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We're renovating our concessions at Cypress Circle. Look for many other refreshment options at Macaw Cafe, Twiga Cafe and at carts and kiosks around the zoo.

The following exhibits are closing early for private events:
Kipp Aquarium – Thursday, October 2 – 5:00 p.m.
Natural Encounters – Friday, October 3 – 3:00 p.m.
Natural Encounters – Monday, October 6 – 4:00 p.m.

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September 2013
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Wild Winks - Overnights at the Zoo

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Feed Your Wildlife Conservation Gala

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Houston Zoo Yard Sale

Lemur Spotlight on Species

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Lemur Spotlight on Species

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Lemur Spotlight on Species

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Leaping for Lemurs at Sky Zone Sports

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Leaping for Lemurs at Sky Zone Sports

Wild Wheels - For Infants and Toddlers

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Lion Fun Days

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Lion Fun Days

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Get Out and Play Day

Wild Winks - Overnights at the Zoo

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Wild Winks - Overnights at the Zoo

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Wild Winks - Overnights at the Zoo

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Wild Winks - Overnights at the Zoo

Elephant Open House

Marvel Character Appearances

Spotlight on Species: Rhinos

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Marvel Character Appearances

Spotlight on Species: Rhinos

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Home School: Eco Experiments

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Zoo Yoga

Enrichment Day

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Shasta's Birthday

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Educator Workshop: Beyond Icebreakers and Word Walls

Educator Workshop: Beyond Icebreakers and Word Walls

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Wild Wheels - For Infants and Toddlers

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

Wednesday October 1, 2014
10:00 Elephant Bath at the Elephant Barn
10:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at the Malayan Gharial in the Reptile House
10:30 Meet a pig in the swap shop plaza 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
11:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at the Aquarium
11:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Carnivores
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: Bat Cave Keeper Talk
1:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Elephants
2:00 Giraffe Feeding Platform in African Forest (Dependent on Weather/Giraffes)
2:00 Meet the Keeper Talk at Giraffes in African Forest
2:00 Nature Talks at the Butterfly Stage in the Children’s Zoo
2:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at Birds of the World
3:00 Natural Encounters: Snake Encounter at Indoor Drylands
3:30 Meet the Keeper Talk at howler monkeys in Wortham World of Primates
4:00 Natural Encounters: Tortoise Encounter at BEC Lawn