Zoo’s ‘Wet & Wild’ day is Saturday, Aug. 26

Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary hosts this year’s Wet & Wild Water Day event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 26. Cool off with festivities that include water games, a splashy bounce house, wet attractions, special animal feedings, aquatic animal encounters, concessions and more. This popular event is free with admission. The zoo is located off Willow Creek Road at 1403 Heritage Park Road, Prescott. (Courtesy Photo)

Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary hosts this year’s Wet & Wild Water Day event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 26. Cool off with festivities that include water games, a splashy bounce house, wet attractions, special animal feedings, aquatic animal encounters, concessions and more. This popular event is free with admission. The zoo is located off Willow Creek Road at 1403 Heritage Park Road, Prescott. (Courtesy Photo)

Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary’s biggest summer event of the year, Wet & Wild Water Day, is set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26.

Beat the heat and enjoy the summer weather before it’s gone at this event, held every August at Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary. Festivities include water games and attractions – such as a water slide, splashy bounce house, water gun station, and dunk tank – special animal feedings and aquatic animal encounters, concessions and more.

Activities during “Wet and Wild Water Day” are free with general paid admission. Once you enter the park, there are no fees to partake in any of the activities on grounds (does not apply to concessions). And if you are already a member, there is zero cost to attend this event.

For more information on the event, visit www.heritageparkzoo.org/index.php/events/wet-wild-water-day or call Alex Schopp at 928-778-4242, ext. 16.