We’ve got tons of great events planned for 2014! Check out these events and check back for more upcoming events and information throughout the year!
Saturday, March 8th- Saturday, April 5th- 7ft Plush Tiger Raffle
- Want a seven foot plush tiger from Adventure Planet for $5.00? It is time once again to raffle off our magnificent tiger! Only 500 raffle tickets will be sold, each ticket only $5.00! We will draw the winning ticket during Wildcat Conservation Day on April 5, 2014. Tickets are available in the Zootique at the Cameron Park Zoo or online. You do not have to be present to win, but you must pick up the tiger in Zootique if you do! We can not ship such an enormous beast! Good luck!
Monday, March 17th—It’s Easy Being Green
- Join us on St. Patrick’s Day, Monday, March 17th, as we celebrate conservation and “being green”. Come on over to Cameron Park Zoo and enjoy conservation activities that focus on animals, the environment and how to conserve our green spaces. The Zoo is sponsoring this day to remind people how important it is to recycle what we can and cut down on waste.
Saturday, March 22nd—Poison Safety Safari
- Come join Cameron Park Zoo and the Central Texas Poison Center at Scott and White for the second annual Poison Safety Safari. You will learn about poisonous plants, animals and products while playing games and participating in activities.
Saturday, April 5th—Wild Cat Conservation Day
- Cameron Park Zoo is home to many large cats. There will be keeper talks and training sessions with some of our resident felines.
Thursday, April 17th- ZOOm Dating
- Muddle, Waco’s premiere craft cocktail lounge, presents ZOOm Dating a speed dating event! Join Muddle and Cameron Park Zoo for one of Waco’s first and sure to be most unique speed dating event. Mingle & enjoy drinks and light snacks from 7:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Numbers will be assigned to each participant at check-in. Event will kickoff at 8:00 p.m. and end at 10:00 p.m. Then follow the herd after the event to Muddle to enjoy the After Party! Tickets will be limited to 50 individuals. (25 females & 25 males) Participants must be between the ages of 24-32. When you have met with all of your dates, you will choose your top 5 and if your top 5 match with theirs we will exchange e-mail addresses. If they don’t match, no information will be shared. Tickets are $30.00 each. Cash bar will be available. For more information, please call 254-750-8415. Purchase tickets
Saturday, April 26th—Party for the Planet & Bear Awareness Day
- Come and “Party for the Planet” at Cameron Park Zoo’s annual Earth Day celebration. Walk through the Zoo and talk with exhibitors from conservation groups throughout our area. There will be family fun activities for the whole family to enjoy. We will also be celebrating the black bears who call Cameron Park Zoo their home.
Sunday, April 27th—Join the Pride
- The Waco Mayor’s Committee for People with Disabilities, Cameron Park Zoo, and more than 20 state and local organizations have joined together to raise awareness about the special abilities of people with disabilities. Zoo visitors can attend presentations and receive information from various organizations that serve people with disabilities.
Saturday, May 3rd—KidZoobilee
- KidZoobilee! is set for May 3, 2014 at the Cameron Park Zoo. Kids can enjoy great food, play games of all kinds, get their face painted, climb a rock wall, and play on our water games or just run through Grammy Nell’s play area. The party starts at 5:00pm and goes until 8:00pm. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets are $25.00 each.