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90 Years of LRZ!

Events planned throughout the week of

May 14th to the 20th.


May 14th:

Visit and learn more about animal mothers at the zoo. Special offers available to mothers at the Safari Shoppe and at Giraffe Encounters


May 16th:

Blues at the Zoo May 16th, 2017 the legendary Nighthawks return for a veryspecial Blues at the Zoo kicking off the start of summer and the 90th birthday of Lee Richardson Zoo! 


May 19th:

LRZ will celebrate Endangered Species Day  


May 20th:

The main event! Activities will run from 10 AM to 4PM.

Refreshment - 2PM until they are gone

Discovery Carts

Keeper Chats

Community Exhibitors


Wildside Walk at 1:30 PM - All ages can come dressed in their best animal outfit. We'll meet nor of the rhinos at 1:30PM and strut our stuff to enjoy birthday refreshments and a sing along.


Cake Decorating Contest - The competition is open to cake decorators of all ages and skill levels. Enter in the amateru or professional division by May 16th. Not a bake? Help us pick a winnter by voting for your favorite cake design! Entry Form


Photo Contest - "My favorite thing about Lee Richardson Zoo!" Submit one matted 8x10 printed photo by May 15th. Winner chosen by public vote!


90th Birthday Flier


Mother's Day Event


Endangered Species Day Flier


Wildside Walk Flier


Photo Contest Flier


Cake Decorating Contest flier