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Eco-Friendly Holiday Celebration

Date: Dec 13, 2014 to Jan 1, 2015
Have an eco-friendly holiday experience with holiday decorating and the environment in mind. Each holiday display will have a conservation message and how to points so guests will be able to recreate them at home for year's to come. The Zoo has partnered with students from G-Star School of the Arts to create several holiday vignettes throughout the Zoo for guests to enjoy. Check out the rest of our upcoming events to view our complete list of holiday activities - Breakfast with Santa, Children's Eco-Craft Workshops, Storytime at the Zoo, and Up-Close Animal Experiences!
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Breakfast with Santa

Date: December 20, 2014 8:30 AM
Ring in the holidays at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society with amazing animals and breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus! “Breakfast with Santa” will feature a scrumptious hot buffet breakfast that includes waffles, eggs, bacon, sausage, omelets, pastries, coffee and juice with mimosas available for purchase. The event also features private, up-close animal encounters, a meet and greet plus photo opportunities with Santa and all day admission to the Zoo. The event kicks off on Saturday, December 13th, and goes through Sunday, December 21st. Reservations are required and most seats sell out, click the event title above for more information and to make your reservation...
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Breakfast with Santa

Date: December 20, 2014 10:00 AM
Ring in the holidays at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society with amazing animals and breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus! “Breakfast with Santa” will feature a scrumptious hot buffet breakfast that includes waffles, eggs, bacon, sausage, omelets, pastries, coffee and juice with mimosas available for purchase. The event also features private, up-close animal encounters, a meet and greet plus photo opportunities with Santa and all day admission to the Zoo. The event kicks off on Saturday, December 13th, and goes through Sunday, December 21st. Reservations are required and most seats sell out, click the event title above for more information and to make your reservation...
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Story Time at the Zoo: “The Story of Ferdinand” by Munro Leaf, December 20, 10:30 a.m. — The book read during Story Time at the Zoo at 10:30 a.m. on December 20, 2014, will be “The Story of Ferdinand” by Munro Leaf. The event will take place at the Zoo’s Conservation Station by the Safari Train and the Wildlife Carousel. Story Time at the Zoo is an event geared towards encouraging children to connect with wildlife through reading. Story Time will be included in the cost of Zoo admission. Books are thoughtfully chosen with an emphasis on animals, as part of the Zoo’s mission of inspiring people to act on behalf of wildlife. A.J. Dasher, visitor services supervisor for the Zoo, will read to children during Story Time at the Zoo.
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Children's Eco-Craft Workshops

Date: December 20, 2014 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Children can create their very own snowflake ornament and snowman necklace made from natural materials in our eco-friendly craft holiday workshops! Entry into the Holiday Craft Workshop is included in regular Zoo admission.
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Breakfast with Santa

Date: December 21, 2014 8:30 AM
Ring in the holidays at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society with amazing animals and breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus! “Breakfast with Santa” will feature a scrumptious hot buffet breakfast that includes waffles, eggs, bacon, sausage, omelets, pastries, coffee and juice with mimosas available for purchase. The event also features private, up-close animal encounters, a meet and greet plus photo opportunities with Santa and all day admission to the Zoo. The event kicks off on Saturday, December 13th, and goes through Sunday, December 21st. Reservations are required and most seats sell out, click the event title above for more information and to make your reservation...
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Breakfast with Santa

Date: December 21, 2014 10:00 AM
Ring in the holidays at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society with amazing animals and breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus! “Breakfast with Santa” will feature a scrumptious hot buffet breakfast that includes waffles, eggs, bacon, sausage, omelets, pastries, coffee and juice with mimosas available for purchase. The event also features private, up-close animal encounters, a meet and greet plus photo opportunities with Santa and all day admission to the Zoo. The event kicks off on Saturday, December 13th, and goes through Sunday, December 21st. Reservations are required and most seats sell out, click the event title above for more information and to make your reservation...
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Children's Eco-Craft Workshops

Date: December 21, 2014 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Children can create their very own snowflake ornament and snowman necklace made from natural materials in our eco-friendly craft holiday workshops! For that truly festive look, get your face painted today by Donna's Party Art! Entry into the Holiday Craft Workshop is included in regular Zoo admission.
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Story Time at the Zoo: “Where the Wild Things Are” by Maurice Sendak, December 27, 10:30 a.m. — The book read during Story Time at the Zoo at 10:30 a.m. on December 27, 2014, will be “Where the Wild Things Are” by Maurice Sendak. The event will take place at the Zoo’s Conservation Station by the Safari Train and the Wildlife Carousel. Story Time at the Zoo is an event geared towards encouraging children to connect with wildlife through reading. Story Time will be included in the cost of Zoo admission. Books are thoughtfully chosen with an emphasis on animals, as part of the Zoo’s mission of inspiring people to act on behalf of wildlife. A.J. Dasher, visitor services supervisor for the Zoo, will read to children during Story Time at the Zoo.
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Noon Year's Eve

Date: December 31, 2014 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Ring in the New Year like never before...with your furry, feathered, and scaly friends at the Palm Beach Zoo! Join us for our children's dance party in the Fountain Plaza where they can get their face painted and make their very own noise maker and party hat. Just make sure to join us in the Fountain Plaza leading up to 12 noon as we celebrate the New Year with an apple juice toast and "ball" drop fit for children of all ages! This event is included with normal zoo admission.
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Palm Beach Zoo

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

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