Date

Aug 07 2024

WILDLIFE EXPLORATION DAY | WORLD LION DAY

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7 | 9AM - 6PM

Members | Free
Non-Members | General Admission

John Ball Zoo is celebrating our Lions and other felines, you could even say it’s a feline festival! Check out all of the educational activities by your favorite felines. Authentic African dancers and musicians will be joining the celebration in efforts to raise awareness towards conservation efforts and teach guests how you can contribute to “Protect the Pride”!

Become a Wildlife Explorer! 
Welcome to our Wildlife Exploration Days! Once a month join John Ball Zoo for a unique opportunity to celebrate Earth’s biodiversity and learn how to take action to make a difference. 
When you arrive, grab your Wildlife Explorer Passport. With your passport in hand, make your way to our Exploration Stations where you can learn more about animals, engage with interactive activities, and collect a badge for your passport. Each badge collected is an opportunity to enter to win prizes! Attend all of our Wildlife Exploration Days to complete your passport. 

EVENT DETAILS
Live African Drum & Dance performances
     African drum performance | 10AM, 12PM, 2PM
     African dance performance | 3PM, 4PM, 5PM
Animal experiences throughout the day
Story Time with Circle Theatre | 11AM
John Ball Zoo Conservation Stations available to learn more about felines
Habitat Heroes will be passing out native pollinator friendly plants

Attending events at John Ball Zoo makes for an unforgettable experience where your money also supports wildlife conservation around the world and right here in West Michigan. 

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