Oregon Zoo Spring Events: February-April
The Oregon Zoo is by far one of the best zoo's I have ever been to. In the last few years they have made a lot of changes & remodeled the park to make it more user friendly and expand their selection of animals.
2008 brings a lot of new activities & events that the zoo will be hosting. I have listed them here, although, they are subject to change and the Oregon Zoo website is the best location to get up to date information.
February 12 (Tuesday): Two-Buck Tuesday
February 14 (Thursday): Be My Valentine: Sea otters & elephants receive heart-shaped boxes filled with their favorite treats! Bring a camera!
February 14 (Thursday): Dine & Discover: Dine on a delicous meal & spent the evening listening to animal experts
February 26 (Tuesday): Wildlife Conservation Series
February 29 (Thursday): Polar Bear Day: Keeper talks about this fascinating animal
March 11 (Tuesday): Two-Buck Tuesday
March 17 (Monday): The Luck of the Irish: Watch as polar bears receive green ice treats filled with seafood. Bring your camera!
March 22 (Saturday): Rabbit Romp: Candy egg hunt for children age 2-10 occur every 20 minutes. Free with zoo admission.
March 24-April 6: Zoo's Gone Wild Spring Break Party: Tropical theme & music throughout the zoo. Special activities & events planned by zoo staff. Free with zoo admission.
March 25 (Tuesday): Wildlife conservatio lecture series
April 8 (Tuesday): Two-Buck Tuesday
April 12 - 13 (Saturday-Sunday): ELEPHANTASTIC!: Lots of activities to celebrate elephants at the Oregon Zoo. Birthday party for Packy the elephant on Saturday. Free w/ zoo admission.
April 20 (Saturday): Party for the Planet!: Celebrate Earth Day. Lots of activities, crafts & events planned. Free w/ zoo admission.
April 29 (Tuesday): Wildlife Conservation Lecture Series