Bear Aware Event

Bear Aware Event on Mother's Day

Join us at the Alaska Zoo on Sunday, May 11, 2014.  Event runs from 12pm to 4pm.

Free admission for Moms on Mother’s Day.

Activities hosted by the Alaska Zoo and Anchorage Bear Committee.

This event is for the whole family to refresh their bear facts and safety information in a fun, outdoor setting. Watch bear-resistant trashcan tests, enjoy hands-on bear related booth activities, kid’s craft station and more. Discover what attracts bears and how to minimize your risks in bear country. It’s Mother’s Day, moms are Free! Are YOU bear aware? Anchorage Bear Committee and event partners include the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Alaska Zoo, Bureau of Land Management and Visit Anchorage.

Contact Stephanie Hartman, Education Director, at for details.