National Aviary’s Night Before Christmas!

Thursday, December 3, 2015

National Aviary

5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

General Admission rates apply; $7 per member

‘Twas a night before Christmas and all through the Aviary, birds’ feathers were ruffling, even the canary. This fun-filled family evening includes the holiday movie Merry Madagascar in the Helen M. Schmidt FliteZoneTM Theater, popcorn, story time with Mrs. Claus and the penguins, and plenty of time to get nose-to-beak with wintery owls and nut cracking macaws.  Guests can also make ornaments to hang outside to feed wild birds. Explore the National Aviary at night and decorated for the holiday season!

Schedule of Special Activities:

5:00-8:00pm

Meet Wintery Owls and
Nutcracking Parrots
Every hour, on the hour! 

Penguin Point
5:00-8:00pm

Make a Wild Bird Wreath

Atrium
5:00-6:30pm

Popcorn!

Atrium
5:55-6:00pm

Movie Introduction
by a Bird Expert!

Helen M. Schmidt FliteZone
6:00-6:34pm

Movie: Merry Madagascar

Helen M. Schmidt FliteZone
7:00-7:30pm

Story time with Mrs. Claus
The Animals’ Santa

Helen M. Schmidt FliteZone
7:30-8:00pm

Meet a Penguin

Penguin Point
8:00-8:34pm

Encore Showing:
Merry Madagascar

Helen M. Schmidt FliteZone