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Earth Day Weekend

Dates: 04/21/2018 - 04/21/2018

April 21
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Join us in celebrating Mother Earth and the blue planet.

Explore ways you can help your planet through water conservation, protecting green spaces and living the green life. Don’t miss this party for the planet featuring live music, crafts and more!

  • Healing Force African Drumming - Africa, Akiba Market 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m.
  • McCrary Elementary School Unite Drummers - North America Plaza 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m

  • Friends of John Denver- Celebrating Nature through Music -  North America, Ocelot Gazebo
  • Keep Randolph County Beautiful – Water Quality Booth - North America, Marsh Boardwalk
  • Earth Day Education Stations - Africa, Lemur Gazebo
  • Cup and Bottle Exchange- North America and Africa Entrances
  • Selfies for the Sea/ Marine Debris Station- North America, Rocky Coast
  • Tree Climbing, Seed Balls, Community Recycled Art Project- North America, KidZone
  • Tree Giveaways- North America and Africa Exits 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Zoo Animal Mascots Photo Opportunities throughout the park
  • Receive 10% off your gift shop purchase when you take your NC Zoo Reusable bag to the gift shops- Saturday only!