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FREE ZOO DAY – Wild at Heart

February 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Wild at Heart is FREE to the Public!

Enjoy FREE admission on Saturday, February 1 for Wild at Heart at Zoo Boise. This family friendly Valentine’s themed event will be full of fun things to do. There will be face painting, photo-ops, and special Valentine themed enrichment for all the Zoo Boise animal residents. Plus, you’ll be able to make a Valentine’s Day card for your favorite animal!

Wild at Heart is from 10am-5pm, with last admission at 4:30pm. We hope to see you there. Don’t forget to invite all your friends and family!

Want to help support conservation AND your community? Volunteer at Wild at Heart! For more info, please email our Volunteer Coordinator.


10:30am – Lions & Sloth Bear
11:00am – Vervet Monkeys & Spider Monkeys
11:30am – African Crested Porcupines & N. American Porcupines
12:00pm – Maned Wolf & Bat-Eared Fox
12:30pm – Hyena & Meerkat
1:00pm – Baby Red Pandas & Coatis
1:30pm – Aldabra Tortoise & Nyala/Hornbill
2:00pm – Komodo Dragon & African Wild Dogs
2:30pm – Sarus Crane & Crowned Cranes/Pied Crows
3:00pm – Anteater & Warthog
3:30pm – Baboons & Tamarins
4:00pm – Patas Monkeys & Gibbons


For Wild at Heart there will be a free shuttle service provided by Boise Parks and Recreation to get to and from the zoo. The shuttle will pick passengers up near the softball fields in Ann Morrison Park and take them directly to the zoo. You must enter the Ann Morrison Park Drive entrance to park next to the shuttle pickup. Signage will be posted to point users to the shuttle stops. Shuttles will run every 15 to 20 minutes.

Are you looking for an affordable way to gain public awareness for your group, company, or organization? Booth space is available at Wild at Heart for only $100. This is a great opportunity to promote your organization, grow your brand, or sample and demonstrate your products to 1000’s of kids, parents, and families. Learn more HERE.

Wild at heart is sponsored by:

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February 1
10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Zoo Boise
355 Julia Davis Dr
Boise, ID 83716 United States