Join us as we celebrate Arizona
statehood and amazing native species!

February 10, 2019
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

All activities are included with general admission.
Children ages 2 and under are free.

Happy birthday, Arizona! Celebrate 107 years of statehood featuring Arizona-themed plants, animals and culture!

Entertainment and Activities

Plaza

  • Animal Discoveries
  • Every 20 minutes at:
    9 a.m. | 10 a.m. | 11 a.m. | Noon
    1 p.m. | 2 p.m. | 3 p.m.

Arizona Trail

  • 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. | ZooTeens (located across from Stingray Bay)
    Education and activities on desert plants, reptiles and vultures
  • Touch and feel booth
    • Healthy vegetables/plants that are adaptable to AZ weather
  • Saguaro flower station
    • Make a white saguaro flower using cupcake wrappers!
  • 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. | Ted Newman: The Singing Cowboy

Lakeside/Lakeside Tent

  • DJ Jason
  • Giant, inflatable cowboy dart game
  • Two Western-themed inflatables
  • 5 Cs of Arizona booth: Copper, Cotton, Citrus, Cattle, Climate
    • Activities for each!
  • Paper doll crafts
  • Cactus ring toss game

Savanna Park

  • Complimentary face painting
  • Midwestern caricatures by Brigham Kerr
  • Western-themed photo-op 

Creature Features

  • 9:30 a.m. | AZ Aviary: Birds/Prairie Dog
  • 9:45 a.m. | California Condor
  • 10 a.m. | White-nosed Coati
  • 10:30 a.m. | Aldabra Tortoise
  • 11 a.m. | Rhea
  • 11:15 a.m. | Chilean Flamingo
  • 11:30 a.m. | Galapagos Tortoise
  • Noon | Visayan Warty Pig
  • 12:30 p.m. | Sloth
  • 1:30 p.m. | Asian Elephant
 
Want to volunteer for Wild Arizona?
Multiple shifts are available from 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. and Noon – 4 p.m. Come celebrate the 107th anniversary of Arizona’s statehood by providing Zoo guests the opportunity to learn about the culture and creatures of our state! [Register Here!]