Night Hike: African Safari Wear your safari duds and come learn about African animals! Night Hikes are a blast. They're family-friendly animal adventures after hours from 6 to 8 p.m. Activities include zoo exploration, snacks and an animal encounter. Cost: Zoo Members $15 a person; Non-members $18 a person, 2 and under is free. Please contact the Education Department at (325) 676-6487 or email email@example.com with any questions. Abilene Zoo fax: 325-676-6084. Pre-registration is required and closes at 5 p.m. the day before the…Find out more »
Painting with a Twist will guide animal lovers through the steps of creating their own zoo-themed masterpiece! These lessons are designed to be easy for artists and non-artists alike.
We’ll also add some zoo activities, snacks, and, of course, some special animal encounters!
Canvases & Conservation is a family friendly event, and children ages 5 and older are allowed to register if accompanied by a registered adult. Sorry! We can’t let anyone share of canvases.
Pre-registration is required, but it’s easy to do online. Abilene Zoo members enjoy an event discount. Cost is $35 per person for members; $40 for non-members.
All proceeds from this arty party will benefit the zoo’s educational programming.
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Mother’s Day: Bring your mom to see our animal moms! Mothers of all generations get in free all day with a paying “child” of any age.Find out more »
Zoolute to Dyess — The Abilene Zoo celebrates Armed Forces Day each year by offering free admission to families with a military ID. What’s more, we provide lunch, snacks, games, entertainment and prizes! Come for opening ceremonies at 8:45 a.m. and join us in a tribute to those who serve.Find out more »
Endangered Species Day: We’ll have keeper chats, activities and presentations showcasing the endangered animals in our collection and how all of us can support their survival! Activities from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free with admission.Find out more »