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Creature Creations

We’re back and ready to create more works of animal-inspired art! Join us for Creature Creations on Sunday, October 11, 2020 at 12:00pm or 2:00pm for an outdoor, socially-distanced painting class led by instructor Kathleen Patrick and joined by one of our very own...

Boo at the Zoo and Baby Boo Return!

SLIGHTLY SPOOKY FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY Now in its 19th year - Boo at the Zoo returns, with extra precautions, during the daytime to satisfy all your fall, Halloween and cool weather cravings. Want to show off your little ghosts and goblins? Baby Boo is for you! Baby...

Upcoming Events

Nov
2
Mon
10:00 am Toe Jam Puppet Band @ Buttonwood Park Zoo
Toe Jam Puppet Band @ Buttonwood Park Zoo
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Toe Jam Puppet Band Every Monday at 10:00am & 11:30am Cost: Zoo admission + $10/family   Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!
11:30 am Toe Jam Puppet Band at 11:30 am @ Buttonwood Park Zoo
Toe Jam Puppet Band at 11:30 am @ Buttonwood Park Zoo
Nov 2 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Toe Jam Puppet Band Every Monday at 10:00am & 11:30am Cost: Zoo admission + $10/family   Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!
Nov
9
Mon
10:00 am Toe Jam Puppet Band @ Buttonwood Park Zoo
Toe Jam Puppet Band @ Buttonwood Park Zoo
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Toe Jam Puppet Band Every Monday at 10:00am & 11:30am Cost: Zoo admission + $10/family   Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!
11:30 am Toe Jam Puppet Band at 11:30 am @ Buttonwood Park Zoo
Toe Jam Puppet Band at 11:30 am @ Buttonwood Park Zoo
Nov 9 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Toe Jam Puppet Band Every Monday at 10:00am & 11:30am Cost: Zoo admission + $10/family   Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!
Nov
16
Mon
10:00 am Toe Jam Puppet Band @ Buttonwood Park Zoo
Toe Jam Puppet Band @ Buttonwood Park Zoo
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Toe Jam Puppet Band Every Monday at 10:00am & 11:30am Cost: Zoo admission + $10/family   Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band!

A baby red panda!? 

On June 4th, the BPZOO welcomed the first red panda cub to be born here in its 126 year history!

Congratulations to first time parents - Marie and Jacob