September 18, 2016: 10AM – 2PM Free & open to the public!
Un día de diversión animal para toda la familia
¡Celebramos! Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at ZooFiesta. See animal demonstrations and learn about animals native to Latin America such as golden lion tamarins, sloths, Andean bears, and anteaters. Meet Zoo experts and learn how they are working to save these species and more.
Family activities include animal feedings, arts and crafts, musical entertainment, educational activities highlighting conservation research in Central and South America, and authentic gourmet cuisine at a Latin America-inspired food bazaar. Reading Is Fundamental will also be on hand to distribute free books to guests! ZooFiesta is free, so bring the whole familia!
Maria Isolina Y Su Mariachi Sin Fronteras
Traditional mariachi music from Mexico
Salsa and Merengue lessons from instructors of the After School Dance Fund
Rudy Gonzalez Y Su Locura
High-energy Latin band playing Salsa, Merengue and a host of other Central and South American beats