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Birmingham Zoo Offers Free Admission to Military and Dependents in Honor of Memorial Day Weekend
May 20, 2019

In honor of Memorial Day weekend, all veterans, active and retired military, including their dependents will receive FREE admission to the Birmingham Zoo on Saturday, May 25 through Monday, May 27 with proof of valid military identification. Guests to the Zoo can enjoy seasonal favorites and special activities including the Children’s Zoo Splash Pads, happenings […]

World Animal Weekend
May 13, 2019

The Birmingham Zoo invites you to join us June 1st & 2nd in celebration of World Environment Weekend! During this two-day celebration, we will be highlighting animals and environments from all around the world. Special chats and demonstrations will focus on what each of us can do to preserve wild animals and wild places – […]

Birmingham Zoo Announces Black-footed Cat Pregnancy
May 9, 2019

  The Birmingham Zoo is excited to announce that our 5 year old female black-footed cat Rhaegal is pregnant. Birmingham Zoo veterinary staff confirmed her pregnancy after performing fecal hormone analyses. This pregnancy will be the first for expectant mother Rhaegal. She is due to give birth within the next few weeks. “Rhaegal’s pregnancy came […]

Birmingham Zoo Elephant Callee Moving into a Breeding Herd
May 6, 2019

  Birmingham Zoo’s 18 year old male African elephant Callee, will be moving into a breeding herd at another facility accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA). The Birmingham Zoo joins the AZA and other zoos around the world in maintaining Species Survival Plan ® (SSP) programs, cooperative breeding and conservation initiatives. In […]

Special Saturday Sips Benefiting the Birmingham Zoo
April 30, 2019

Join the Birmingham Zoo and Pleasure Is All Wine, on Saturday, May 4 from 12pm – 5pm, for a special afternoon of wine tasting to benefit the Zoo’s elephant program! Guests will enjoy a profusion of exclusive wines from some of the country’s top wineries. The event will host a reception with wine samples, hors […]

Birmingham Zoo Announces Red Panda Pregnancy
April 19, 2019

  The Birmingham Zoo is thrilled to announce that our 8 year old female red panda Sorrel is pregnant, through natural breeding with our male red panda Parker. Birmingham Zoo veterinary staff confirmed her pregnancy after performing an ultrasound exam earlier in the week. This pregnancy will be the second for expectant mother Sorrel. She […]

Birmingham’s Biggest Easter Egg Hunt and Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at the Birmingham Zoo
April 11, 2019

April is here and the time has come to celebrate Easter with an Eggstravaganza plus Breakfast with the Easter Bunny! Hop on over to Birmingham’s biggest Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 20 from 10am-12:30pm at the Birmingham Zoo. Come a little earlier for a scrumptious breakfast with your favorite bunny at either 8am or […]

Purchase Tickets Now : 5th Annual Zoo, Brews & Full Moon Bar-B-Que Event
April 3, 2019

Join the Birmingham Zoo on Saturday, June 22 from 5:30-8:30pm as we kick-off our 5th annual Zoo, Brews & Full Moon Bar-B-Que event! Craft beer fans will love and enjoy a fantastic selection of drinks from some of the finest specialty brews around. Enjoy samplings from breweries from all over Alabama and the southeast. In addition […]

Spring Break Fun and Excitement at the Birmingham Zoo
March 20, 2019

Spring Break is the best time to have fun and enjoy exciting places like the Birmingham Zoo! Join us from March 23-31, for the opening of seasonal favorites and special activities. Guest will enjoy the Children’s Zoo Splash Pads, happenings at the Predator Zone, interact with animals in the Contact Yard and do so much […]

3rd Annual Cahaba Dermatology & Spa Cahaba Magic City Wine Fest 2019
March 15, 2019

Come join us at the Birmingham Zoo for the 3rd Annual Cahaba Dermatology & Spa Cahaba Magic City Wine Fest on May 11th from 5:30pm-8:30pm as we travel through several different regions spanning the globe. Drink wine and beer specific to a certain region. Restaurants will also have food available for purchase. Take a break […]

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