Big Bear, Ca, October 27, 2011, 12:00pm - This weekend children of all ages can go trick or treating at the Moonridge Animal Park. The 10th annual “Boo in the Zoo” will take place on Saturday, October 29th from 1:00 to 5:00pm. Attendees are encouraged to come dressed in costume, and take part in the costume parade and contest. The event has been expanded this year in … [Read more...] about Boo In The Zoo: Bring A Pumpkin For A Bear!
Big Bear, Ca, October 14, 2011, 12:00pm - Tomorrow is Wolf Awareness Day at the Moonridge Animal Park. The Zoo volunteers and staff will dispel myths about wolves and inform attendees of their importance within the circle of life. There will be arts and crafts activities for children, giving them the chance to make a hand puppet or a wolf mask. At noon, Red Riding Hood will … [Read more...] about Moonridge Animal Park Hosts Wolf Awareness Day
Big Bear, Ca March 26, 2011 3:00 pm - In April 2 years ago, the Moonridge Animal Park welcomed 9 new babies. Five male and 4 female wolf pups were born to parents Navarre and Wakiza at Big Bear’s zoo. In celebration of the wolves' birthday, the Animal Park will be having a party on Saturday, April 9, from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm. Gift boxes for the pups will be available for … [Read more...] about Birthday Party for Big Bear’s Wolf Puppy Pack
Big Bear Lake, CA, July 16, 2010, 3:00pm - The Moonridge Animal Park turns 50 this year. To help celebrate the zoo’s golden anniversary of providing sanctuary and rehabilitation for orphaned and injured alpine wildlife is a special benefit concert “Blues for the Zoo”. Internationally recognized blues artists take the stage lakeside at McDill Swim Beach’s outdoor amphitheater … [Read more...] about Moonridge Animal Park Fundraiser “Blues for the Zoo” August 7, 2010
Big Bear Lake, CA -- County Supervisor Neil Derry has just announced the purchase of a 10.4 acre parcel of land in lower Moonridge, to relocate and expand the Moonridge Animal Park, as escrow on the $2 million property closed this week. For nearly a decade, the zoo relocation project has been in various stages of discussion and implementation with action in earnest occurring … [Read more...] about Escrow Closes on New Zoo Property; Community Input on Relocation Project to Be Sought in August or September
Big Bear Valley, CA -- The Advisory Commission for the Big Bear Valley Recreation and Park District—which, at present, includes Don Pletcher, Kathryn Poole, Gloria Rose, Bob Ybarra and, as of April, Helen Stearns—convenes for their monthly meeting this evening at 5pm at the Big Bear Senior Center. This evening’s meeting is scheduled to include administrative updates on … [Read more...] about Recreation and Park District’s Advisory Commission Meet to Discuss Park Funding, Skatepark and Zoo