Senior Celebration

Wednesday, March 1, 2023
9:00 am — 4:00 pm

A love of animals knows no age!

Who says the Zoo is just for kids? Adults ages 62 and above can enjoy $5 admission to the Zoo on Wednesday, March 1. 

Celebrate with animal lovers as you experience animal presentations throughout the day. Dive into the deep end of the conversation with Keeper Chats on animal welfare from a holistic standpoint.

Nicci Radhe from Horny Toad Horticulture will be sharing her knowledge of gardening and giving out succulents, cuttings and seeds. Horny Toad Horticulture grows 100% organically and promote gardening without use of pesticides or synthetic fertilizers and focus on building soil and vermiculture composting.
Visit Humana, Mountain View Retirement Village and Tucson Medical Center tables.

Discount tickets must be purchased at the front entrance. Proof of age required.


Animal Presentation Schedule 

Flight Connection Aviary: 10 a.m. 

Ring-tailed lemur: 10:30 a.m. 

Rhino: 11 a.m. 

Animal Ambassador Encounter at the Conservation Learning Center: 11 a.m. 

Otter: 11:30 a.m. 

Elephant: Noon 

Andean bear: 1:30 p.m. 

Capybara: 2 p.m. 


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