Lagniappe Days

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

Earth Day

Earth Day
Saturday, April 22
12 pm - 3 pm

Party for the planet at Alexandria Zoo's Earth Day. Enjoy lagniappe activities highlighting the environment, wildlife, and our natural resources, including a recycling-inspired fashion show presented by the Girl Scouts.

Endangered Species Day

Endangered Species Day
Saturday, May 20
10 pm - 2 pm

Did you know Alexandria Zoo is home to over 35 species that range from vulnerable to critically endangered? Celebrate the beauty of wildlife and discover what the zoo is doing to help animals around the world.

Started by United States Senate proclamation, Endangered Species Day encourages people of all ages to learn about the importance of protecting endangered plants and animals and what actions can be taken to help preserve the future of these species.

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