Albuquerque BioPark kicks off October with crocodile themed event


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE)– The Albuquerque BioPark Zoo kicked off the month of October with a special crocodile-themed event called “Croctober.”

Visitors were able to check out hands-on discovery stations and try their hand at croc-themed crafts.

There were also special chats and feedings throughout the day.

And Saturday night is an event dedicated to rhinos.

It’s called Bowling for Rhinos and it’s from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Silva Lanes bowling alley.

There was a silent auction and 100 percent of the proceeds benefit the animal and their habitats. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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