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Member Appreciation Weekend

August 6, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 6:30 pm

August 5th and 6th

Event Hours: 10-3pm
Park Hours: 9-6:30pm

Regular Daily Admission Rates Apply
Adults: $9
Children Ages 3-12: $6
Children 2 and Under: Free

Non Members are welcome. Some activities require additional purchase.
-Chalk The Walk
-Door Prizes
-Scavenger Hunt
-Face Painting from 10am-3pm
-Crafts in the Visitor Center
-Knockerball from 10am-3pm
-Book your seats on the Adventure Trek today by calling 309-676-0998
-Hayrack Ride to Hazel’s Hill
-Animal Art Gallery- donate and bring home a special painting!
-Brunch SUNDAY ONLY from 9am-2pm in Hespell Deck

Special Animal Programming- August 5th and 6th
10am¬†(& 3pm)¬†‚ÄĒ Keeper Chat
   Saturday- Eagles meet at the eagle yard
   Sunday- Red Foxes meet at the red fox yard
11am ‚ÄĒ Pond Study¬†Forest Hall Basement
11:30am ‚ÄĒ Guided Hike through Merrill Woods
1pm ‚ÄĒ Bison and Elk Chat on the Bricks
1:30pm ‚ÄĒ Pig Races in Pioneer Homestead
2pm ‚ÄĒ Animal Enrichment Program
   Saturday- Bobcats meet at the bobcat/coyote bridge
   Sunday- Otters meet at the otter yard
2:30pm- Mammal Study- Forest Hall Basement
3pm ‚ÄĒ Keeper Chat¬†(*See schedule above)

To purchase a Wildlife Prairie Park membership please click here.


August 6, 2017
9:00 am - 6:30 pm