Don’t have plans for Easter weekend? Head over to the El Paso Zoo for Eggstravagnzoo. This annual event celebrates spring with the arrival of the Easter Bunny who will be delivering special eggs to the animals of the zoo.
The El Paso Zoo takes visitors on a global trek through Africa, Asia, and America while never leaving the city. Lions and tigers and bears oh my! And leopards, Gila monsters, elephants and many more. Spend the day strolling around the zoo grounds to see these beautiful creatures.
Eggstravagnzoo will have live performances, special activities for the little ones, and educators sharing interesting facts about zoo animals who lay eggs. Wings of the World Bird Show will be held twice a day. This exciting animal encounter allows guests to witness majestic birds soar through the air. Watch trainers work with Juno and Savannah to see how they keep these magnificent Asian elephants healthy and happy. The zoo also hosts an Orangutan presentation and Giraffe encounters were visitors can feed these elegant animals.
Here is what you need to know: The El Paso Zoo is located 4001 E. Paisano in the lower valley. Eggstravagnzoo will be held Saturday, March 31st and Sunday, April 1st from 10:00-4: 00 pm. Zoo admission is $9.00 for military and $7.50 for children. If you plan on visiting the zoo more than once a zoo membership by be a good option and the zoo offers $5.00 off membership fees for active duty military. Tickets can be purchased online at https://webstore1.centaman.net/elpasozoo/ or at the zoo entrance. There are several restaurants and snack shacks throughout the zoo in case you get hungry. Outside food is allowed with a few exceptions, no glass, no alcohol and no plastic straws. The zoo is stroller friendly, so bring yours or rentals are available at the gift shop. Visit http://www.elpasozoo.org/misc/visit-the-zoo to plan your zoo trip today!