Santa at the Zoo

Dec 13, 2014
Blank Park Zoo

‘Tis the season for Santa at the Zoo! Join us for this great holiday tradition on Saturday, December 6 and Saturday, December 13 from 10 am to 2 pm. Bring the entire family to the Blank Park Zoo to enjoy a day of holiday cheer. After snapping a photo with Santa and his reindeer, writing a letter to the North Pole and enjoying a warm cup of hot cocoa, explore the wonders of zoo, both indoors and outdoors! Bring along your scarf and hat and wish all of our animal friends a Happy Holiday!
Festivities on both days will include live demonstrations, holiday snacks and crafts!

  • 10 am : Two of Santa’s reindeers arrive at the zoo
  • 10 am to 2 pm : Picture opportunity with Santa himself 
  • 10 am to 2 pm : Holiday crafts in the Discovery Center Room
  • 10 am to 2 pm : Spot the bird seed ornaments in the Discovery Center Exhibit
  • 10:30 am : Macaques enjoy a special snack 
  • 11:30 am : Seal / Sea Lion Training Demonstration
  • 12:00 pm : Lions, tigers and snow leopards open presents
  • 12:30 pm : Tortoises enjoy a romaine lettuce Christmas tree
  • 10 am to 2 pm: Explore the wonders of the zoo!

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Santa at the Zoo is free with regular zoo admission and free for Zoo members.

For more information, please call 515-285-4722 or contact