Teddy Bear Affair

Sep 21, 2013 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Teddy Bears are stuffed with LOVE! It’s time for their annual check-up at the Palm Beach Zoo’s Teddy Bear Affair.  

Children are invited to bring their favorite stuffed animal to this very special event.  The Palm Beach Zoo’s Veterinary Team will be available to perform check-ups on our furry stuffed friends.  Additional activities will include:

  • 10 – 10:15 am
    • American black bear enrichment
  • 10 am – 2 pm
    • Veterinarian Dress-up Station — try on scrubs, surgical caps, masks and snap a pic
    • Bear Cub Coloring Contest - enter your masterpiece for a chance to win a special surprise
    • Conservation Station – Interactive activities teach how to protect bears in the wild
  • 10:30 – 11 am
    • Teddy Bear Snack Shack — learn to eat healthy food options like the Zoo’s American black bears
  • 11 am – 2 pm
    • Teddy Bear Clinic is open for business
  • 11:30 am - Noon
    • Baby Bear Nursery — what’s it like to care for a newborn bear
  • Noon – 12:15 pm
    • Move and Groove — get pumped up for the black bear keeper talk
  • 12:30 – 12:45 pm
    • American black bear keeper talk & training session

All activities will take place at the North American Black Bear Habitat.


Photo courtesy of themonitor.com

Contact Us

Palm Beach Zoo

1301 Summit Boulevard
West Palm Beach, Florida 33405-3035
(561) 547-9453

Support for the Palm Beach Zoo is provided by:

Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.