North Florida Family Fun Day 2022

Advocates for Children and Families (ACF) is a non-profit organization, licensed to provide adoption services by the Florida Department of Children and Families. ACF has been providing programs and services focused on the well-being of children and families since 1992.

Our North Florida Family Fun Day is held during National Adoption Awareness Month. This special event is a time for families to gather together, share a meal, connect, support ACF’s mission, and have FUN.  The price of your ticket includes lunch, small animal encounters and admission to the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

The Shaba Terrace, where lunch is served, is an open air covered terrace.

  • 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM | Check-In at Zoo Gates
    Guests Welcome to Explore the Zoo
  • 11:30 AM | Shaba Terrace Opens
    Small Animal Encounters
  • 11:30 AM- 1:30 PM | Face Painting
    Photo Booth
  • Noon | Excutive Director’s Welcome
    Lunch Buffet Opens
  • 1:30 PM | Shaba Terrace Closes
    Guests Welcome to Explore the Zoo

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