AMUSEMENT PARKS & ZOOS
The Austin Zoo. Primates, big cats, birds, reptiles and other animals inhabit this kid-oriented, privately run sanctuary. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily; no entry after 5 p.m. 10807 Rawhide Trail. $5-$8. 288-1490, www. austinzoo.org.
Capital of Texas Zoo. Nonprofit zoo dedicated to education and conservation. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 376-A Jenkins Road, Cedar Creek. $6.99-$7.99. 303-6675, www.capitalof texaszoo.org.