It’s a party for the planet!
‘Spring into action’ at the Phoenix Zoo as we explore ways to connect with nature, clean our environment and create a better world for all creatures great and small.
CONNECT with Nature
CLEAN our Environment
CREATE New Habitats
DJ Dance Party for the Planet
Lost Bird Project Sculptures
Lost Birds and the Art of Conservation
April 16, 2022
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
- All activities included with membership
STANDARD PRICING –
- All activities included with general admission
Check out the Zoocademy Award Show at 10:30 a.m. & 12:30 p.m. at the Doornbos Discovery Amphitheater!
9:30 a.m. AZ Aviary: Birds/Prairie Dog
9:45 a.m. Arizona Trail: California Condor
10:00 a.m. Arizona Trail: White-nosed Coati
10:30 a.m. Africa Trail: Aldabra Tortoise
11:00 a.m. Tropics Trail: Greater Rhea
11:15 a.m. Tropics Trail: Chilean Flamingo
11:30 a.m. Tropics Trail: Galapagos Tortoise
12:00 p.m. Tropics Trail: American Alligator
12:30 p.m. Tropics Trail: Asian Elephant
1:30 p.m. Children’s Trail: Two-toed Sloth
Bike to the Zoo on Saturday, April 16!
Riding your bike, instead of driving in a car, is a great way to cut down on pollution and create a cleaner environment for all creatures great and small.
- Phoenix Artists Guild
- Watch local artists demonstrate their medium of art.
- Take part in activities that connect you with nature.
- iNaturalist Bird Watching Station
- Learn more about bird watching and how to use iNaturalist on your cell phone.
These activities will be taking place at Lemur Lane and Zebra Overlook
- Citizen’s Climate Lobby
- Take part in an activity that teaches you about climate change.
- Maricopa County Air Quality
- Take part in an activity that teaches you about pollution.
- Zero Waste – City of Phoenix
- Take part in an activity that teaches you how to sort materials, and learning what is recyclable.
These activities will be taking place at Lakeside.
- Flood Control District of Maricopa County
- Learn about sustainability, low impact design and green infrastructure.
- Play with a interactive flood control, which simulates a rainstorm under three conditions.
- Bee Activities
- Make a bee habitat and learn all about these special creatures.
- Fish & Wildlife and Phoenix Zoo
- Learn how to make your home wildlife-friendly.
- Plant Station
- Learn how to use items you have at home to plant flowers, veggies and more.
These activities will be taking place at Savanna Park.
Sheep Shearing Demonstration at Harmony Farm on the Children’s Trail at 1 p.m.
DJ Dance Party for the Planet at Lakeside
- Bag-Making at the pavers next to Leapin’ Lagoon
- Earth Day Hand Prints at the old amphitheater
- Lost Bird Project Sculptures throughout the Zoo
- Lost Birds and the Art of Conservation inside Savanna Grill
- Lost Birds Project film at 1:15 p.m. at the Discovery Doornbos Amphitheater
- Hug a Tree Photo Op at Big Blue near the old amphitheater