Teddy Bear Day

teddy bear on gurney with paramedic photo

It’s a Beary Fun Time.

Don’t miss this Teddy Bear Day at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo!

  • $9.75 for children ages 3 to 11 who bring their plush friend (save $10)!
  • Zoo members are FREE
  • 75¢ for children ages 2 and under
  • No other discounts apply, see regular admission rates for all others.


Date: Saturday, August 19, 2017
Time: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Teddy Bear Clinic

  • Stop by the Teddy Bear Clinic at Lodge at Moose Lake for a FREE stuffed animal “check-up.” Each bear’s overall condition is officially recorded and all bears will receive a signed certificate of “Beary Good Health.”
  • Volunteers from Children’s Hospital Colorado will be there to administer stitches, splints or any necessary “medical” procedures to stuffed animals that are in need of a little TLC.

Special Animal Shows & Happenings

All Day Experiences:

9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Giraffe Feeding Experience (African Rift Valley)
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Budgie Feeding Experience (Australia Walkabout)
10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Chicken Feeding Experience (My Big Backyard)

Animal Shows & Happenings – by time of day:

9:45 a.m. – Duck Walk (Australia Walkabout)
10:00 a.m. – Rhinoceros Training Demo (Encounter Africa)
                   – Amazon Tree Trekkers (Monkey Pavilion)
                   – Wings of Africa Bird Show (African Rift Valley)
10:30 a.m. – Rocky Mountain Goat Show (Rocky Cliffs)
10:45 a.m. – Caring for Elephants (Encounter Africa)
                   – African Lion Show (African Rift Valley)
11:00 a.m. – Elephant Snack Time (Encounter Africa)
                   – Chicken Keeper Talk (My Big Backyard)
                   – Orangutans are Awesome (Primate World)
11:30 a.m. – Wolf Enrichment & Keeper Talk (Rocky Mountain Wild)
11:45 a.m. – Rainforest Review (Monkey Pavilion)
                   – Red River Hog Feeding and Keeper Talk (African Rift Valley)
12:00 p.m. – Rhinoceros Snack Time (Encounter Africa)
1:45 p.m. – Snow Leopard (Asian Highlands)
2:00 p.m. – Gator Demo (Australia Walkabout)
                 – Giraffe Training Demo (African Rift Valley)
2:15 p.m. – Caring for Elephants (Encounter Africa)
2:30 p.m. – Elephant Snack Time (Encounter Africa)
                 – Pallas’ Cat Enrichment Demo (Asian Highlands)
2:45 p.m. – Bear Necessities: Grizzly Bear Show (Rocky Mountain Wild)
3:00 p.m. – Meet the Gorilla Troop (Primate World)
                 – Treetop Acrobats (African Rift Valley Tower at colobus)
                 – Tapir Training Demo (Tapirs)
3:30 p.m. – Tree Kangaroo Keeper Talk (Australia Walkabout)
                 – Otter Training (Rocky Mountain Wild)

photo of a girl with her teddy bear who is getting 'first aid' by a volunteer




It’ll be unbearably fun!

This event is possible because of the generous support of these sponsors! 


Visit Black Bear Diner's Website
Visit Children's Hospital Colorado's Website
Visit Colorado Spring's Pediatric Dentistry's Website







Visit Kaiser Permanente's Website
Visit Colorado Spring's Liberty Toyota's Website