Tala and Wup the #AmericanRiverOtters interrupt playtime to see who came to visit. Photo: JZ Staff EJ

It will still be chilly, but sunnier this weekend! We hope people have a chance to get out of the house and come visit the animals. We will be open Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm, and Sunday from 11 am to 4 pm.

Tickets are available for reservation or purchase HERE, and MASKS ARE REQUIRED. (If you don’t have one, you can purchase them in the Gift Shop when you arrive, two for $1.)

Rides on the Endangered Species Carousel are $2, and Dippin Dots, Brick Street Pops, Hot Diggity Dog, and Pepsi are available near the cafe during park hours.

Zoo Area Progressive Partnership (ZAPP) will be getting out for a MLK Day Enhancement Project on Monday, January 18th, for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.

If you would like to join the ZAPP effort, sign up HERE. It’s a fun group and they make a huge difference in their neighborhood.

The JZStaff also looks forward to some of the students and staff of UMMC visiting us for their annual day of service. They will helping with a flamingo yard clean up that Monday, as well.

Eko the #SumatranTiger has located the scent enrichment JZKeeper Alex put out for him. Photo: JZStaff EJ

You can still take home a plush Meeko the Moonbear for only $5! Stop by the JZ Gift Shop between 10 am and 4 pm.

You can also still Boost a Keeper or Adopt an Animal for yourself or someone else HERE!

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