Events

Breakfast with the…Rhinos

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Date:
July 11, 2015
Time:
9:00-10:00
Details:

Our popular series is back, with new breakfast opportunities.

Join us for a light breakfast while learning about the animal of the day. Then head down to their exhibit and see the featured animal enjoy their breakfast too! This is perfect for the entire family, enjoy breakfast and then head out and see the rest of the Zoo.

The Rhino breakfast is offered on Saturday, July 11th and Sunday, July 12th.

Member Cost:
$7.50
Non-Member Cost:
$15
Minimum Number:
5
Maximum Number:
20
Registration Required:
Yes
To Register:

Please call (309) 681-3559 for questions or to make reservations.

Winter in Summer

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Date:
July 18, 2015
Time:
11:00-2:00
Details:

Come learn how we keep our animals cool during the “dog days” of summer. You’ll have the opportunity to help keep them cool by making ice treats for the animals as well as enjoying ice treats for yourself. We’ll also have games and prizes throughout the day.

Included with regular
zoo admission:
Yes

Behind the Scenes Tour

Behind the Scenes
Date:
July 25, 2015
Time:
9:00 - 10:00 am
Details:

How much do rhinos weigh? Where do giraffes sleep? All this and more will be answered during our behind the scenes tours. This hour long tour will take you into areas the public doesn’t normally get to see, you can learn more about the animals and how we care for them. Offered April 25, May 30, June 27, July 25, August 29, September 26, and October 31 at 9:00 am.

Non-Member Cost:
$22/person (includes Zoo Admission)
Registration Required:
Yes
To Register:

please call 309-681-3559

Super Hero Day

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Date:
July 25, 2015
Time:
11:00-2:00
Details:

Dress up like your favorite super hero and come out to the Zoo for games, animal encounters and more!

 

 

Per-Person Cost:
Regular Zoo admission applies.
Included with regular
zoo admission:
Yes

Bird Day

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Date:
August 1, 2015
Time:
11:00-2:00
Details:

Join us to celebrate our fine feathered friends through games, activities, and up close animal encounters. Learn about the birds who call Peoria Zoo home as well as those found in your very own backyard!

Per-Person Cost:
Regular Zoo Admission Applies
Included with regular
zoo admission:
Yes

Zoo After Dark

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Date:
August 28, 2015
Time:
7:00-9:00 pm
Duration:
2 Hours
Details:

Interested in what goes on after the lights go out at the Zoo? Join us for this special tour as we talk about night houses, nocturnal animals and even meet some animals up close! Bring your family or bring a whole group, registration is required.

This class is offered April 24, May 29, August 28 and September 25 from 7:00-9:00pm.

Per-Person Cost:
$20
Minimum Number:
10
Maximum Number:
20
Registration Required:
Yes
To Register:

Please call 309-681-3559