The Texas Zoo
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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:

SNOW DAZE: A Magical Snow Filled Evening December 19th 5PM-9PM
Admission: $15 General Public/ $10 Passholders

We are excited to announce our first annual Snow Daze: A Magical Snow Filled Evening! The Zoo will undergo a transformation into a Winter Wonderland where you will find one-on-one time with Santa, Caroling by Theatre Victoria’s Junior Company, an amazing display of holiday lights, exotic coffees and hot cocoa, crafts, and much more! Oh yeah and... 100,000 POUNDS OF REAL SNOW AND A GIANT SNOW SLIDE FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY TO ENJOY!!!!!

This joyful evening will be a true expression of the holiday spirit! IT’S GOING TO BE SNOW MUCH FUN!


The Texas Zoo presents Tropical Costa Rica
It is time to go beyond the brochure. Join the Texas Zoo for an entertaining travel presentation. Discover the people and places that make our tours special. Ask real-time questions, learn from travel experts and lose yourself in incredible images of Costa Rica. This is the first step on what will be an amazing adventure.

There are two ways to learn all about what Collette has to offer:

1. Visit The Texas Zoo on 9/23/15 from 6-7:30pm for a presentation where a Collette Representative will be present and ready to answer any questions. RSVP today by emailing or calling 361.238.4711.


2. Register for the webinar on October 01, 2015 at 12:00 PM CDT by clicking "register now" button below- where you can learn more from the comfort of your home. 

Unable to attend one of the scheduled times? Register below, and you will be able to view the archived session as soon as it becomes available!


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
Amanda Rocha
The Texas Zoo