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Centennial Birthday Bash

Saturday, October 1, 2022
10 am - 4 pm
Discounted Admission: $5 per person, ages 2 & up
FOTAZ Members free with card & photo ID

Join the party filled with music, activities, animals and fun in celebration of Alexandria Zoo’s 100th Anniversary.

giant anteater with birthday present

Happy Birthday to Zoo!

What’s a birthday party without cake and presents? The animals will be treated to birthday-themed enrichment items, and visitors can enjoy a slice of cake by Atwood's Bakery and lemonade from Raising Cane's (while supplies last). Cake cutting 1 PM.

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obstacle course

Animals, Activities, Music & More

Tour the Zoo, stop by a keeper chat, and rock and roar at the Festival Plaza with live music by the Sundown Band from 11:30 AM - 3 PM. There will be plenty of activities for kids with interactive stations, face painting, obstacle course, and bounce house. Guests can also journey through the Zoo's wild past with historical displays.