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  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 18th, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 19th, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 20th, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 21st, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Zoo Lights Miami

    Dec 21st, 2018
    7:00pm - 10:00pm
    Zoo Miami
    Fridays & Saturdays
    November 23 - December 29, 2018
    7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

    • Enjoy animal encounters
    • Snowman's River Boat Rides
    • Interactive musical performances by Steve Gryb
    • Hot chocolate and cookies*
    • Photos with Santa*
    • Holiday shopping at the Zoo Gift Shop*

    *Additional fees apply

    Zoo Lights Miami Admission

    $15.95/person plus tax

    Zoo Lights Miami Package
    • Admission
    • Hot chocolate
    • Two cookies

    $17.95/person plus tax

    Zoo Lights Miami Photo Package
    • Admission
    • Hot chocolate
    • Two cookies
    • Three 5 x 7 print and digital photos with Santa and an ornament

    $37.95/person plus tax

    Purchase tickets online and save $1/person!

    Special Themed Nights:

    Guests are encouraged to participate and dress up on any one of the following themed nights. Who knows, you might even win a prize for best dressed!

    Date Theme Performance/ Activity
    November 23 & 24

    PJ & Onesie Nights

    Dress comfy and come in your holiday pajamas/snuggies/onsies.

    Tree lighting ceremony on November 23 at 7:30 p.m. Performances by Hip Hop Kidz.
    November 30  & December 1

    Galactic Nights

    Dress like your favorite Star Wars, Star Trek, or Guardians of the Galaxy characters.

    Performances by Holiday Aloha Islanders on 11/30 and the Florida Youth Orchestra Flute Choir on 12/01.
    December 7 & 8

    Ugly Sweater Nights

    Show off your ugly holiday sweaters.

    Performances by Greater Miami Youth Symphony, Art in Motion Dance Academy, Be Dance Studio, and HEARTbeats A Capella on 12/07 and Greater Miami Youth Symphony on 12/08.
    December 14 & 15

    Superhero Nights

    Always wanted to dress up like a superhero? Well this is your chance!

    by MC Dance Miami on 12/14 and South Florida Music on 12/15.
    December 21 & 22

    Santa & Elf Look-A-Like Nights

    Dress up as Santa, Mrs. Claus or their helpful elves.

    Performances by Braddock Gems.
    December 28 & 29

    Holiday Bling Out Nights

    "Bling out" or "light up" your strollers or even yourselves with string lights, glow in the dark items, or other festive décor. Close out the year in style!

    Performances by Hypnotic Dance on 12/28 and Florida Youth Orchestra Aurora String Ensemble on 12/29.

     

    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 22nd, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Zoo Lights Miami

    Dec 22nd, 2018
    7:00pm - 10:00pm
    Zoo Miami
    Fridays & Saturdays
    November 23 - December 29, 2018
    7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

    • Enjoy animal encounters
    • Snowman's River Boat Rides
    • Interactive musical performances by Steve Gryb
    • Hot chocolate and cookies*
    • Photos with Santa*
    • Holiday shopping at the Zoo Gift Shop*

    *Additional fees apply

    Zoo Lights Miami Admission

    $15.95/person plus tax

    Zoo Lights Miami Package
    • Admission
    • Hot chocolate
    • Two cookies

    $17.95/person plus tax

    Zoo Lights Miami Photo Package
    • Admission
    • Hot chocolate
    • Two cookies
    • Three 5 x 7 print and digital photos with Santa and an ornament

    $37.95/person plus tax

    Purchase tickets online and save $1/person!

    Special Themed Nights:

    Guests are encouraged to participate and dress up on any one of the following themed nights. Who knows, you might even win a prize for best dressed!

    Date Theme Performance/ Activity
    November 23 & 24

    PJ & Onesie Nights

    Dress comfy and come in your holiday pajamas/snuggies/onsies.

    Tree lighting ceremony on November 23 at 7:30 p.m. Performances by Hip Hop Kidz.
    November 30  & December 1

    Galactic Nights

    Dress like your favorite Star Wars, Star Trek, or Guardians of the Galaxy characters.

