Independence Day Weekend at the Zoo: Patriotic Wild Things Presentation, 12 p.m. each day; American Flag Colors Scavenger Hunt, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day: July 4, July 5, and July 6 – All Independence Day weekend, come to the Zoo for a Patriotic Wild Things Presentation! Find out which Zoo animals are the colors of Old Glory. Learn what actions you can take to help keep America beautiful by conserving wild habitat of “amber waves of grain” and “purple mountain majesties.” Children can participate in an American Flag Colors Scavenger Hunt by looking for red, white and blue animals around the Zoo. Every child who can tell a front gate staff member at least one animal per flag color will have their names entered into a drawing to win a red, white and blue Animal Art painting, done by one of the Zoo’s animal artists! The Patriotic Wild Things Presentation will be at 12 p.m. each day, and the American Flag Colors Scavenger Hunt will last from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day on July 4th, July 5th and July 6th.