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October 1–31

Kids Free

Calling all kids! October is Kids Free month at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, and children 11 years and younger receive free admission all month long (with an adult). Kids can connect with their wild side by meeting wildlife, while discovering the wonders of nature through play and exploration.

For more information about Kids Free, see our Seasonal Event FAQs.

ENTERTAINMENT

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Robert the Zebra

  • Daily
  • 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, 3:15, and 4:15 p.m. (30 minutes)
  • Nairobi Station, in Nairobi Village

Everyone's favorite animated zebra will interact with and greet guests of all ages, and educate and inform them in a fun and playful way about wildlife and the environment.

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Autumn Festival

  • October 16–17, 23–24, and 30–31

Come join all the autumn festive fun as the San Diego Zoo Safari Park celebrates the season of color with special activities, entertainment, and culinary comforts. Learn more here.

Coloring page and crayons.

Coloring Contest

  • October 1–31

Color these adorable Asian rainforest animals.  Then mail or bring your beautiful creation to the San Diego Zoo and you might win a prize!

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October 16-17, 23–24, and 30–31