National Bison Day

Dates: November 4, 2023

09:00 AM to 04:30 PM


Come celebrate our National Mammal, the Bison, at Wildlife Prairie Park!10 am – 12:30 pm | FREE hayrack rides through the Bison and Elk Pasture every 30 minutes12 – 1 pm | Our Buddy the Bison: America’s National Mammal Critters and Cookies Program-A one-hour, elementary-oriented learning experience that will include a presentation on the week’s topic, an encounter with one of Wildlife Prairie Park’s animal ambassadors, and a craft or activity centered around the topic of the week.1 – 2 pm | Eagle Ridge Dancers and Jo & Jimmy Lakota Performance2 – 3 pm | The American Bison: Conservation Icon Critters and Coffee Program -A one-hour wildlife education/ecology-oriented program designed for adults.3 pm | Black Bear or Wolf Keeper Chat-Meet outside the Visitor Center