Shows and Keeper Chats

Wonders of Wildlife

Wonders of Wildlife

Once a month, a new interactive and entertaining show will feature some of Alexandria Zoo’s animal ambassadors. Through immersive storytelling, learn some amazing facts and discover what you can do to protect animals and their wild habitats. The 15-minute shows will be at the Festival Plaza stage. Stick around afterwards for an up-close meet and greet with some of the animal stars.

Sunday, October 22, 2017 | 1 pm

US Invaders: Alien invaders threaten American soil! We want you to help us discover how these foreign creatures are swarming native habitats. Join us to see how you can aid in the battle against invasive species!

Sunday, November 19, 2017 | 1 pm

Amazing Adaptations: Embark on a journey with us to find the incredible wildlife that inhabit our planet. Together we will discover how these creatures have grown to survive in so many unique environments.

Sunday, December 17, 2017 | 1 pm

Bayou Beasts: Thick forest, swampy waters, and flowering fields spread across our beautiful state. Join us as we discover the incredible wildlife that call our backyard wilderness home.

Keeper Chats

Keeper Chats

Get the inside scoop about your favorite animals.


Date Time Exhibit
Friday, Oct. 13 11:00 am Education Pavilion
Friday, Oct. 20 11:00 am African Crested Porcupine
Thursday, Oct. 26 11:00 am Siamang
Saturday, Nov. 4 11:00 am Wallaby & Emu
Friday, Nov. 10 11:00 am American Alligator & River Otter

Open Daily 9 am - 5 pm

Closed only Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Year's Day


Alexandria Zoo
3016 Masonic Drive
Alexandria, LA 71301
P: (318) 441-6810