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    August 8, 2015

    World Lion Day

    Celebration of World Lion Day

    August 8, 2015
    9:30am – 3:00pm

    Come prepared to have a roaring good time as the Zoo honors our amazing pride of lions. On Saturday, August 8th  the Amarillo Zoo will join Zoo’s around the world in celebration of World Lion Day. This special day is celebrated to bring awareness to this species of big cat and what you can do to help ensure their survival in the wild. Visitors can have fun learning about lions and participating in a variety of fun activities.

    Activities include lion-themed keeper chats, face painters, educational bio-fact Zoofari cart, special lion treats, “I love Lions” selfie station and information on ways you can participate in conservation efforts

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