Special Events

There’s always something new at Lindsay Wildlife Experience: from special family activities, national touring art exhibits, to after-dark events. Be sure to check the daily activities page for a listing of regularly scheduled programming.

Member Tuesdays

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 10:00 am - 5:00 pm , , ,

We ♥ Our Members: Lindsay is all yours every Tuesday Beginning June 13 Lindsay Wildlife Experience kicks-off summer Member Tuesdays! Every Tuesday, all summer-long, Lindsay will open its doors 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for members-only. And exclusively on Member Tuesdays you can enjoy special crafts and time with our bald eagle, whose name will be (more…)

Happy Birthday, Lord Richard!

Friday, June 30, 2017 10:00 am - 5:00 pm , ,

Come to Lindsay and celebrate Lord Richard’s 43rd birthday ALL DAY LONG! 10:30 a.m.: Story Time with Contra Costa County Libraries as part of their Discover & Go Series 11 a.m.: Sit in the Raptor Redwood Grove and watch Lord Richard in Raptor Recess 11:30 a.m.: Story Time with Contra Costa County Libraries (we’re offering two (more…)

Nature Speak: Solar Viewing!

Sunday, July 9, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ,

Come to Lindsay on Sunday, July 9 to enjoy solar viewing with the Mt. Diablo Astronomical Society! Using specially-outfitted telescopes, you can view the closest star to our planet: the sun. You will see faculae, bright clouds that form above sunspots; filaments, hot gases that emerge from sunspots; and sunspots themselves, which are dark depressions (more…)

Nature Play!

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 11:00 am - 11:30 am Age 2-5 , , ,

Every Member Tuesday beginning June 13 at 11 a.m. come to Lindsay’s outdoor classroom and experience Nature Play! A great way to explore the wonders of nature outside with your little one, this nature-themed playgroup provides an opportunity for our member families to play outside and discover the sights, sounds, and sensations all around them.Lindsay (more…)

Member Movie Night: The Rescuers Down Under

Friday, July 14, 2017 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm ,

Come with two Rescue Aid Society mice on an Australian adventure! Join us from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, July 14, for Member Movie Night at Lindsay Wildlife Experience! Members, you are invited to enjoy The Rescuers Down Under! Journey to the Australian Outback with two mice who save a young boy named Cody and the lovely golden eagle Marahute from a (more…)

Mini Monday: Bug Buddies

Monday, July 24, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm , , ,

Let your child guide their own explorations of the natural world, designed for children ages 2–5 to play and learn, along with an adult caregiver. Young children explore a variety of age-appropriate craft and activity stations at their own pace. Observe special demonstrations and hands-on presentations with our animal ambassadors. Visit Lindsay Wildlife exhibit hall (more…)

Happy Owl Happy Hour

Friday, July 28, 2017 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Age 21 and Over ,

Come to Lindsay for this adults-only evening with Happy “Owl” our spin on an adults-only happy hour that includes drinks, games and a trivia contest! Join Lindsay Wildlife Experience from 6 to 9 p.m., Friday, July 28 at for a WILD Happy Hour! Come with your special someone, come meet that special someone or get the girls together and (more…)

Breakfast with the Animals

Saturday, August 12, 2017 9:00 am - 10:00 am ,

Enjoy breakfast with our animal ambassadors through your exclusive access to the exhibit hall before Lindsay opens to the public! Bring the whole family and enjoy a continental breakfast alongside Lindsay’s birds of prey–even watch Lindsay’s Animal Ambassadors chow down on their first meal of the day! As always at Lindsay, Members GET MORE with (more…)


Saturday, August 12, 2017 10:00 am - 4:30 pm ,

Come celebrate amazing pollinators at Lindsay’s annual Bee Bop! Visitors of all ages can party with the pollinators and celebrate the bees, birds and butterflies that pollinate our world. The festivities include honey tasting, a chance to meet a bee keeper, “Honey Bee Waggle” dancing and interactive activities and crafts. All FREE with admission to (more…)

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