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Animal Pumpkin Smash 2022

October 29, 2022 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

The animals at the Louisville Zoo will get a delicious and fun treat this Halloween as they receive special pumpkin enrichment during our annual Animal Pumpkin Smash this Saturday, October 29, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Many pumpkins and gourds decorating the grounds for Boo at the Zoo presented by Meijer will be given to the animals for Halloween enrichment. Animal enrichment is an important part of animal husbandry at the Louisville Zoo and promotes the expression of natural behavior.  The full schedule is below (times are subject to change):

11:30 a.m.Elephants
11:45 a.m.Bears
12:00 p.m.Amur Tiger
12:30 p.m. Sumatran Tiger
1:30 p.m.Warthogs and Bongos

This event is FREE with Zoo admission; don’t miss out, buy your tickets today!

See the fun from 2020’s event in the video below.


October 29, 2022
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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