The Texas Zoo
The Texas Zoo
Events and News

Events and News


Regularly Scheduled Events: 

Keeper Chats:  Daily 11am 

Zoowise:  Daily 2pm 

ZoosDays (fun and educational activities for preschool age children):  Tuesday 10am

Gator Feeding & Program:  Wednesday & Saturday 12pm

Lion Training:  Thursday & Sunday 12pm

Animals LIVE!: Saturday & Sunday 1pm

Own Your Fear: Fridays 11:30am

Primate Encounter:  Saturdays 3:30pm (not included with admission)      


Up Coming Events:

R.A.D. Reptile Awareness Day Event

June 4th, 9am-4pm

Free With General Admission


Slither, scoot, and squirm on over for some fun at our R.A.D. Event!  Come in for an up close and personal view of some amazing reptiles, such as turtles, tortoises, alligators, and snakes, found right here in Texas as well as species from other parts of the world. Get hands on in the fun with keeper chats, shows, programs, and crafts! It’s guaranteed to be RAD for all ages! Stay tuned for the event schedule!


The Texas Zoo presents Tropical Costa Rica

Tropical Costa Rica
with Optional 3-Night Jungle
Adventure Post Tour Extension
June 18 - 26, 2016

Lush Forests and stunning waterfalls...rumbling volcanoes and endless coastlines...Costa Rica is a paradise teeming with exotic plants and incredible animals. Explore part of the 20,000 acre nature preserve of Cano Negro on a river boat adventure. Spend two nights in Monteverde's fascinating cloud forest. Experience the forest canopy on hanging bridges. Explore San Jose's Plaza de Cultura and the magnificent National Theatre. Relax in the mineral rich waters of a hot springs with views of Arenal Volcano. Luxuriate at a beach and golf resort for two nights in Tamarindo Beach, known for its breathtaking beauty and fine sand beaches.

For more information contact
Nathan Jones
The Texas Zoo