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Animal Connection Experience at Fritz Park

Subfacility of Fritz Park


  1. Animals
  2. Guided Tours

During the weekends in October, the Animal Connection Experience is hosting a pumpkin patch, hay maze, fall photo ops, magical pumpkin seed garden, gift shop, pig races, spooky barn and other fun fall activities at Fritz Park, 312 E. Vilbig St. 

General admission is $5 per person and $4 per Irving resident (proof of residency required). Free admission for children 2 and younger. Petting zoo feed is $1 per cup, magic pumpkin seed is $3 and pony rides are $3 per child. Child combo pass is $10 which includes admission, a pony ride (must be under 70 pounds), feed cup and a magic pumpkin seed to plant and grow. Come tour the pumpkin patch and pick the perfect pumpkin to take home and carve. All sized pumpkins are $10 with a portion of the pumpkin proceeds going to Irving Animal Services,                                                                                                                                             

October Weekend Hours | Oct. 7-29 

●   10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday

●   Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday


Located near East 15th Street and East Vilbig Road, the park is easily accessible from anywhere in the Dallas-Fort Worth region.