News Flash

Posted on: September 12, 2022

Idaho Falls Zoo announces fall hours and October events

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IDAHO FALLS -- Fall is a great time to visit the animals at your Idaho Falls Zoo and participate in exciting events. 

In September, the Idaho Falls Zoo is open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Beginning in October, fall hours allow guests even more ...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: September 1, 2022

Reinhart Park Splash Pad closing for the season after Labor Day weekend

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IDAHO FALLS – After a summer of fun, the City of Idaho Falls and the Parks and Recreation Department will close the Reinhart Park Splash Pad on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022.  

Throughout the summer, the splash pad received countless visitors a...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Idaho Falls Zoo hosting series of events in September

Zoo September Press Release

IDAHO FALLS -- September is a great time to visit your zoo and we have several fun events during the month that will keep you coming back for more.

Sept. 2 is the Last Sippin’ Safari of this Season: Join us for this year’s last...

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City of Idaho Falls News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Zoo seeks vendors for trick or treat booths at this year's Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo

IDAHO FALLS -- Hosted by the Tautphaus Park Zoological Society (TPZS), Boo at the Zoo is one of the largest events in southeastern Idaho and will return to the Idaho Falls Zoo on October 20, 21, and 22.  

Boo at the Zoo is the best way to get your...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Idaho’s Oldest Rodeo hosting the first annual Mutton Bustin Qualifier

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IDAHO FALLS – It’s time for kids to dust off their boots for Idaho’s Oldest Rodeo, The War Bonnet Round Up’s first annual Mutton Bustin’ Qualifier event on July 30.

This great new event opens the door for k...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Idaho Falls Wes Deist Aquatic Center announces grand reopening

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IDAHO FALLS -- Renovations to the Wes Deist Aquatic Center are nearly finished and swimmers will be able to return to the pool Monday, June 6, 2022.

To celebrate, a ribbon-cutting will be held Friday, June 10 at 12:30 p.m Following from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. wi...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Idaho Falls Parks and Recreation Department launches new volunteer programs

Adopt a Park

IDAHO FALLS -- Those in Idaho Falls now have new ways to give back to their community by volunteering with the Idaho Falls Parks and Recreation Department.  

This spring, Adopt-a-Park, Adopt-a-Field, and Park Steward programs are being launched to...

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Parks & Recreation