International Red Panda Day

September 28, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Celebrate everything Red Panda – for FREE!

Enjoy a free day of fun at Sequoia Park Zoo, thanks to the generous sponsorship of the Times-Standard, while celebrating International Red Panda Day! There will be Red panda-themed activities around every corner, and the opportunity to catch up on our Red panda family – Stella Luna, Sumo, and their two babies – as well as all the other exciting new happenings at the zoo.

Additionally, there will be keeper talks, opportunities to watch the Red pandas create some of their unique paw-print paintings, and the chance to enter a raffle and win great prizes! All the proceeds from raffle ticket sales and face painting donations will go directly to the Red Panda Network to support Red Panda conservation in the wild.

Schedule of Events:

  • 10:00 a.m. – Zoo opens
  • 11:00 a.m. – Activity stations, face painting and raffle ticket sale open
  • 11:30 a.m. – Red Panda keeper talk
  • 2:30 p.m. – Red Panda keeper talk and Demonstration of painting technique
  • 3:00 p.m. – Activity stations and face painting close; raffle winner announced; Red Panda Network check presentation ceremony
  • 5:00 p.m. – Zoo closes


Open Today from 10am to 5pm

Please contact the Zoo Ticket Booth for admission prices. (707) 441-4263


Events & Classes

12:00 pm Zoo Crew Orientation
Zoo Crew Orientation
Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Want to work more closely with the animals? This year-round program offers individuals the opportunity to take part in some of the zoo’s day-to-day activities, like feeding, observing and handling animals and cleaning exhibits. There are also opportunities for giving … Continue reading
6:30 pm Free Conservation Lecture – “Den... @ Sequoia Park Zoo
Free Conservation Lecture – “Den... @ Sequoia Park Zoo
Dec 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join Caylen Cummins and Carrie Wendt, HSU Wildlife Graduate Students and recipients of the SPZ Foundation Conservation Grant for a talk about their projects studying Pacific fisher den activity and the use of owls by vineyards for pest control. A … Continue reading

OUR MISSION: Sequoia Park Zoo inspires conservation of the natural world by instilling wonder, respect and passion for wildlife.