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Free Admission Day

Free Admission Day in partnership with Highland Street Foundation Highland Street Foundation is pleased to partner with BPZOO to provide a FREE ADMISSION DAY during school vacation week.  Monday, February 20th Hours: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Last admission is at 3:15 pm Check out the other fun activities to do during February Vacation Week!

Spring Fling & Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Nature’s party comes in spring and it is time to celebrate! Saturday & Sunday: April 1st & 2nd Rain Date April 8th Upon Event Cancelation 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Last entrance at 4:15 pm On April 1st & 2nd, Buttonwood Park Zoo will host Spring Fling, an opportunity to welcome the warmer weather and have fun with activities throughout the day. Throughout the day, you will be able to enjoy magic shows, craft stations, face painting, educational activities, special guests, games, and more! Our animals will also join in on the fun, as many will receive special enrichment during Spring Fling. Watch as the animals use natural behaviors to forage for food and discover different items or scents in their habitats. There will be endless photo opportunities, unlimited carousel rides, and up-close meet and greets with our own Animal Ambassadors. Last bud not least, a visit from the Easter Bunny! Member Ticket Price: Under 2: FreeChild (2-17): $7Adult (18+): $11 Non-BPZOO Member Ticket Price: Under 2: FreeChild (2-17): $12Adult (18+): $16 Purchase Tickets Purchasing tickets in advance is advised. Members: Login into your account to purchase tickets. You will see discount at check out. Zoo is closed to General Admission. The Spring Fling event will be held outdoors, rain or shine. Tickets are non-refundable. Carousel rides are weather permitting. Premier Experience! Breakfast withthe Easter Bunny Saturday & Sunday: April 1st & 2nd Rain Date April 8th Upon Event Cancelation Breakfast is served from 9:00 am – 10:00 am in the Wildlife Education Building Classrooms. Member Ticket Price: Under 2: FreeChild (2-17): $27Adult (18+): $31 Non-BPZOO Member Ticket Price: Under 2: FreeChild (2-17): $32Adult (18+): $36 The ticket price includes breakfast, a private meeting with the Easter Bunny, and access to Spring Fling. Spring Fling opens at 10:00 am. Have you ever wondered what the Easter Bunny has for Breakfast? Contrary to popular belief, it is not just carrots. Breakfast with the Easter Bunny means you’re going to be enjoying eggs, bacon, sausage, waffles, and more!  You’re going to have to tackle an entire plate of breakfast while you’re hanging out with friends and family. After you are done with your plate, you will get to have time to meet and take pictures with the Easter Bunny before going off and enjoying the activities of our Spring Fling. He may even have a special treat for you! Purchase Premier Tickets Members: Login into your account to purchase tickets. You will see discount at check out. Breakfast will be catered by On the Go Catering.  Advanced purchasing of tickets for Breakfast with the Easter Bunny is required. Tickets are non-refundable. Zoo is closed to General...

Tie Dye at the Zoo

TIE-DYE IS BACK Saturday, February 18th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Purchase a BPZOO logo sweatshirt and have our staff tie-dye it for you in the Bear Den’s Cafe. Bring it home and watch the magic happen. The best part? Return to Buttonwood Park Zoo wearing your sweatshirt and receive 2 FREE ride tokens! Be careful when washing it for the first time! Wear gloves or the dye may stain hands your hands.

Toe Jam Puppet Band

SING AND DANCE WITH TOE JAM PUPPET BAND! Rockin’ band for KIDS and their grown-ups, enjoy Toe Jam Puppet Band every Monday at the Buttonwood Park Zoo! Toe Jam will play two 45-minute shows at 10:00 am and 11:30 am. The cost is $10/family after admission. Locations:January, February, and March: Inside the classroomsApril – September: Outside unless noted otherwiseOctober: Outside onlyNovember & December: Inside the classroom NO SHOWSMay 29th (Memorial Day)September 4th (Labor Day)October 9th (Indigenous Peoples Day)December 25th (Christmas)   Check the Zoo’s or Toe Jam’s Facebook & Instagram pages for any cancellations. Do you visit us two or three times a year!? Then you need a BPZOO Membership!