Camp Ballarat, an all-new live animal show, debuts this summer at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. Produced on the Ballarat Theatre stage in Australian Adventure, the show features a cast of birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians from the "Land Down Under." Audience members learn about Australian animals and the importance of acting responsibly toward them and their natural habitats.
Shows run daily from May 29 through September 6 at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. and are free with regular Zoo admission.
Professor Wylde's Animal Show is back for a third season of fun at the Zoo Amphitheater starting Saturday, May 29. The show features an all-star cast, including a white stork, greater sulfur-crested cockatoo, two-toed sloth, Burmese python, fennec fox, Egyptian vulture and more.
Professor Wylde teaches visitors of all ages about how the Zoo creates habitats best suited for its animals, while also teaching them what they can do to help wildlife and the environment.
Shows run daily May 29 through September 6, with weekend shows through September. Show times are 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. and are free with Zoo admission.
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily with hours extended to 7 p.m. on weekends and holidays from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Admission is $10 per person, $7 for kids ages 2 to 11 and free for children under 2 and Zoo members.
To learn more, visit clemetzoo.com or call (216) 661-6500.