Strap on your jingle bells and head to the Zoo for a flurry of festive fun! Enjoy a blizzard of activities including animal encounters, games, crafts, live music and the chance to meet Santa Claus. Presented by Charter Spectrum.
- Dates: December 1, 2016 – December 31, 2016 (Recurring daily)
- Time: From: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
- Location: Brevard Zoo
- Address: 8225 North Wickham Rd, Viera, FL 32940
- Phone: 321-254-9453
- website: www.brevardzoo.org
Throughout the month of December, Brevard Zoo is offering seasonal entertainment in the form of special events, educational programs and more. Holiday Happenings is presented by Charter Spectrum.
Jolly Days, which features games, crafts, a DJ and the opportunity to watch the zoo’s animals unwrap holiday “gifts,” will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on December 22 and 23. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be available for photos from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on these dates.
Noon Year’s Eve, scheduled for December 31, gives guests of all ages the chance to count down to the new year with a ball drop and juice toast. Jolly Days and Noon Year’s Eve are included with zoo admission.
Now through December 16, Florida residents can take 25% off any Treetop Trek course beginning before noon with the coupon found at www.treetoptrek.com.
The Zoo’s education department is offering programs for homeschooled students on December 6, 12 and 13 and a “night hike” for ages 10-13 on Saturday, December 10. A New Year’s Eve overnight, ideal for parents who plan to stay out late on the big night, is open to ages 7 to 12. More information is available at www.brevardzoo.org/education.
Winter camps are open to children in kindergarten through sixth grade from December 27 to 30 and January 3 to 6. More information is available at www.brevardzoo.org/zoo-winter-camps.