Saturday, September 2 through Monday, September 4, the entire community is invited to enjoy the many activities available at the Birmingham Zoo for Labor Day Weekend. On Saturday, September 2, guests are invited to celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day as they learn about vulture conservation and the important role vultures play in our ecosystem. Enjoy a full day of events, including Keeper Chats, a Schaeffer Eye Center Wildlife Show and more.
Labor Day Weekend at the Zoo offers something for everyone to enjoy, including giraffe feedings at the Kiwanis Giraffe Encounter*, up-close elephant interactions in Trails of Africa and special lion demonstrations at the Zoo’s Predator Zone. Guests can cool off in the Linn-Henley Splash Pads, enjoy the thrill and excitement of the Red Diamond Sea Lion Show, take an exhilarating ride on the Jane H. Brock Soaring Safari Zipline Adventure*, experience a Pirate Train ride* or Protective Life Carousel ride* and much more.