Clownfish and certain damselfish are the only species of fishes that can avoid the potent poison of a sea anemone. This is due to a layer of mucus on the clownfish’s skin that makes it immune to the fish-eating anemone’s lethal sting.

Saturday, April 4, 2015
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Free for zoo members and with paid zoo admission


Watch the animals as they enjoy their very own "egg stravaganza." A variety of animals will receive eggs and egg-shaped enrichment items throughout the day. Don't miss this egg-citing event!

Schedule of Events

Activities take place at the animal's exhibit, unless otherwise noted
Schedule subject to change

10:15 African Lion
10:30 Meerkat, Fossa
10:45 Gray Wolf
11:00 Amur Tiger
11:15 Eurasian Lynx
11:30 Red Wolf
11:45 Asian Elephant
12:00 Snow Leopard
12:15 Red Panda
12:30 Spectacled Bear

1:45 Patas Monkey, Lemur
2:00 Shark Tank
2:15 Desert Lizard
2:30 Armadillo
2:45 Diversity of Birds