UPDATE: Due to rain predicted for the 27th, Parrot Day has been rescheduled to Monday, May 28th.
Join us on Monday, May 28th for a day celebrating parrots and macaws! This new for 2018 event is included with admission at no additional cost. Most of the activities for this event will take place at the Bird Show Arena which is located next between the white rhino habitat.
Parrot Day 2018 Activities
Presentations at the Bird Show Arena
11:30am Avian Adventures
1:00pm Wild Wings
3:30pm World Parrot Day Presentation
Parrot Day Raffle
Raffle tickets may be purchased at the Bird Show Arena. Proceeds from raffle ticket sales will benefit Association Armonia in support of blue-throated macaw conservation. Prizes include zoo tickets, paintings made by our own talented scarlet macaw, and more!
$1 per one ticket
$4 for five tickets
$8 for ten tickets
$15 for twenty tickets
Winners will be drawn at 4:00pm on 5/27 at the Bird Show Arena (after the completion of the 3:30pm show).
Educational Tables at the Bird Show Arena
Enrichment: See and learn about the wide variety of enrichment our bird keepers give to the parrots. Enrichment is used to keep the birds mentally and physically stimulated.
Artifacts: Learn more about birds through biofacts like feathers, eggs, and replica skulls.
Children can pick up a scavenger hunt after you enter the zoo to test your bird knowledge! Kids will receive a small prize when they hand in their completed scavenger hunt!