ZooFiesta


This in-person event is canceled for 2020.


Visitors are invited to kick-off Smithsonian’s Hispanic Heritage Month celebration at Smithsonian’s National Zoo!

Join them September 21, 2019, for ZooFiesta: Un día de diversión animal para toda la familia, a fun-filled family day boasting free activities, including live music and educational activities about conservation in Central and South America.

This year’s event includes highlights like farm fish feeding, an armadillo meet-and-greet, and all kinds of chats and talks with the zoo’s keepers! Education Stations will be set up to inform and delight visitors with details on monarch butterfly conservation, bird-friendly coffee, and additional initiatives and research going on at the Zoo. Catch a sea lion demo and enjoy live music from Ocho de Bastos, Anaya Trio, or Zon Zandunga’s nine-piece orchestra!

Be sure to check out the full schedule to plan your day.

Admission is free at the National Zoo.

What: ZooFiesta
When: Sept 21, 2019; find the time(s) here
Where: National Zoo, 3001 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20008
Event Details: Find them here

Offering free admission daily, the National Zoo, a Smithsonian institution founded in 1889, is one of the oldest zoos in the United States. A diverse variety of animal life calls this 163-acre park home, including 2,700 animals representing more than 390 species. Click here to explore all they have to offer!

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Disclaimer/Terms: This opportunity is subject to last-minute cancellations; always confirm by calling/clicking.


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