Open Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Last ticket sold at 4:00 PM

Media News

Egg Safari 2017

Media Contact:

Cindy Castelblanco
Office: 305-255-5551





Kids ages 12 and under will enjoy hunting for biodegradable Easter eggs filled with palm-oil free and sustainable palm oil candy. Plus, enjoy games, prizes and Easter Bunny photos!

Miami, FL (April 10, 2017) – On April 15 & 16, celebrate Easter the green way during Zoo Miami’s Egg Safari, with 100,000 eco-friendly eggs made in the USA from plants that fully biodegrade. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., kids 12 and under can enjoy continuous egg hunts, animal egg safaris, music, crafts and games and more – all with a paid Zoo admission. Zoo Miami Members get in FREE, and an hour earlier than non-Members on both days.

            Kids are sure to have a blast dancing to performances by Steve Gryb – “The Pied Piper of Percussion” – and taking photos with the Easter Bunny, plus music, games and prizes by The Hits 97.3 FM. Even our animals will enjoy their own special holiday enrichment treats, made just for them in Zoo Miami’s Animal Fun Factory – where guests can help create these items on weekends and holidays! See schedule below:

Saturday, April 15

10:30 a.m.       Tiger

11 a.m.            Bear

11:30 a.m.       Orangutan

11:45 a.m.       Meerkats

12:30 p.m.       New Guinea singing dogs & tree kangaroos

1 p.m.              Cape hunting dogs

1:45 p.m.         Chimpanzee

2:30 p.m.         Cassowary

3 p.m.              Warty pigs/ red river hogs

3:15 p.m.         Warthogs

Sunday, April 16

10:30 a.m.       Tiger
11 a.m.             Bear
11:30 a.m.        Orangutan
11:45 a.m.        Meerkats
12:30 p.m.        New Guinea singing dogs & tree kangaroos
1 p.m.                Cape hunting dogs
1:45 p.m.          Chimpanzee
2 p.m.                Cassowary
3 p.m.                Warty pigs/red river hogs
3:15 p.m.          Warthogs


            Members and children under the age of 2 enter free to Zoo Miami. Parking is also free. Members hunt one hour early, starting at 10 a.m. Zoo Miami is located at 12400 SW 152 Street, Miami, FL 33177. Save time, buy your tickets online at More information on Egg Safari is available at

Posted by Andrea Obregon at 5:16 PM

Become a Member

Enjoy free admission, exclusive events and deals throughout the year, discounts inside the Zoo and more! Plus, your membership helps support our mission in conservation and education, making your Zoo better for you.

Join Now