It's a fiesta for the whole familia at the Zoo on Día Del Padre!
Bring Dad to the Radio Lobo Father's Day Fiesta to listen to some great Latin music and have a wild time! There will be booths from local businesses and prize giveaways. Catch the free park-and-ride (details below) to avoid the traffic!
You can also enjoy hands-on learning during the Animal Dads Discovery Day from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Father's Day.
Details for 2014
12 - 1 p.m. - Mariachi Mystery Tour: Albuquerque-based Mariachi Mystery Tour re-imagines the popular tunes of the Beatles through the lens of Mariachi. Take a trip up the Mersey and down the Thames, all the while staying close to the banks of the Rio Grand. Listen to their music online.
1:30 - 2:30: Grupo Control: Based in Houston, TX, Grupo Control combines Colombian cumbia with traditional norteno music and has been nicknamed "Los Nuevos Reyes de la Cumbia Norteña," or The New Kings of Norteño Cumbia. Listen to their music online.
3 - 4:30 p.m. - Little Joe Y La Familia is one of the most popular Tex-Mex bands in the music industry. With several Grammy Awards and nominations, dozens of albums and more than 50 years in music performance, Little Joe continues touring the world, breaking down cultural and musical barriers and innovating his musical style. Listen to their music online.
Free Park & Ride
Catch a shuttle from the Aquarium/Botanic Garden parking lot at Central and New York Street.
The park-and-ride service will be available from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
*Please note that Park & Ride is not wheelchair accessible. Accessible parking is available at the Zoo parking lot.
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