Join Quinta Mazatlan on Thursday, July 21at 7 p.m. for a night filled with live animals. Gladys’s Porter Zoo, Sea Turtle Inc. and Bear Clan will all be at the bat lawn with interesting animals and artifacts to see and photograph. Guests are encouraged to visit each station to learn about unique animals.

Stop by Sea Turtle Inc.’s booth to see a live sea turtle and learn more about these wonderful creatures that can be found right off the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Visit Gladys Porter Zoo’s table and admire their animals while learning some interesting facts about them. Don’t forget to stop by Bear Clan’s giant teepee and walk inside of it. Attendees will also learn about Native American living and examine primitive artifacts.

Family Summer Nights take place Thursday evenings in June and July from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. This series is proudly sponsored by Freels Orthodontics. The park admission is $3 per person which includes the program and no advanced reservation is required. Quinta Mazatlan World Birding Center is located at 600 Sunset in McAllen, one block south of La Plaza Mall on 10th Street. For more information contact Quinta Mazatlan at (956) 681-3370.