Dragon Forest - San Antonio Zoo | Kids Out and About San Antonio

Dragon Forest - San Antonio Zoo

*The event has already taken place on this date: Sun, 10/31/2021
This spring and summer, guests can take a journey through a one-of-a-kind experience at our NEW exhibit, Dragon Forest*, where fantasy becomes a reality. Open select days through October 31, 2021, this festive medieval kingdom brings to life 15 dragons and an enchanting time with great food like turkey legs, kettle corn, and Bavarian nuts. Enjoy signature drinks like our Butter Beer, Dragon’s Blood, and other adult beverages. Plus, visit our main festival stage for live entertainment!

Please help us keep this calendar up to date! If this activity is sold out, canceled, or otherwise needs alteration, email mindy@kidsoutandabout.com so we can update it immediately.

This new, immersive experience is only here for a limited time and will take you to a realm where creatures of fantasy roam the land! Get the full Dragon Forest and zoo experience by purchasing a combo ticket. Combo ticket prices vary by date. Please check our ticket calendar by clicking the Purchase Tickets link below.

The Dragon Forest Standard Admission can be purchased separately for $10 per guest. Members can purchase at a discounted rate of $8 per Member.

Dragon Forest will be open on select dates through October 31, 2021. Click the link below to view Dragon Forest’s hours of operation throughout the rest of the year.

*Dragon Forest is a separate experience located behind the zoo parking garage*



Every Saturday and Sunday from March 27 – May 23, join San Antonio Zoo’s Animal Ambassador Team and their WILD friends, ranging from furry, feathered, and scaly, at the Castle Stage for some fun your little lords and ladies will enjoy!

Creature Features Showtimes:

  • 11:30 a.m.
  • 2:30 p.m.
  • 4:30 p.m.


Join us at the Castle Stage from March 6 – 21 and weekends from May 29 – July 25 at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m. for falconry demonstrations by Wildlife Revealed.

Featuring free-flying birds like hawks, owls, falcons, vultures, and other raptors, this up-close demonstration not only leaves you amazed but discusses the natural history of these incredible birds, along with their unique traits and natural abilities.  


*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


San Antonio Zoo


3903 North Saint Mary's Street,
San Antonio, TX, 78212
United States


(210) 734-7184
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The Dragon Forest Standard Admission can be purchased separately for $10 per guest. Members can purchase at a discounted rate of $8 per Member.


All Ages