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Galactic Day at Zoo Boise

June 9, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Come experience a zoo in a galaxy far far away on June 9, 2018 from 9am-5pm (last admission at 4:30pm).

Activities include:

-Photo-ops with your favorite characters with the 501st Legion & Takodana Base: Rebel Legion from 11am to 4pm
-Galactic themed enrichment and treats for the animals
-2 professional themed comedy performances and entertainment
-Explore and learn about animal superpowers
-Movie themed exhibit walk
-temporary tattoos and face painting
-Much much more!

We welcome you to dress as your favorite superhero, princess, or galactic character! Admission for adults is $10, kids (3-11) are $7, seniors (62 & over) are $8, and children 2 and under are FREE. Friends of Zoo Boise pass holders are always free (with pass and photo id) and will have a special entrance gate. Don’t forget to invite all your friends! The fun will be strong with this one!

Star Wars Comedy Performances Schedule (included with admission):

Star Wars Abridged – A hilarious Star Wars Reenactment (12:30PM & 2PM)

Join us as we quickly move through all the Star Wars movies with just two actors in thirty minutes. It’s a breakneck race through characters and plotlines that will leave you rolling in the aisles. There is very limited seating and will be on a first-come-first-serve basis. Schedule is subject to change without notification. Last year’s performance filled up very quick!

Star Wars Improv Comedy Show – Star Wars in Real Life (3:30PM)

Get ready to laugh with live comedy you’ll never get to see again! Watch as professional comedians retell YOUR real life stories, but in the Star Wars universe. Come prepared to give your suggestions and see the funniest show in the galaxy! There is very limited seating and will be on a first-come-first-serve basis. Schedule is subject to change without notification. Open World Comedy is coming off of back to back to back sold out shows!

Animal Enrichment Schedule Coming Soon!

10:30am –  Lions & Anteater
11:00am – Warty Pigs & Snow Leopard
11:30am – Servals, Ocelots, & Tamarins
12:00pm – Bats & Meerkat
12:30pm – Armadillo & African Crested Porcupines
1:00pm – Zoo Farm, Kingsnake, & Rosy Boa
1:30pm – Capybara & Rock Hyrax
2:00pm – Penguins & Bat-Eared Fox
2:30pm – Coati & Sloth Bear
3:00pm – Kinkajou & Hyenas
3:30pm – Lemurs & North American Porcupines
4:00pm – Spider Monkeys & Patas Monkeys


Due to animal safety, you may be asked to remove full head costume pieces in certain areas of the Zoo. Lightsabers are allowed, but cannot be used over fences or animal barriers. Any costume blasters or guns are not allowed unless you are with the 501st Legion, Rebel Legion, or another approved group.

Galactic Day at Zoo Boise is sponsored by:

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June 9, 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Zoo Boise
355 Julia Davis Dr
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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