    Performances by Holiday Aloha Islanders on 11/30 and the Florida Youth Orchestra Flute Choir on 12/01.
    December 7 & 8

    Ugly Sweater Nights

    Show off your ugly holiday sweaters.

    Performances by Greater Miami Youth Symphony, Art in Motion Dance Academy, Be Dance Studio, and HEARTbeats A Capella on 12/07 and Greater Miami Youth Symphony on 12/08.
    December 14 & 15

    Superhero Nights

    Always wanted to dress up like a superhero? Well this is your chance!

    by MC Dance Miami on 12/14 and South Florida Music on 12/15.
    December 21 & 22

    Santa & Elf Look-A-Like Nights

    Dress up as Santa, Mrs. Claus or their helpful elves.

    Performances by Braddock Gems.
    December 28 & 29

    Holiday Bling Out Nights

    "Bling out" or "light up" your strollers or even yourselves with string lights, glow in the dark items, or other festive décor. Close out the year in style!

    Performances by Hypnotic Dance on 12/28 and Florida Youth Orchestra Aurora String Ensemble on 12/29.

     

    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 23rd, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 24th, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 25th, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 26th, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 27th, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 28th, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Zoo Lights Miami

    Dec 28th, 2018
    7:00pm - 10:00pm
    Zoo Miami
    Fridays & Saturdays
    November 23 - December 29, 2018
    7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

    • Enjoy animal encounters
    • Snowman's River Boat Rides
    • Interactive musical performances by Steve Gryb
    • Hot chocolate and cookies*
    • Photos with Santa*
    • Holiday shopping at the Zoo Gift Shop*

    *Additional fees apply

    Zoo Lights Miami Admission

    $15.95/person plus tax

    Zoo Lights Miami Package
    • Admission
    • Hot chocolate
    • Two cookies

    $17.95/person plus tax

    Zoo Lights Miami Photo Package
    • Admission
    • Hot chocolate
    • Two cookies
    • Three 5 x 7 print and digital photos with Santa and an ornament

    $37.95/person plus tax

    Purchase tickets online and save $1/person!

    Special Themed Nights:

    Guests are encouraged to participate and dress up on any one of the following themed nights. Who knows, you might even win a prize for best dressed!

    Date Theme Performance/ Activity
    November 23 & 24

    PJ & Onesie Nights

    Dress comfy and come in your holiday pajamas/snuggies/onsies.

    Tree lighting ceremony on November 23 at 7:30 p.m. Performances by Hip Hop Kidz.
    November 30  & December 1

    Galactic Nights

    Dress like your favorite Star Wars, Star Trek, or Guardians of the Galaxy characters.

    Performances by Holiday Aloha Islanders on 11/30 and the Florida Youth Orchestra Flute Choir on 12/01.
    December 7 & 8

    Ugly Sweater Nights

    Show off your ugly holiday sweaters.

    Performances by Greater Miami Youth Symphony, Art in Motion Dance Academy, Be Dance Studio, and HEARTbeats A Capella on 12/07 and Greater Miami Youth Symphony on 12/08.
    December 14 & 15

    Superhero Nights

    Always wanted to dress up like a superhero? Well this is your chance!

    by MC Dance Miami on 12/14 and South Florida Music on 12/15.
    December 21 & 22

    Santa & Elf Look-A-Like Nights

    Dress up as Santa, Mrs. Claus or their helpful elves.

    Performances by Braddock Gems.
    December 28 & 29

    Holiday Bling Out Nights

    "Bling out" or "light up" your strollers or even yourselves with string lights, glow in the dark items, or other festive décor. Close out the year in style!

    Performances by Hypnotic Dance on 12/28 and Florida Youth Orchestra Aurora String Ensemble on 12/29.

     

    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 29th, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Zoo Lights Miami

    Dec 29th, 2018
    7:00pm - 10:00pm
    Zoo Miami
    Fridays & Saturdays
    November 23 - December 29, 2018
    7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

    • Enjoy animal encounters
    • Snowman's River Boat Rides
    • Interactive musical performances by Steve Gryb
    • Hot chocolate and cookies*
    • Photos with Santa*
    • Holiday shopping at the Zoo Gift Shop*

    *Additional fees apply

    Zoo Lights Miami Admission

    $15.95/person plus tax

    Zoo Lights Miami Package
    • Admission
    • Hot chocolate
    • Two cookies

    $17.95/person plus tax

    Zoo Lights Miami Photo Package
    • Admission
    • Hot chocolate
    • Two cookies
    • Three 5 x 7 print and digital photos with Santa and an ornament

    $37.95/person plus tax

    Purchase tickets online and save $1/person!

