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Animal Pumpkin Smash

November 4, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

photo of gorilla eating pumpkin in grass

The animals at the Louisville Zoo will get a delicious and fun treat this season as they receive special pumpkin enrichment during our annual Animal Pumpkin Smash this Saturday, Nov. 4, from 10:30 a.m. – Noon!

The many pumpkins decorating the grounds for Boo at the Zoo presented by Meijer will be given to the animals for 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):

10:30 a.m.Gorillas
10:45 a.m.Vultures (Bongo Habitat)
11:00 a.m.Warthogs
11:30 a.m. Bears

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



November 4, 2023
10:30 am - 12:00 pm