When: Sat February 14 , 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Where: The Maryland Zoo

Fall in love with a special day filled with animal enrichment.  Join us on Saturday, February 14th and see some of your favorite animals receive Valentine’s Day themed treats, like red fruit, fish-filled icicles, and food-filled paper mache .

Enrichment activities help enhance the care that keepers provide for Zoo animals by adding variety and stimulation to the animals’ daily routines.  Every enrichment item is specifically developed for each animal to help elicit species specific wild behaviors.  Be sure to bring your camera along to this special day long event as you’re sure to see the animals at their wildest!

So bring your Valentine along for a special event we think you’ll really love.  Don’t forget the Zoo admission is currently $10 for any ticket.  Click to see winter season ticket prices. 

Schedule of Valentine’s Enrichment:

  • 10:30am – Lions
  • 11:00am – Chimps
  • 11:00am – Otters
  • 12:00pm - Polar Bear
  • 1:30pm – Leopard
  • 1:45pm - Porcupines
  • 2:00pm –  Elephants
  • 2:00pm –  Giraffe/Okapi
  • 2:30pm - Ravens
  • 3:00pm – Demi Cranes
  • 3:00pm – Farmyard

*All enrichment is weather permitting