Enjoy "a little something extra" on these days held throughout the year.
All activities are included with admission.
It's an adventure through the arts! Explore nature’s wild side of design and color as it relates to wildlife.
Be a Zooper Hero for wildlife! Discover the importance of protecting endangered species and everyday actions we can take to help protect them. Come dressed as a super hero and receive a free train ride.
How do keepers provide a healthy and enriching environment for the animals in our care? With animal enrichment! From new smells and flavors to games and puzzles, discover how our keepers get creative to encourage our animals’ natural behaviors.
Hop, soar and slither into reading with animal-themed children’s stories at stations around the Zoo. Visit with costumed character Clifford the Big Red Dog, get hands on with unique animal artifacts and crafts, and get up close with some of Alexandria Zoo's animal ambassadors!