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when: Aug 12, 2018 at 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
where: Escondido, San Diego Zoo Safari Park, 15500 San Pasqual Valley Rd., San Diego, Ca
cost: Included with admission
Summer Safari at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park offers a seasonal extravaganza of world-themed festivities including music, acrobatics, dancing and foods from across the globe. You will be surrounded by international sights, sounds and flavors, along with opportunities for up-close encounters with amazing animals. Explore the world through entertainment from locales around the globe, including Africa, Thailand, India, the Pacific Islands and Mexico. Enjoy acrobatic feats, rhythmic drumming, colorful music and dance, a flag-filled world-themed show and much more. Performances take place on the Summer Safari Stage at Safari Base Camp, with multiple shows scheduled from 1-7 p.m. each day. In addition to great entertainment during Summer Safari, you’ll have the opportunity to see a diverse array of wildlife from around the world—including Sumatran tigers at Tull Family Tiger Trail, a cheetah racing up to 70 miles per hour at Shiley’s Cheetah Run, unique and captivating birds at the Frequent Flyers Bird Show and much more. You’ll also be able to enjoy the park’s newest exhibit: Walkabout Australia. This immersive experience will take you on a trek to discover life in the Land Down Under, with 3.6 acres of Australian habitats and the animals that call them home. Encounter fascinating and unusual wildlife—including kangaroos, wallabies, cassowaries and wombats. Don’t miss this wild party all ages will enjoy!