Amarillo Zoo celebrates "Planting for the Planet" Nov. 5

The Amarillo Zoo is celebrating Texas Arbor Day with a special "Planting for the Planet" on Saturday, November 5. The zoo invites tree lovers of all ages to join them from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. for a ceremonial tree planting, free tree seedling and wildflower seed packet to take home, educational crafts and activities.

The event is free with general admission to the zoo. Admission for adults is $4 and $3 seniors or children. The Amarillo Zoo is located at NE 24th Ave. and Dumas Highway inside Thompson Park. For more information call (806) 671-2817 or visit the zoo website at

Saturday, November 5, 2016 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm