Special Events:

Saturday, December 27, 2014Animal Enrichment Day. Open 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.  Join keepers as they deliver toys and treats to the animals!

Saturday, March 14, 2015St. Catty's Day Open 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.  Bring on your green and join us as we battle Spring Fever!  Spend the afternoon getting up close with the resident tigers, lions, leopards, bobcats, and other animal residents!  Free “bottomless” hot cocoa.

Saturday, May 2Noble County Open House Free-will donations accepted for admission for our season opening day!  Suggested donation:  $5 per person.  Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Explore many other great sites in Noble County this weekend!

Sunday, May 10 – Mother’s Day  Black Pine will be open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.   First 40 Moms will receive a free gift!

Saturday, June 22 – Wine in the Pines Our 6th annual wine tasting!  Must be 21 or over.  6:00 - 9:00 p.m.  Enjoy wine, hors d’oeuvres, music, and the animals!  Pre-registration required.

Peaches, Moluccan cockatoo

Sunday, June 21 – Father’s Day  Black Pine will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  First 40 Dads receive a free gift!

Saturday, July 11Kids Camps -  3-4 & 5-6 years Two three-hour morning camps for ages 3-4 and 5-6 years.  Each camp includes park tour, craft activity and snack.  $15 per child.  One adult per child or siblings is required to attend at no additional charge.  Pre-registration required.  Limit 15 per camp.

Saturday, July 18Kids Camp -  7-8 years Three-hour camp for ages 7-8 includes park tour, craft activity, and snack.  $15 per child. Pre-registration required.  Limit 15 per camp.

Saturday, July 25 - Summer Fest Join us for our annual summer celebration!! A fun day of keeper talks, animal encounters, refreshments, and more!

Saturday, August 8Safari Supper Camp for Kids 9-12 years Back by popular demand!  Kids ages 9-12 years love this four-hour afternoon camp when they work side by side with kepers to prepare and deliver meals to the bear, primates, birds, and other exotic animals!  Camp includes a park tour and a snack.  $25 per child. Pre-registration required.

Saturday, August 15Lions & Tigers & Hot Rods Cruise-In  Our 5th annual benefit cruise-in show at the 4-H park adjacent to Black Pine!  New in 2015, this show is a cruise-in, no pre-registrations.  People's choice awards for top car, truck, rat car, and motorcycle.

Saturday, Sept. 12Roar ‘n’ Snore Family Overnight Camp It’s back!!  Family tent camping on the grounds!  Backyard barbecue, bonfire, s’mores, nocturnal tour, outdoor movie and more!   Pre-registration required.  Limit 15 tents.

Saturday, October 10Lions & Tigers & Beer, Black Pine! Our 9th annual adults-only event features a full line-up of beers to taste, plus a hog roast, bonfire, sanctuary tours, live music & silent auction.

Saturday, October 31Howl O’Ween at Black Pine! Join us for our annual Halloween celebration from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.  Fun for the whole family includes trick-or-treating throughout the grounds, lighted animal exhibits, bonfire, wagon rides and more!  Discounted admission for this special event!

Saturday, December 26 - Animal Enrichment Day

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