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When:
October 19, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where:
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo and Store, 13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,Thurmont,MD 21788, USA
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Annual family favorite, Boo at the Zoo, a family favorite will be held October 18,19, 25 and 26 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm. Last Admission at 9:00 PM 

Festivities include games, crafts, hay-maze, decorate-your-own pumpkin, face painting and photo opportunities throughout the Zoo.

 

When:
October 18, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where:
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo and Store, 13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,Thurmont,MD 21788, USA
Categories:

Annual family favorite, Boo at the Zoo, a family favorite will be held October 18,19, 25 and 26 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm. Last Admission at 9:00 PM 

Festivities include games, crafts, hay-maze, decorate-your-own pumpkin, face painting and photo opportunities throughout the Zoo.

When:
October 6, 2013 @ 11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Where:
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo and Store, 13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,Thurmont,MD 21788, USA
When:
September 1, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where:
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo and Store, 13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,Thurmont,MD 21788, USA

The heaviest alligator snapping turtle weighs 250 pounds, and the longest reticulated python measures 33 feet. How do the reptiles at Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo compare? Come see for yourself when we bring out our giants.

When:
August 2, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where:
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo and Store, 13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,Thurmont,MD 21788, USA

Happy Birthday to the ZOO! Celebrate the honorary birthdays of our big and tall, short and small Zoo-lebrities. From a sun bear to a Galapagos tortoise, party with the animals.

When:
July 27, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where:
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo and Store, 13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,Thurmont,MD 21788, USA

VIP tent with refreshments and animal encounters with some of our educational animals. Any questions regarding their adopted animal can be answered for them.

When:
July 13, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where:
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo and Store, 13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,Thurmont,MD 21788, USA
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A special day for our Members to be treated like the VIPs they are. VIP area with animal visitors and light refreshments.

When:
June 15, 2014 all-day
Where:
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo and Store, 13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,Thurmont,MD 21788, USA

Be a kid for a day! Dad’s pay child admission rates on Father’s Day.

When:
June 13, 2013 – June 16, 2013 all-day
Where:
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo and Store, 13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,Thurmont,MD 21788, USA
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This seminar is for professional and serious advanced herpetoculturists and is limited to 40 students.

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When:
June 8, 2013 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Where:
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo and Store, 13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,Thurmont,MD 21788, USA

Fish for catfish from our ponds with your own gear and bait, or borrow a cane pole from us and buy bait here. You may catch and release OR take home any catfish you catch. (This helps us with population control.) Bring your own stringers or buckets. Prizes for the kids 5-12. Open to all ages. Regular admission, plus fishing fee of $2/person.