Sales & Marketing Manager Molly Ebersold told Historic City News local reporters that to celebrate Thanksgiving, the St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park will offer special animal feeding events and holiday hours.
Zoo visitors will be able to watch the legendary Maximo jump for turkey, alligators munch on chicken and squash and Galapagos tortoises enjoy special Thanksgiving treats.
The zoo will be open on Thanksgiving Day from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and on Friday, November 26 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Alligator feedings take place at noon, while Maximo’s feeding is scheduled for 3:00 p.m. on both days.
About The Alligator Farm
The St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park is one of Florida’s oldest and most treasured attractions. Since 1893, it has provided visitors with exciting and educational opportunities to interact with a wide range of crocodilians, reptiles, mammals and birds. Located on Anastasia Island in St. Augustine, The Alligator Farm features natural exhibits, wildlife shows and educational demonstrations. It is the only place in the world where visitors can see every species of alligator, crocodile, caiman and gharial. In 1992,