Lagniappe Days

Lagniappe Days

Enjoy "a little something extra" on these days held throughout the year.

Farmers Market Day
Thursday, August 10, 2017
10 am - 2 pm

As the world population continues to grow, so too has the strain for finding safe and reliable food sources. Join us as we celebrate National Farmers Market Week to learn how these local institutions provide people and planet healthy foods. Learn how to take these skills to your garden through an interactive composting class and create your own take home wildflower pot.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
10 am - 2 pm

Science. Technology. Engineering. Art. Math. So many career paths can support the Zoo beyond animal care. Join us for National S.T.E.A.M Day as we celebrate all these innovative fields and how they can work side by side with conservation. Through robot challenges and live animal paintings you’ll learn valuable skills in a compelling and exciting way!

Open Daily 9 am - 5 pm

Closed only Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Year's Day


Alexandria Zoo
3016 Masonic Drive
Alexandria, LA 71301
P: (318) 441-6810