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Enjoy Wells Fargo ZooLight Safari and Ride the All-New Yuletide Slide!
December 1, 2014

Wells Fargo ZooLight Safari, the Birmingham Zoo’s annual holiday event, will begin this weekend, December 5-7 from 5-9pm and will continue throughout the month of December on December 12-14, 18-23 and 26-31 from 5-9pm. The Presenting Partner of this event is Wells Fargo. New this year, take a ride on the Yuletide Slide! Guests can […]

Birmingham Zoo Supports Community with Half-Price Admission and Food Donation to United Way
November 19, 2014

The Birmingham Zoo invites the entire community to give back to those in need this holiday season. On Saturday, November 22 and Sunday, November 23, Zoo visitors can enjoy half-price admission by bringing any canned or non-perishable food item. On this particular weekend, guests who donate a food item to the United Way Food Bank […]

The Birmingham Zoo Offers Free Admission to All Active and Retired Military in Honor of Veterans Day
November 5, 2014

In honor of Veterans Day, all active and retired military and their dependents will receive free admission to the Birmingham Zoo on Monday, November 10 and Tuesday, November 11 upon presentation of a valid military identification card. Guests are invited to ride the all-new, over 100-foot slide**. Visitors of all ages can slide on an […]

The Birmingham Zoo Celebrates the Life of Camilla, the American Bald Eagle
October 24, 2014

The Birmingham Zoo celebrates the life of Camilla, an approximately 34- year-old American bald eagle, who passed away. Camilla’s health rapidly declined on October 23, and she passed away later that evening. It is estimated that Camilla was born in the wild around 1980. She came to the Birmingham Zoo in June, 1985 and underwent […]

Enjoy Wells Fargo Boo at the Zoo and Experience the All-New Monster Slide!
October 1, 2014

Birmingham Zoo guests are invited to wear their favorite family-friendly costumes and watch as the Zoo transforms into a destination of spooky attractions, trick-ortreating, themed rides and games for 16 nights at Wells Fargo Boo at the Zoo. The Presenting Partner of this event is Wells Fargo. This year, guests can experience the thrill of […]

ZooGala Captivates with Stroll through Moroccan Souk
September 22, 2014

On Saturday, September 13, 2014, the Birmingham Zoo hosted its largest fundraising event of the year, ZooGala 2014, at its Trails of Africa exhibit. The event was sponsored by IBERIABANK, a partner of the Birmingham Zoo for 10 years. All funds raised at ZooGala directly benefit the Birmingham Zoo’s operational efforts and help the Zoo […]

Spend Labor Day Weekend at the Birmingham Zoo and Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day
August 27, 2014

Saturday, August 30 through Monday, September 1, the entire community is invited to enjoy the many activities available at the Birmingham Zoo for Labor Day Weekend. On Saturday, August 30, 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 […]

Escape to the Trails of Africa at ZooGala 2014 Birmingham Zoo’s Largest Fundraising Event
August 7, 2014

On Saturday, September 13 at 7pm, the Birmingham Zoo will host its largest annual fundraising event, ZooGala 2014, sponsored by IBERIABANK, a partner of the Birmingham Zoo for 10 years. This annual affair will be held in the Zoo’s signature exhibit, Trails of Africa and will feature a “Moroccan souk” theme. As guests wander through […]

Escape to the Trails of Africa at ZooGala 2014 Birmingham Zoo’s Largest Fundraising Event
July 22, 2014

On Saturday, September 13 at 7pm, the Birmingham Zoo will host its largest annual fundraising event, ZooGala 2014, sponsored by IBERIABANK, a partner of the Birmingham Zoo for 10 years. This annual affair will be held in the Zoo’s signature exhibit, Trails of Africa and will feature a “Moroccan souk” theme. As guests wander through […]

Celebrate the Fourth of July with the Birmingham Zoo
July 2, 2014

In honor of our nation’s birthday, all active and retired military and their dependents get free admission to the Birmingham Zoo on July 3, 4, 5 and 6 with valid military identification. The Birmingham Zoo invites the community to come out for Fourth of July weekend to enjoy all the Zoo has to offer, including […]

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