Holiday Happenings at the Zoo

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Holiday Happenings at the Zoo

Kickoff the holiday season by joining Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium for festive-filled encounters on December 1, 8 and 15.

From 10:30 to 11 a.m. in the Suzanne and Walter Scott Aquarium, holiday helpers, such as elves and reindeer, will make a dive in the shark tunnel. Throughout the Zoo, keepers will place 
Holiday-themed animal enrichment at the following times:

•    10 a.m. Lied Jungle Enrichment
•    10:30 a.m. Desert Dome Enrichment
•    10:30-11 a.m. Scott Aquarium Shark Tunnel Diving
•    1 p.m. Hubbard Orangutan Forest Indoor Display Enrichment
•    1:30 p.m. Cat Complex Enrichment
•    2:30 p.m. Expedition Madagascar Enrichment 
•    3 p.m. Kingdoms of the Night Enrichment

Zoo visitors will get a special treat on December 22 when Santa joins his helpers for a special dive in the shark tunnel from 10:30-11 a.m. 

Santa will also be visiting the Zoo at Supper with Santa on December 14-15 and 21-22 from 6 to 8 p.m. This ticketed event includes a spaghetti dinner, activity stations, story time and photo opportunities with Santa. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit OmahaZoo.com/special-events
 

Posted by Michelle Meisinger at 3:42 PM