Animal Encounter Stage

Animal Encounter Stage
Presented by Bryan Health


Come experience animals closer than ever before at the Animal Encounter Stage! 

The Animal Encounter Stage, one of the top animal encounters in the nation, gives guests a one-of-a-kind opportunity to meet their favorite animals up close and talk with real zookeepers. Four or more shows run daily with over 20 animals rotating through the schedule. Featured animals include Renzo the porcupine, Fez the armadillo, Johnny the African serval, Scout the owl, Elliot the macaw, Jake the boa constrictor, Steve the baby alligator and more! The Animal Encounter Stage can seat up to 100 guests at one time. 

Animals on Stage

Sunday, October 7

Zookeeper
10:30 a.m. Banjo the Laughing Kookaburra @ Animal Encounter Stage Emma
11 a.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Amanda
NOON Johnny the African Serval @ Animal Encounter Stage Emma & Davi Ann
2 p.m. Three-banded Armadillo @ Animal Encounter Stage Stephanie
3 p.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool JoHanna

*Animal shows may change without notice

Monday, October 8

Zookeeper
10:30 a.m. Maxine the Flemish Giant Rabbit @ Animal Encounter Stage Davi Ann
11 a.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Amanda
NOON Scout the Screech Owl @ Animal Encounter Stage JoHanna
2 p.m. Steve the Baby American Alligator @ Animal Encounter Stage Stephanie
3 p.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Caitlyn

*Animal shows may change without notice

Tuesday, October 9

Zookeeper
10:30 a.m. Banjo the Laughing Kookaburra @ Animal Encounter Stage JoHanna
11 a.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Caitlyn
NOON Stella the Striped Skunk @ Animal Encounter Stage Davi Ann
2 p.m. Three-banded Armadillo @ Animal Encounter Stage Missy
3 p.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Tory

*Animal shows may change without notice

Wednesday, October 10

Zookeeper
10:30 a.m. Scout the Screech Owl @ Animal Encounter Stage Emma
11 a.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Amanda
NOON Maxine the Giant Flemish Rabbit @ Animal Encounter Stage Davi Ann
2 p.m. Banjo the Laughing Kookaburra @ Animal Encounter Stage Sarah
3 p.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Caitlyn

*Animal shows may change without notice

Thursday, October 11

Zookeeper
10:30 a.m. Johnny the African Serval @ Animal Encounter Stage Emma & Davi Ann
11 a.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Caitlyn
NOON Stella the Striped Skunk @ Animal Encounter Stage Missy
2 p.m. Maxine the Flemish Giant Rabbit @ Animal Encounter Stage Stephanie
3 p.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Tory

*Animal shows may change without notice

Friday, October 12

Zookeeper
10:30 a.m. Johnny the African Serval @ Animal Encounter Stage Emma & Sarah
11 a.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Amanda
NOON Scout the Screech Owl @ Animal Encounter Stage JoHanna
2 p.m. Banjo the Laughing Kookaburra @ Animal Encounter Stage Emma
3 p.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Sarah

*Animal shows may change without notice

Saturday, October 13

Zookeeper
10:30 a.m. Stella the Striped Skunk @ Animal Encounter Stage Missy
11 a.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Amanda
NOON Maxine the Flemish Giant Rabbit @ Animal Encounter Stage Stephanie
2 p.m. Scout the Screech Owl @ Animal Encounter Stage JoHanna
3 p.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Tory

*Animal shows may change without notice

Sunday, October 14

Zookeeper
10:30 a.m. Johnny the African Serval @ Animal Encounter Stage Nathan & Sarah
11 a.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Amanda
NOON Banjo the Laughing Kookaburra @ Animal Encounter Stage JoHanna
2 p.m. Stella the Striped Skunk @ Animal Encounter Stage Amanda
3 p.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Caitlyn

*Animal shows may change without notice

Monday, October 15

Zookeeper
10:30 a.m. Stella the Striped Skunk @ Animal Encounter Stage Amanda
11 a.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Caitlyn
NOON Maxine the Flemish Giant Rabbit @ Animal Encounter Stage Stephanie
2 p.m. Scout the Screech Owl @ Animal Encounter Stage JoHanna
3 p.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Tory

*Animal shows may change without notice

Tuesday, October 16

Zookeeper
10:30 a.m. Banjo the Laughing Kookaburra @ Animal Encounter Stage JoHanna
11 a.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Tory
NOON Stella the Striped Skunk @ Animal Encounter Stage Missy
2 p.m. Johnny the African Serval @ Animal Encounter Stage Sarah & Jake
3 p.m. Eat That Fish! @ Penguin Pool Caitlyn

*Animal shows may change without notice