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Honor Veterans Day For A Full Weekend At The Birmingham Zoo
November 8, 2019

Veterans, Active and Retired Military Plus Dependents Receive Free Admission In honor of Veterans Day, all veterans, active and retired military and their dependents will receive FREE admission to the Birmingham Zoo on Saturday, November 9 until Monday, November 11. Guests must show proof of military service (military ID card, dependent ID card, or driver’s […]

26th Annual ZooLight Safari presented by Wells Fargo at the Birmingham Zoo
November 6, 2019

Join us for another magical holiday season as twinkling lights illuminate the Zoo for a dazzling 19 nights! Watch as the Birmingham Zoo comes alive for a jubilant holiday celebration at our 26th annual ZooLight Safari presented by Wells Fargo! Be amazed by enchanting illuminations and a million sparkling lights. Enjoy the sounds of seasonal […]

PURCHASE TICKETS : 26th Annual ZooLight Safari presented by Wells Fargo
November 6, 2019

Join us for another magical holiday season as twinkling lights illuminate the Zoo for a dazzling 19 nights! Watch as the Birmingham Zoo comes alive for a jubilant holiday celebration at our 26th Annual ZooLight Safari presented by Wells Fargo. Be amazed by enchanting illuminations and a million sparkling lights!   WHEN December 6 – 8 […]

Boo At The Zoo Part Two Starts This Thursday Until The End Of October At The Birmingham Zoo
October 16, 2019

  Prepare for over the top fun during our 28th annual Boo At The Zoo presented by Wells Fargo! Watch as the Zoo transforms into a destination of spooky attractions with costumed characters, themed rides and carnival games! The community is invited to join us from 5pm until 9pm for part two of Boo At […]

Marvel Spider Man and Black Panther : Meet & Greet during Boo At The Zoo
October 15, 2019

Prepare for over the top fun during our 28th annual Boo At The Zoo presented by Wells Fargo! Watch as the Zoo transforms into a destination of spooky attractions with costumed characters, themed rides and carnival games for 18 nights! Come experience the excitement on Friday, October 18 with Marvel’s superheroes Spider Man and on […]

Birmingham Zoo and Spire Partnership Yields National Award-Winning Program
October 10, 2019

  The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) announced that Birmingham Zoo has been recognized with the 2019 Education Award for the Zoo’s significant achievement in the Spire ZooSchool program. Birmingham Zoo received this national award during AZA’s September conference in New Orleans. The Birmingham Zoo is pleased to announce that Spire is naming ZooSchool […]

Marvel Captain America and Iron Man : Meet & Greet during Boo At The Zoo
October 9, 2019

Prepare for over the top fun during our 28th annual Boo At The Zoo presented by Wells Fargo! Watch as the Zoo transforms into a destination of spooky attractions with costumed characters, themed rides and carnival games for 18 nights! Come experience the excitement on Friday, October 11 with Marvel’s superhero Captain America and Saturday, […]

28th Annual Boo At The Zoo Starts this Friday for 18 Nights at the Birmingham Zoo
October 9, 2019

  Prepare for over the top fun during our 28th annual Boo At The Zoo presented by Wells Fargo! Watch as the Zoo transforms into a destination of spooky attractions with costumed characters, themed rides and carnival games for 18 nights! The community is invited to join us from 5pm until 9pm on the dates […]

501st Legion at Boo At The Zoo
October 8, 2019

Star Wars fans, make sure you don’t miss out on a very special night of Boo at the Zoo as we host Alabama’s 501st Legion! Meet, greet, and get your photo taken with Storm Troopers, Sith Lords, and more as the Zoo is overtaken by the friendliest unit of Storm Troopers you’re likely to meet […]

Birmingham Zoo Breaks Records with Its Largest Fundraising Event IBERIABANK ZooGala: South American Sizzle ’n Samba
October 8, 2019

  On Friday, September 13, the Birmingham Zoo hosted its largest annual fundraising event, ZooGala 2019: South American Sizzle ’n Samba, raising over $480,000 to benefit the Zoo’s animal care and education programs. Presented by IBERIABANK, the celebration was hosted by Honorary Chairs Phyllis and Larry Wojciechowski, Co-Chairs Jayna Goedecke, Amanda Hawkins and Stewart Jones, […]

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