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Brevard Zoo Cold-Blooded Weekend

08/31/2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 09/02/2019

Scalier, slimier and more spineless than ever, Brevard Zoo’s annual Cold-Blooded Weekend celebration is returning from Saturday, August 31 to Monday, September 2.

Roughly a dozen native
Florida snakes (including a handful of venomous species) will be displayed in
the Zoo’s Nyami Nyami River Lodge as reptile experts from Central Florida Zoo &
Botanical Gardens communicate the importance of snakes and debunk commonly held
snake myths.

Dr. Fiona Cross, also
known as “Doctor Spider” for her work with jumping spiders, is also set to
present. Once “terrified” of arachnids, Cross overcame her phobia as she
learned more about spiders—and hopes her story will encourage others to do the
same.

Other festivities
include interactive keeper chats, educational games, crafts and a “Bug Buffet” featuring
samples of insect-infused food.

Details

Date:
08/31/2019
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.brevardzoo.org/special-events/cold-blooded-weekend

Venue

Brevard Zoo
8225 N Wickham Rd
Melbourne, FL United States
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Website:
http://www.brevardzoo.org

Organizer

Brevard Zoo
Phone:
321.254.9453
Website:
https://brevardzoo.org

Other

Age Group
Baby/Toddler, Preschool, Elementary, Tweens/Teens, Whole Family
Do attendees need to register?
Yes




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