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Alerts

Just a friendly reminder that there is no Zoo Boo on October 31. Have a safe and happy Halloween!

The following areas will be closing early for private events:
Jaguars – Saturday, November 1 – 5:30 p.m.

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Members First Saturday / Member Morning

Point, Click, Zoo!

Red Panda SOS

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Red Panda SOS

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Free Admission in the Afternoon

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Wild Wheels

Natural Encounters and Reptiles Closing Early at 4:30 p.m.

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Kipp Aquarium and Natural Encounters Closing at 4:30 p.m.

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Jaguar Exhibit and Reptile Building Closing at 4:30 p.m.

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Kipp Aquarium Closing Early at 4:30 p.m.

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Kipp Aquarium Closing Early at 4:00 p.m.

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League City Chili's Clouded Leopard Conservation Night

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Zoo Closing Early on Christmas Eve

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Christmas Day - Zoo Closed During the Day - Open for Zoo Lights

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Today's Shows, Feedings, and Meet the Keeper Talks
TIMES ARE UPDATED EVERY MORNING

Today’s Meet the Keeper Talks & Grounds Programming:
Wednesday October 29, 2014
10:00 Elephant Bath at the Elephant Barn
10:30 Python feeding at the Reptile House
10:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at the Bug house in the Children’s Zoo
11:00 Meet the Keeper Talk at Rhinos in African Forest
11:00 Giraffe Feeding Platform in African Forest (Dependent on Weather/Giraffes)
11:00 Story Safari at the Butterfly Stage in the Children’s Zoo
11:10 Meet the Keeper Talk in the Swap Shop for a snake chat
11:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at the Aquarium
11:30 Meet the Keeper Talk for Clouded Leopard Cubs at the Fossa Exhibit
12:00 Zooper Challenge at the Butterfly Stage in the Children’s Zoo
12:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Chimpanzees in African Forest
1:00 Natural Encounters: Red Panda Keeper Talk
1:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Sea Lions
1:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Elephants
1:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Giraffes in African Forest
2:00 Giraffe Feeding Platform in African Forest (Dependent on Weather/Giraffes)
2:00 Nature Talks at the Butterfly Stage in the Children’s Zoo
2:30 Natural Encounters: Lizard Encounter at Indoor Porch
2:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Birds of the World
3:00 Natural Encounters: Parrot Encounter at BEC Lawn
3:00 Meet the Keeper Talk about the owl in the Children’s Zoo plaza
3:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at howler monkeys in Wortham World of Primates
4:00 Natural Encounters: Parrot Encounter at Indoor Rainforest