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The Texas Zoo's Mission

The Texas Zoo connects people with wildlife from Texas and the rest of the world; inspires caring for nature; and advances conservation through education, recreation, science and action.


This all day family friendly event will highlight life in the early American days and Texas Tunes. 

From 10:00am – 4:00pm the zoo will feature several aspects of pioneer life including chuck wagons, story tellers, cowboy skits, quilters, blacksmiths, archery, gold mining, $3 pony rides, a chili cook off, great music, and more!

At 4:00pm judging for the Chili, pie, and bean cook off. 

At 5pm Jerry James will set off the evening and will be followed by Clay Crockett & The Shotgun Riders. Then the evening headliner, The Dirty River Boys, will wrap up the night. 

Cash bar opens at 1:00pm.

$15 - General Admission 
$50 Person - VIP Tickets (Includes drinks and heavy hors d'oeuvres provided by The PumpHouse.)

Parties interested in becoming an event sponsor or cook off participant contact

The Texas Zoo

Photo Contest at The Texas Zoo: January 1st - June 30th, 9am-4pm


Do you love photography and animals? Then bring your favorite camera and equipment to capture the spirit of our animals here at the Zoo with your best picture. The photographs will be judged to see who will make it on our 2015 Texas Zoo calendar! To compete in the Photo Contest, you must be 13 years or older. Fill out the entry form found below and remember each photo submission is only $5! The photos must be taken at the Zoo in 2014 so plan your trip to the Zoo before June 30th to submit your photos!