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Zoo Guide: How to Have the Best Easter Ever!

We have a super eggciting Easter weekend planned for you. Easter Eggstravaganza from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Friday/Saturday and Easter Brunch on Sunday means we’ll be celebrating all weekend long! With so much happening, it can be hard to know where to start. That’s why we’ve outlined every must-do item to help you plan the perfect trip to the zoo this weekend. Here’s your guide to Easter at the zoo: Read more


Beauty is soaring to new heights at the Calgary Zoo, as the butterflies have returned to the Garden Gallery in the ENMAX Conservatory. These insects are a favourite at the zoo, and they’re also seasonal; many zoo visitors know to keep any eye out for the flutter of new wings in late April and early May.

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Painted Peacock Poinsettias


There is a lot of colour in our Frosted Forest display in the ENMAX Conservatory at the Zoo. Each year we have some fun and design a Christmas display around a unique theme and this year our Frosted Forest boasts hundreds of blue and purple glittering poinsettias.

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