Red Diamond Coffee joins forces with the Birmingham Zoo to bring you great coffee and a Free Zoo Visit

Red Diamond Zoo CoffeeThe Birmingham Zoo has partnered with Red Diamond for an exciting limited-time offer! Purchase the specially marked 34.5 oz. can of Red Diamond ground coffee with the attached Zoo offer to receive your redeemable Zoo ticket code.

Use your code to receive one FREE adult and two FREE child admission tickets to the Zoo! This is a huge savings of $35! Great coffee and tickets to the #1 tourist attraction in Alabama is an offer that must be shared with everyone.  Enjoy!redeeem here png

Support Rhino Conservation with Bowling for Rhinos

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6pm-10pm

All rhinos are under threat and all but one species is on the verge of extinction. Without drastic action, some rhinos could be extinct in the wild within the next 10 to 20 years. Show your support for rhino conservation by joining the Zoo for Bowling for Rhinos at Brunswick Riverview Lanes.

A $15 registration fee includes 4 hours of bowling, shoes, access to door prizes, raffles and snacks (first come, first serve). Personal sponsors are encouraged. The top fundraiser’s name will be entered to win a trip to Africa! To register today click here.

100% of proceeds will go towards rhino conservation through the International Rhino Foundation. To learn more about the event, please visit www.aazkbfr.org.

Zoo Members Receive FREE Admission to Birmingham Barons for Select Games

July 28

Birmingham_BaronsAttention Zoo Members: As a membership benefit, on Monday, July 28, you’re invited to enjoy FREE admission to watch the Birmingham Barons play at Regions Field! Just bring your valid Member ID card and cheer on the hometown team during Zoo Member Night at the Barons. Interested in becoming a Birmingham Zoo Member? Please click here.

Enjoy $5 Fun Days at the Birmingham Zoo

Lion 5 Fun DaysJuly 26 & 27
August 2 & 3 
August 9 & 10

Visit the Zoo during $5 Fun Days and take advantage of discounted admission! Guests will have the opportunity to get up-close with the elephants at the Boma Encounter, experience Predator Zone, be surrounded by beautiful butterflies in Granny’s Butterfly Garden and enjoy $1 hotdogs at the Safari and Kudzoo Cafes. Come learn how the Zoo uses enrichment activities to help keep the animals mentally and physically fit. Guests can also see animal demonstrations and feedings, chat with the keepers and more!

2014 $5 Fun Days Schedule of Events: 

Saturday, July 26th
10:30am– Red River Hogs Paper Bag Toss
11am– Elephant Boma Encounter
11am– Piñatas with Black Bears
11am– Spider Monkey Keeper Chat
2pm– Apple Bobbing Competition with Elephants
3:30pm– Otter Fish Forage

Sunday, July 27th
11am– Elephant Boma Encounter
11:30am– Lemur Training
2pm– Apple Toss for Elephants
2:30pm– Training Demo with the Malayan Tiger
2:30pm– Gorilla Ice Treats

Saturday, August 2nd
9:30am– Lions Hunting for Food
10:30– Red River Hogs Paper Bag Toss
11am– Elephant Boma Encounter
11am– Spider Monkey Keeper Chat
2pm– Apple Bobbing Competition with Elephants
3:30pm– Otter Fish Forage

Sunday, August 3rd
11am– Elephant Boma Encounter
11am– Sea Lion Fun
11:30am– Lemur Training
2pm– Apple Toss for Elephants
2:30pm– Gorilla Ice Treats

Saturday, August 9th
10:30am– Red River Hogs Paper Bag Toss
11am– Elephant Boma Encounter
11am– Picnic with Black Bears
11am– Spider Monkey Keeper Chat
2pm– Apple Bobbing Competition with Elephants
3:30pm– Otter Fish Forage

Sunday, August 10th
9:30am– Piñatas with the Malayan Tiger
11am Elephant Boma Encounter
11:30am– Lemur Training
2pm– Apple Toss for Elephants
2:30pm– Gorilla Ice Treats

ZooGala 2014

ZooGalaTo make your reservation today, please click here.

Birmingham Zoo Voted as a “Family Favorite” and “Best Area Attraction”

AwardThe Birmingham Zoo is honored to be selected as a Birmingham Parent 2014 Family Favorite” and Birmingham Magazine and Alabama Baby and Child’s 2014 Parent’s Choice Award winner for “Best Area Attraction!” Come explore all that the Birmingham Zoo has to offer and make it a family favorite of your own! This summer, guests are invited to take a ride on the new Jane. H Brock Soaring Safari Zipline Adventure! Soar 20 feet above ground as you zip through Alabama Wilds. Then, visit some of the Zoo’s youngest animals in The Baby Bunch, including the new additions such as the North American black bear cubs and a baby De Brazza’s monkey. Visit the Zoo this summer to create memories of a lifetime!