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Exciting Encounters!

Come explore and learn about a few of the Zoo’s coolest creatures with our daily EXCITING encounters opportunities!


Explore daily encounters and meet with keepers for amazing, educational animal encounters!


Explore a few of the Zoo's coolest creatures. From hanging like a gibbon to getting all wrapped up in a plush rock python, it's fun to experience Real. Wild. Education!

Everyday Encounters 

 9:15 a.m.    Front Flamingos
 10:00 a.m.  Red Ruffed Lemurs
 10:00 a.m.  Gibbons
10:45 a.m.  Aldabra Tortoises
11:30 a.m.  Elephant
 1:15 a.m.    Porcupines

1:30 p.m.    Tigers
 2:00 p.m.    Babirusa
 2:45 p.m.    Friedrich Aquarium

3:30 p.m.    Bug Toss Africa Live!
4:30 p.m.    Animal close up (Inside the Discovery House)