Summer Safari Friday nights at Reid Park Zoo | Events
Reid Park Zoological Society is reminding the community about its Summer Safari Friday nights.
The event began May 24, and is running through July 12. Hours are from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Reid Park Zoo. Summer Safari Friday nights, are presented by Denny’s and offer a little something for everyone in the family.
The following is a list of dates and activities offered during Summer Safari Friday nights:
June 21: Be Kind to Animals and People. Join Ben’s Bells at Summer Safari and help paint pieces of their kindness bells. Live music from Tucson Bandstand. Visit a variety of vendors for games, crafts and fun.
June 28: Build-a-Bear Tucson Mall will be attending with a bears to build for our Teddy Bear Clinic scheduled the next day. Bears will range in price from $12-$15. In addition to Build-a-Bear, stuffed animals will be available for purchase in our Gift Shop. There will also be games, crafts and fun. (Note: The Teddy Bear Clinic, scheduled for Saturday, June 29, from 9 a.m.-11 a.m. allows children to bring their stuffed animal for a check-up by Zoo staff. They will measure, weigh, diagnose maladies and even bandage their buddy. Not only will their teddy bear feel better, but children will learn about all the wonderful treatments Zoo staff use to take care of their animal loved-ones.)
July 5: In celebration of the Fourth of July, the Zoo will be offering free admission for military personnel with paid child admission as a thank you to their patriotic service to our nation. Visit Pima Air & Space Museum’s table for crafts and information from their volunteer veterans. Live music by Tucson Bandstand. Crafts, games and fun.
July 12: Final night for Summer Safari. Learn tips on how to take a good photo from staff of Jones Photo. Visit a variety of vendors for games, crafts and fun.
For more information please call (520)881-4753 or go online to www.Riedparkzoo.org.
The cost for Summer Safari Friday Nights is - $9 for Adults; $7 Seniors; $5 Children; Under 2 years of age, free; Members 1/2 off.