BELLEVILLE – MEET A BOBCAT & A SLOTH! Get to know a gator! Make friends with an armadillo! And many more amazing animals. Little Ray's Nature Centre, Soper Creek Wildlife, and the Foundation for Animal Rescue are bringing you a not to be missed this March Break: March 8, 9, 10, & 11!

30 live animal exhibits, including a sloth, alligator, bobcat, groundhog, opossum, armadillo, owl, skunk, and many more mammals, snakes, and birds

New exhibits:
o Wild Canada – Celebrate Canada’s diverse species
o Diversity of Living Things – Learn why natural biodiversity is essential
o Responsibly Exotic – Responsible care of exotic pets

Two unique half-hour, hands-on educational programs:
• Little Ray’s Nature Center
• Soper Creek Wildlife

March 8: 1:00 – 8:00
March 9: 10:00 – 5:00
March 10: 10:00 – 5:00
March 11: 10:00 – 5:00

Belleville Travelodge
11 Bay Bridge Rd, Belleville, ON K8P 3P6


Single Admission: $14.50
After fourth person in a group, each additional person is $10 with children 2 and under are FREE.

SAVE: 2 Dollars per ticket if you purchase tickets 7 days or more before the event!


FINANCIAL: If you, or a nature lover you know, is unable to buy tickets due to financial circumstances, please email us at to make special arrangements.

SENSITIVITY: If you have children who have difficulty with crowds or noise, they and their families are invited to a special quiet hour, free of charge, starting at 9 am Saturday.

WHERE THESE ANIMALS COME FROM: These animals are from Little Rays Nature's Centers and Soper Creek Wildlife. Little Ray's Nature Centers is Canada's largest exotic animal rescue, over 80% of the animals in their care are unwanted or seized pets. They are partners with the OSPCA for the care and homing of unwanted pets and they take in hundreds of animals in need every single year.  Little Ray's is also proudly one of the most prolific animal welfare organizations in North America, promoting responsible pet ownership and backyard conservation.

Soper Creek Wildlife is Durham's only Wildlife Rehabilitator, helping hundreds wild animals in need each year. Soper Creek Wildlife is licensed by the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources.

If you have any further questions, email us, message us, or ask below.

Event Dates

March 8, 2019

March 9, 2019

March 10, 2019

March 11, 2019

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