Join the Zoo’s new annual celebration of our one precious Earth! Running for five weekends following Earth Day, we’re spotlighting conservation with fun, informative activities and presentations.
WILDLIFE CONSERVATION: Get new insight into the Zoo’s efforts to protect endangered and threatened species at special animal enrichment and keeper presentations.
GREEN INSPIRATION: Learn what you can do to safeguard natural resources and promote biodiversity at the Earth Expos on opening weekend (commemorating Earth Day) and closing weekend (commemorating Endangered Species Day). Visit the Upcycling Inspiration Lab for ideas on creative crafting without waste.
ECO-ENTERTAINMENT: Catch Swazzle’s interactive puppet show “Ricky Raccoon and the Green Rangers,” which is inspired by our work with California condors. Together with the Green Rangers, kids will be called upon to help “Conrad the Condor” in this fascinating and funny adventure.
PLANET PROMISE: Visit the “Planet Promise” station to learn what actions Zoo staff take to minimize their environmental footprint and get inspired to declare your own green action. Guests who share their “Planet Promise” picture on Twitter or Instagram using #LAZooPlanetPromise will be entered to win a compost bin courtesy of L.A. County Department of Public Works and four tickets to either Family Jam orRoaring Nights – nighttime events at the L.A. Zoo that include the Dinosaurs: Unextinct at the L.A. Zooexperience. See official sweepstakes rules.