Party for the Planet

Party for the Planet

Party for the Planet
Saturday, April 27, 2019
11 am - 3 pm
Regular Admission

Party for the Planet has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 27 due to the rain forecast for Saturday, April 13.

Discover more about the environment, wildlife, and our natural resources with interactive booths, rock climbing wall, up-close animal encounters, live music, keeper chats and more.

With over 100 AZA zoos and aquariums participating, Party for the Planet is the largest combined Earth Day celebration in North America.

Party for the Planet Exhibitor

Interactive Booths

Engage with local organizations to learn fun, simple ways we can protect our planet at interactive booths with activities, games, and giveaways.

Animal Encounters


Get up-close with some cool creatures and talk with keepers to learn what the Zoo is doing to help protect threatened and endangered species.

Recycling Pup


Meet the recycling pup that never lets anything go to waste.

River Otter Pups

Gender Reveal

The baby river otters' gender reveal will be at 11 am at the Festival Plaza stage. Gender reveal cakes and cookies provided courtesy of Atwood's Bakery. Enjoy cookies while supplies last.

Bobby Rhodes & the Ministry of Jazz

Bobby Rhodes & the Ministry of Jazz

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Reverend Charley's Patent Medicine Show

Reverend Charley's Patent Medicine Show

11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Dane Ervin

Dane & Dylan Ervin

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

Thank you to our participating organizations!

Walker KIA
COA Urban Forestry
logo COA Environmental Compliance
logo COA Code Enforcement
logo COA Utility Services
logo RoyOMartin
logo Cleco
logo Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries
logo US Army Corps of Engineers
logo Ray's Pharmacy
logo Rapides Parish Library
logo Louisiana DEQ
logo Alexandria Country Day School
Alexandria Zoo logo

Open Daily 9 am - 5 pm

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

AZA logo


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