Keeper Talks are a unique and engaging way for guests to connect with our animals through spotlighting a day in the life of the Keepers and 15 animals out of the Zoo’s 140 different species, large and small.
Daily schedule below:
|9:30 AM||Reptile||Meet and Greet||3:00 PM||Hippo||Enclosure #32 Front|
|10:00 AM||Feline||Enclosure #39||3:30 PM||Black Bear||Enclosure #21|
|10:30 AM||Horse||Enclosure #31||4:00 PM||Reindeer/Raptor||Enclosure #15|
|11:00 AM||Lemur||Enclosure #29||4:30 PM||Zebra||Enclosure #1|
|11:30 AM||Cheetah||Enclosure #48||5:00 PM||Coati||Enclosure #37|
|12:00 PM||Giraffe(feed)/Raptor||Enclosure #27||5:30 PM||Giraffe(browse)||Enclosure #27|
|2:00 PM||Marmi/Raptor||Vivarium||6:00 PM||Tortoise||Enclosure #38|
|2:30 PM||Western Painted Turtle||Conservation Corner #34||6:30 PM||Flamingo||Enclosure #45|
AUGUST SPECIAL EVENTS PROGRAM
A is for Animals, Advocacy & Anniversary!
In addition to our Daily Keepers Talks, we have some exciting additional features for the month of August. Come to celebrate our 48th Anniversary and join the Western Painted Turtle Party! All month long we are focusing on our conservation efforts. Watch and interact with a live performance by the Springmans, have a stroll through Family Farmyard and come bounce on our two bouncy castles; Zoo Playland & Safari Experience. Check our events calendar for dates!
All month long we have a great promotion on our Annual Pass. You get 16 months for the price of 12 months. Your Annual Pass does not expire until Dec. 31st, 2019!
Get your t-shirt for decorating now for a $10 donation and join our Western Painted Turtle Party on the 18th & 19th and get your t-shirt for decorating from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM in our picnic area. We are also providing guided tours for a close-up look at the hatchlings. Check out our contest rules here; https://gvzoo.com/news/contests/ and join our weekly social media platforms. You could win a stuffed Western Painted Turtle!!!!
Black Bear Cubs
Aug. 4th, 5th & 6th
Aug. 11th & 12th
Western Painted Turtles
Aug. 18th & 19th
Guided Tours (tix required) 20 people max.
10:30 & 11:30 AM
12:30 – 1:30 PM
Aug. 18th & 19th
Zoo Playland & Safari Experience (tix required)
11:00 – 4:00 PM
Oregon Spotted Frogs
Aug. 25th & 26th
Sept. 1st, 2nd & 3rd
(October 1 - March 31)
9:00am - 4:00pm
(April 1 - September 30)
9:00am - 7:00pm