Zoo Schedule

2022 Binder Park Zoo Schedule

Mark your calendars now for these important 2022 dates and check back often for updates

Earth Day - Friday, April 22


Zoo Season Opening Day - Sunday, May 1


Mother's Day - Sunday, May 8, Moms and Grandmas receive half off regular admission when accompanied by their children or grandchildren


Zoo Overnights -  Friday, May 13 - Saturday, September 17


Endangered Species Day - Friday, May 20


Father's Day - Sunday, June 19


Summer Day Camps - Monday, June 13 - Friday, August 12


Reptile Weekend – Saturday, August 6 & Sunday, August 7


Last Day of the Season – Sunday, October 30

Zookeeper Tails

A fun way to learn about the animals is to hear from the people who know them best - the zookeepers! These informal chats take place daily.

May 30 - September 5


Red Panda - 11:00am

Red River Hog - 1:00pm


Lemurs - 11:00am

Lion/African Painted Dog - 1:00pm


Black Bear - 11:00am

Monkey Valley - 1:00pm


Snow Leopard - 11:00am

Cheetah - 1:00pm


Mexican Gray Wolf - 11:00am

Aldabra Tortoise - 1:00pm


Snow Leopard - 11:00am

Savanna (African Village) - 1:00pm


Southern Ground Hornbill - 11:30am

Lion/African Painted Dog - 1:00pm

Animal Play Days

See how zookeepers keep the animals active and happy. Play Days are a perfect way to see different types of enrichment and learn more about these amazing animals.

Jiggly Gelatin Day - May 14

Branch Out With the Animals - June 26

Watermelon Madness - July 4

Chillin' on a Summer Day - August 20

Harvest Day - October 29