April - October
Weekly Schedule

9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Additional $3 per person or FUN Tickets accepted

NC Zoo 4-D Theatre Logo

Located in Junction Plaza

April - October 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. daily

When the last blue macaws on Earth, Blu and Jewel, are captured by a gang of greedy bird smugglers, they must work together despite Blu's inability to fly. Join them as they embark on the adventure of a lifetime that has them dodging beach balls, umbrellas, carnival floats, and beach-goers as they try to escape the claws of evil cockatoo Nigel! This unexpected duo takes you on a thrilling 4-D journey through Rio de Janeiro, finding courage, friendship and maybe even love along the way.

See a preview of the film


The 4-D Theater is a Forty-seat, special effects theatre. It is a 3-D experience with additional special affects such as water spritzes, wind, or scents.

A new showing of the feature movie starts approximately every 15 minutes between 9:30am - 4:30pm daily.

Children under 2 are free and will not be given glasses, they must sit in a parents lap. If the parent wants the child under 2 years old to have glasses they must purchase a ticket for that child. Fun tickets may be used here.

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