Trek
Tiger Chat in Tiger Reserve Lodge
3:45 p.m.  Cessna Penguin Cove
Penguin demonstration Penguin Exhibit
4:15 p.m.  Children's Farms
Try Your Hand at Milking American Barn
Feeding Schedule
9:00 a.m.  Children's Farms
Animals come in from the night pasture Throughout Farms
11:45 a.m.  Amphibians & Reptiles
Riverbank feeding at Riverbank Exhibit
1:15 p.m.  Jungle
Bird feeding throughout Jungle Exhibit
1:15 p.m.  The Downing Gorilla Forest
Gorilla feeding inside exhibit building (also outdoor exhibit, weather permitting)
1:15 p.m.  Australia/South America
Bird Feeding Throughout exhibit
2:00 p.m.  Children's Farms
Cow and horse feeding inside American Barn
2:15 p.m.  Amphibians & Reptiles
Alligator Feeding Chinese Alligator Exhibit
2:45 p.m.  North America
River otter feeding
2:45 p.m.   Jungle
(Monday & Thursday) Jungle fish feeding Jungle Lake Tunnel
4:30 p.m.  Children's Farms
Animals released to night pasture
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