Celebrate animals and conservation work at the Smithsonian's National Zoo! During Power Demo Days, keepers host extra demonstrations and enrichment activities that highlight a specific animal or species.
Visitors can see how keepers care for different animals at the Zoo and have all of their questions answered by Zoo staff. In addition to animal demonstrations and talks, visitors can join in on the fun with themed activities, games and crafts.
Mark your calendars for:
- July 29: Global Tiger Day (Great Cats)
- Aug. 2: Golden Lion Tamarin Day (Small Mammal House)
- Sept. 24: World Gorilla Day (Primates)
- Oct. 14: Elephant Day at the Zoo (Asian elephants)
- Nov. 13: Orangutan Caring Week (Primates)