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Animals & Zoos for Kids and Families in Orange County

Children within this age range will benefit the most from the listed activity.
                                                                                                However, older/younger children can still participate unless the symbol '!' is shown.
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                                                                                                will not be included in the Total Cost of Admission.
Activity Name City Next Occurrence Ages
Laguna Koi Ponds
35,000 gallons of koi ponds
Laguna Beach 05/25/2017 0-17
Pacific Marine Mammal Center
Marine mammals rehabilitation center
Laguna Beach 05/25/2017 2-17
Santa Ana Zoo
The monkey zoo
Santa Ana 05/25/2017 0-17
Centennial Farm
Three-acre working farm
Costa Mesa 05/25/2017 0-17
Irvine Regional Park
Pony rides, train ride, rentals, zoo, fishing
Orange 05/25/2017 0-17
Orange County Zoo
Animals and plants native to the southwestern United States
Orange 05/25/2017 0-17
1-hour Trail Rides @ Country Trails Riding School
Horseback tour
Orange 05/25/2017 8-17!
Butterfly House @ Environmental Nature Center
Witness butterflies emerge from chrysalises
Newport Beach 05/25/2017 0-17
The Reptile Zoo
Exotic reptiles from around the world
Fountain Valley 05/25/2017 2-17
Zoomars Petting Zoo
Unique petting zoo
San Juan Capistrano 05/25/2017 0-10
Interpretive Center @ Oak Canyon Nature Center
Live animals & natural history exhibits
Anaheim 05/27/2017 3-17
Discover Nature @ Oak Canyon Nature Center
Hike through Oak Canyon
Anaheim 05/27/2017 4-17
Discovery Days @ Centennial Farm
Milking demonstration, pet a chick, learn about plants and animals
Costa Mesa 06/01/2017 0-15
Stuffed Animal Vet Clinic @ Orange County Zoo
Stuffed animal fun with zoo staff
Orange 06/09/2017 2-10
Sunset at the zoo @ Santa Ana Zoo
Live music, food, train & carousel rides & lots of animals
Santa Ana 06/11/2017 2-17
Animal Art II @ Orange County Zoo
Hands on learning ,fun craft, meet a zoo creature
Orange 06/14/2017 3-4!
Beware of Snakes and Their Bites @ Crown Valley Community Park
Learn about snakes
Laguna Niguel 06/15/2017 5-17!
Star Wars Day @ Orange County Zoo
Star War characters, zoo animals, crafts
Orange 06/17/2017 0-17
Paw Readathon with Roxy @ Mission Viejo City Hall
Story time, with Dogs
Mission Viejo 06/17/2017 7-17
June Bat Walk @ The Reserve at Rancho Mission Viejo
Learn about Local Bats
San Juan Capistrano 06/17/2017 10-17!
Under the Sea @ Orange County Zoo
Learn about creatures in the ocean
Orange 06/23/2017 3-4!
Wildlife Explorers @ Orange County Zoo
Explore with a zookeeper, crafts, animals
Orange 06/28/2017 5-10!
Nature Nights @ Oak Canyon Nature Center
Craft, walk, animals
Anaheim 06/28/2017 3-17
Animals In my Backyard @ Orange County Zoo
Hands on learning ,fun craft, meet a zoo creature
Orange 07/07/2017 3-4!
What's for Lunch @ Orange County Zoo
Hands on learning ,fun craft, meet a zoo creature
Orange 07/14/2017 3-4!
Zookeeper Appreciation Day @ Orange County Zoo
Celebrate Zookeepers and learn about their jobs
Orange 07/22/2017 0-17
Snack Time at the Zoo @ Orange County Zoo
Hands on learning ,fun craft, meet a zoo creature
Orange 08/17/2017 5-10!

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