    Special Themed Nights:

    Guests are encouraged to participate and dress up on any one of the following themed nights. Who knows, you might even win a prize for best dressed!

    Date Theme Performance/ Activity
    November 23 & 24

    PJ & Onesie Nights

    Dress comfy and come in your holiday pajamas/snuggies/onsies.

    Tree lighting ceremony on November 23 at 7:30 p.m. Performances by Hip Hop Kidz.
    November 30  & December 1

    Galactic Nights

    Dress like your favorite Star Wars, Star Trek, or Guardians of the Galaxy characters.

    Performances by Holiday Aloha Islanders on 11/30 and the Florida Youth Orchestra Flute Choir on 12/01.
    December 7 & 8

    Ugly Sweater Nights

    Show off your ugly holiday sweaters.

    Performances by Greater Miami Youth Symphony, Art in Motion Dance Academy, Be Dance Studio, and HEARTbeats A Capella on 12/07 and Greater Miami Youth Symphony on 12/08.
    December 14 & 15

    Superhero Nights

    Always wanted to dress up like a superhero? Well this is your chance!

    by MC Dance Miami on 12/14 and South Florida Music on 12/15.
    December 21 & 22

    Santa & Elf Look-A-Like Nights

    Dress up as Santa, Mrs. Claus or their helpful elves.

    Performances by Braddock Gems.
    December 28 & 29

    Holiday Bling Out Nights

    "Bling out" or "light up" your strollers or even yourselves with string lights, glow in the dark items, or other festive décor. Close out the year in style!

    Performances by Hypnotic Dance on 12/28 and Florida Youth Orchestra Aurora String Ensemble on 12/29.

     

    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 30th, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details
  • Gifts for the Animals - Select Dates in December

    Dec 31st, 2018
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    Zoo Miami

    Gifts for the Animals

     

    Enrichment Schedule:

     

    December 1  

    10:30 a.m.     

    Tree kangaroo - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Asian small-clawed otters - Pinecones with treats

    December 2

    11:30 a.m.     

    Giraffe - Holiday gifts

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

    December 8

    10:30 a.m.      

    Jaguar – Holiday themed ice treat

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Warty pig – Holiday wrapped treat boxes

    December 9

    11:00 p.m.      

    Meerkat – Australian pine tree and small wrapped treat boxes

     

    2:00 p.m.        

    Flooded Forest Aviary – Australian pine holiday tree with treat “ornaments”

    December 15

    10:30 a.m.        

    Sloth bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Galapagos tortoise – Watermelon Wreaths with fruit

    December 16

    11:30 a.m.    

    Asian elephant – Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)

     

    1:30 p.m.

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 22

    11:30 p.m.      

    Lion – Holiday-themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Red River Hogs – Festive treat boxes

    December 23

    11:00 a.m.      

    Giant river otter – Holiday themed ice treats

     

    1:30 p.m.        

    Wacky Barn - Goats and friends receive gifts

    December 24 11:30 p.m. Asian Elephant - Edible ornaments (painted coconuts)
      1:30 p.m.  Tapir - Holiday trees with fruit ornaments

    December 25

    12:30 p.m.    

    Cassowary – Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside

     

    3:00 p.m.   

    Spider Monkeys – Papier-mâché ornaments with grapes inside

    December 29 10:30 a.m.  Sloth Bear - Holiday gift boxes filled with treats
      1:15 p.m. Chimpanzee - Holiday gifts
    December 30 10:30 a.m.  Tiger - Holiday themed ice treats
      2:30 p.m. African elephant - girant holiday trees decorated with their favorite treats
    December 31 11:00 a.m. Orangutan - holiday gifts
      1:30 p.m. Flooded Forest Aviary - Papier-mâché ornaments with treats inside
    More Details

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