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2019 Pumpkin Smash

November 2, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Lion and pumpkin at Louisville Zoo“The World’s Largest Halloween Party!” presented by Meijer has ended, but we’re still having fun with pumpkins at the Zoo!

The hundreds of pumpkins decorating Zoo grounds for Halloween will be given to our lions, bears,  elephants and other Zoo animals as part of a special enrichment celebrating the season. Animal enrichment is an important part of animal husbandry at the Louisville Zoo and promotes the animal’s expression of natural behavior — plus, it’s lots of fun to watch!

Round up the family and come watch the fun as wildlife meets gourd.


Gorillas 10:30 a.m.
Meerkats 10:45 p.m.
Glacier Run Bears 11:30 p.m.
Bongos Noon
Warthogs 12:15 p.m.
Jaguar 1:45 p.m.
Lion 2:15 p.m.
Islands (all animals) 2:30 p.m.
Zebra 2:45 p.m.
Elephant (Punch) 3:00 p.m.
Giraffe 3:15 p.m.
Amur tiger, snow leopard, wallaroo, lemur, addax, maned wolf throughout the day


November 2, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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