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We kindly ask you to please
•   Wear your face covering in City of McAllen buildings
•   Wash and sanitize your hands frequently
•   Practice social distancing
•   Use preventive measures like not touching your face
•   Stay home if you feel sick and visit another day
Our staff works hard to protect you…
•   Undergoes a health screen per shift
•   Has protective equipment (counter shields, masks & more)
•   Frequently sanitizes the buildings
•   Makes hand sanitizer visible and available
•   Displays best health practice signage as a reminder to all
•   Follows the state phased guidelines for individuals and public gatherings

Saturday Discovery Days!

Creature Feature

A variety of activities that include live creature visits, art and craft activities, special short nature presentations, a microscope state, ecosystem models, and much more.

Schedule & Fees



11:00 am


FREE with Park Admission


September: Birds of a Feather

September 7: Birds adaptations

September 14: Why Birds Migrate

September 21: Birding and binoculars

September 28: Bird Calls

October: Creatures of the Night

October 5: Owls

October 12: Raccoons

October 19: Opossums

October 26: Bats

November: Amphibian Alert

November 2: Frogs

November 9: Salamanders

November 16: Caecilians

November 23: Toads

November 30: All Things Amphibian

December: Winter Time

December 7: Animals that hibernate/torpor

December 21: Oh, Deer!

December 28: Cold blooded Survival

Contact Us
Quinta Mazatlan

600 Sunset Drive
McAllen, TX 78504

(956) 681-3370

Send us an Email.