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Celebrate the Earth at Alexandria Zoo

Friday, April 22, 2022

Celebrate the Earth at Alexandria Zoo this Saturday, April 23 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests can engage with more than 10 local organizations to learn fun, simple ways we can protect our planet at interactive booths with activities, games, and giveaways.

Vocal Trash band at Alexandria Zoo

The national musical act with an environmental theme, Vocal Trash, will be performing at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. on stage at the Festival Plaza. The electrifying band performs old favorites using traditional instruments, fabulous harmonies, and a fantastic percussion section made up of trashcans, metal objects, water bottles, and other recycled items.

Guests can also visit with zoo staff at keeper chats around the Zoo at 10 a.m. (howler monkey), 1 p.m. (black bear), and 3 p.m. (cougar).