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Meet a Sloth & More! Little Ray’s Wildlife Festival

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Meet a Sloth & More! Little Ray’s Wildlife Festival

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MEET A SLOTH! Get to know a gator! Make friends with an armadillo! And many more amazing animals. Little Ray’s Nature Centre and the Foundation for Animal Rescue are bringing you a not to be missed event February 8th, 9th, & 10th, at Westerner Park!

30 live animal exhibits, including a sloth, alligator, armadillo, owl, skunk, and many more mammals, snakes, and birds

New exhibits:
o Wild Canada – Celebrate Canada’s diverse species
o Diversity of Living Things – Learn why natural biodiversity is essential
o Responsibly Exotic – Responsible care of exotic pets

Two unique half-hour, hands-on educational programs:
o Reptiles & Invertebrates
o Mammals & Birds

February 8th – 1:00 to 8:00
February 9th – 10:00 to 5:00
February 10th – 10:00 to 5:00

Single Admission: $14.50
After fourth person in a group, each additional person is $10 with children 2 and under are FREE.
SAVE – SHARE this post and you and all in your group will save $2 off the single admission rate.


FINANCIAL: If you, or a nature lover you know, is unable to buy tickets due to financial circumstances, please email us at to make special arrangements.

SENSITIVITY: If you have children who have difficulty with crowds or noise, they and their families are invited to a special quiet hour, free of charge, starting at 9 am Saturday.

4847A - 19 Street

Event Dates

Dates Times
February 8, 2019 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
February 9, 2019 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
February 10, 2019 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue Details

  • Address: 4847A - 19 Street, T4R 2N7, Red Deer
  • Phone:

Parkland Pavilion, Westerner Park

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