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April – November 2015

Apr
1
Wed
Summer Hours Begin @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Apr 1 all-day

Dickerson Park Zoo begins summer hours on April 1.

Admission and gift shop hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, regardless of the weather. The zoo is open for all summer holidays.

The Bush Country Cafe is open 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., daily.

The Titus Express train ride and giraffe feeding deck are open 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The train operates weather permitting. Tickets are $2 per person for everyone age 2 and older. Giraffe food is $3 per package.

Jun
5
Fri
Summer Shootout Invitational @ Ozark Shooters Sports Complex
Jun 5 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Summer Shootout Invitation
presented by

Friday, June 5

Lunch at Noon – Shoot starts at 1 p.m.

Ozark Shooters Sports Complex
759 US Highway 65 in Walnut Shade, Mo.
4-person teams
$100/shooter     $400/team

Includes shooting fees, lunch, shells and refreshments. Prizes awarded in top three flights.

Contact the zoo office, 417-833-1570, for more information. Proceeds benefit Friends of the Zoo.

Or, contact your local Farmers Insurance Agent:

  • Scott Smith, Branson West, 417-272-8104
  • Tom Bass, Ozark, 417-581-6565
  • Mark Pickens, Springfield, 417-889-4100
Aug
29
Sat
Bob 105.1 FM Kids Fair @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Aug 29 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join Bob 105.1 FM, Dickerson Park Zoo and Delta Dental for a fun-filled day. Meet representatives from local businesses who cater to families and children.

Thanks to our partner sponsor, Delta Dental, this event is FREE with a complimentary ticket! Ticket locations for KIDS FAIR are

  • Shaila’s Boutique in Nixa (729 Center Circle)
  • Speedy Cash (2949 South National)
  • All Pet Supplies (1611 West Republic Road and 2845 West Kearney)
  • Buckingham’s BBQ (2415 North Glenstone, 606 West Mt. Vernon in Nixa, and 1821 19th Street in Ozark)

Celebrate Henry the Hippo’s birthday!

Feed the giraffes!

Free train rides for the first 2,000 guests, courtesy of DeLong Plumbing.

Photo ops with princesses and Star Wars characters.

Connect with local businesses.

Enter prize give-aways, enjoy free entertainment and more!

 

Oct
1
Thu
Fall/Winter Hours Begin @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Oct 1 all-day

Dickerson Park Zoo begins fall/winter operating hours on Oct. 1.

Admission and gift shop hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m., daily, weather permitting. The zoo will close if there is ice or snow on the walkways.

The Bush Country Cafe is open 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., daily, in October, and weekends only November through February.

The Titus Express train ride and giraffe feeding deck are open 11 a.m.-3 p.m., weekends only in October. The train and giraffe deck close for the season from Nov. 1-Feb. 28.

Nov
8
Sun
Veterans Appreciation Day @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Nov 8 all-day
Veterans Appreciation Day @ Dickerson Park Zoo | Springfield | Missouri | United States

Dickerson Park Zoo will offer free admission for military veterans and members of their immediate family or a guest on Sunday, Nov. 8.

Admission hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Thank you for your service!