Zooper Days

Caldwell Zoo offers numerous extra-special zooper days throughout the year.


Events are free with zoo admission and do not require advance registration.

santa's workshop

Calling all kids--come on over to the African Huts to create some seasonal crafts.  (Small materials fees--25⊄-75⊄)                                                                  Good news! Santa cleared his schedule and will be here at the zoo.                 December 13, 14 and 20, 1:30-4:00 p.m.

snow foolin'

Brrrr...Stop by the African Huts for some really cool wintery crafts.               January 31, 1:30-3:30 p.m.

My heart belongs to zoo

Come on over to the African Huts and we'll help you create some special critter Valentines to give or keep.                                                                                  February 14, 1:30-3:30 p.m.

poison jungle safari

It's time for our ninth annual poison safari. This event is held in cooperation with the North Texas Poison Control Center of Dallas. Booths throughout the zoo will alert adults and children to possible poison dangers in the home.                 March 21, Noon-4:00 p.m.

earth day

Join us as we "party for the planet." The zoo joins local organizations to help all of us learn how we can make every day Earth Day.                                               April 18, 1:00-4:00 p.m.