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Sun, Sep 24, 2017

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Sun, Sep 24, 2017

 
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Visitors can kick off the Smithsonian-wide Hispanic Heritage Month celebration at “ZooFiesta: Un día de diversión animal para toda la familia,” a free event Sunday, Sept. 24, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be a variety of fun-filled family activities, including live music, authentic gourmet cuisine and educational activities about conservation in Central and South America. Animal keepers will host talks, feedings and demonstrations highlighting a variety of animals native to the region, including Andean bears, sloths, golden lion tamarins, Panamanian golden frogs and more. Visitors have an opportunity to meet Zoo scientists who are working to save native species and learn about their research.

Location:

3001 Connecticut Avenue NorthWest

Washington, DC

20008
Additional Features:
Designated Parking, Entertainment Free, Food, Handicapped Access, Music, Public Transportation
Ethnic Audience:
Hispanic
Hours:
11am-4pm
Admission:
Free
Attendance:
20,000
Phone Number:
(202) 633-3045
Alt. Phone Number:
(202) 673-4800
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