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Birmingham Zoo Invites the Community to Enjoy Half-Price Summer Fun Days

The Birmingham Zoo invites the entire community to experience Half-Price Summer Fun Days on the weekends of July 8-9, July 15*-16, July 22-23, July 29-30 and August 5-6. Visitors can take advantage of discounted half-price admission**, half-price rides, and $1 hot dogs in the Zoo’s cafes.

Throughout Zoo Fun Days, visitors will have the opportunity to get up-close with the elephants in Trails of Africa, experience Predator Zone and enjoy a Red Diamond Sea Lion Show. Guests are invited to come and learn how the Zoo uses enrichment activities to help keep the animals mentally and physically fit. Guests can also see live animal demonstrations, feedings, chat with the keepers, see the new Giant Anteater, Carlito, and more.

During Half-Price Summer Fun Days, the Zoo will be open from 9am to 7pm for extended summer hours. *On July 15 the Zoo will close at 4:30pm and will re-open at 6pm for Pirate Movie Night.

**Zoo Fun Day admission is half-price admission, $8 for adults, $5.50 for Children 2-12, and $7 for Senior Citizens and Military (plus tax). This discounted admission offer cannot be combined with any other offers.