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2014 Events Calendar

Party for the Planet 
Friday, April 18
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Join us in celebrating the Association of Zoos and Aquariums' signature event and largest combined Earth Day Celebration in North America!   Enjoy special activities, animal demonstrations, wildlife shows, and featured local businesses all focused on the care and conservation of our planet.

Magical Makebelieve 
Saturday, April 26
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Do you know a bear named Corduroy?  Perhaps a crocodile named Lyle Lyle or a curious monkey named George?  Enter our kingdom for a storybook adventure during Magical Makebelieve at Knoxville Zoo and meet these loveable characters in person!

Join us on Saturday, April 26 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. as we meet these popular storybook characters from far and wide and even an animal friend or two.  You will also enjoy a special performances from the Puppet Squad, crafts, photo opportunities and more.  Children under 12 dressed as their favorite storybook character receive free admission with a paying adults (cannot be combined with any other promotion or discount.)

So, get your imagination in gear and join us on Saturday, April 26 for Magical Makebelieve! 

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Events and times are subject to change without notice. Please call (865) 637-5331 ext. 300 for more information.

More to come....please return soon!