Family First Day @ the Dallas Zoo

SPECIAL FAMILY DAY -  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21ST at the Dallas Zoo, see the new award winning Hippo exhibit and the latest zoo babies. Stroll through the Giants of the Savanna, explore the children's zoo area, get up close to majestic lions, feed the giraffes and more! Visit with WFAA News 8's Brett Shipp, Rebecca Lopez and Demond Fernandez in Family First area.

Hippo Adventure Day!

Saturday, October 21st

9 am - 5 pm

The Dallas Zoo

9 am - 5 pm Checkout the new 3,000 pound neighbors at the Simmons Hippo

Outpost in the award-winning African waterhole habitat featuring above ground

and under water views.

Experience the great Safari animals and open landscapes of the Giants of the

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Savanna, explore fun escape settings and down home Farmyard inside the children's

zoo. See special critter training demonstrations and the latest zoo babies, feed the

giraffes, and get up close with your favorite four-legged friends or the flying Wings

of Wonder and more!


Special One-Day Admission Price: $8.00 (age 3 & up)

Free (age 2 & under)

Location: 650 South R. L. Thornton Freeway - Dallas

10:30 am - 1:30 pm Stop by Family First booth and visit with WFAA News 8’s Brett

Shipp, Rebecca Lopez and Demond Fernandez.

Parking: $8 or hop a ride on the DART Rail Red Line.


The Dallas Zoo


• Children's Health

• Good Neighbor Pharmacy

• Dignity Memorial