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March 2016

Membership Drive Going on Now!

March 11 - June 1

Join the Zoo today for 363 days of unlimited visits! When you sign up during the Membership Drive you will start enjoying great benefits including over $250 of savings with a Fun Adventures coupon book, discounted admission to Dino Discovery - They're Back!, FREE admission to every night of Wells Fargo ZooLight Safari, FREE/Discounted admission to approximately 150 zoos and aquariums for one year, 10% off gift shop merchandise, FREE one-year subscription to Animal Tracks and much more! Sign up…

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Dino Discovery – They’re Back!

March 19 @ 12:00 pm - July 31 @ 7:00 pm

Dinosaurs are returning to the Birmingham Zoo! Don't miss the Zoo's newest exhibit, back from extinction, Dino Discovery - They're Back! This limited-time exhibit features life-sized, North America-native animatronic dinosaurs at heights of nearly 20 feet, weighing almost 7 tons and measuring 85 feet in length! Take an expedition down a trail filled with magnificent creatures that once roamed the earth over 160 million years ago at Dino Discovery - They're Back! Hurry, this exhibit goes extinct July 31! Cost:…

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May 2016

FREE Admission for All Active & Retired Military, Veterans and their Dependents for Memorial Day Weekend

May 28 @ 9:00 am - May 30 @ 5:00 pm
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Spend your Memorial Day weekend at the Birmingham Zoo. Splash in the fountains, take a ride on the train* and carousel*, enjoy Schaeffer Eye Center  Wildlife Shows and experience all the Zoo has to offer. In honor of Memorial Day weekend, the Zoo is giving FREE admission to veterans as well as all active and retired military and their dependents. Bring your proof of military service (military ID card, dependent ID card, driver's license, etc.) to take part in all the fun the Zoo has…

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June 2016

Sunset Safari: Expedition Dino

June 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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What has big teeth, can weigh thousands of pounds and roars? Dinosaurs! Visit the Zoo's Dino Discovery exhibit at sunset on June 3 from 6-8pm to get a new view of the prehistoric giants. Learn about the variety of dinosaurs and what makes them unique. If you are lucky, you many even get to pet one, but watch your fingers! Pre-registration is required.   Members: $10/Adult - $8/Child Non-Members: $12/Adult - $10/Child Click here to register.  

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Dinner with the Dinos

June 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Join Dr. Dino for a roaring good dinner at the Zoo on June 11 from 7:30-9:30pm! Learn about new dinosaur research and surprising facts about these amazing animals. Examine dinosaur fossils and other prehistoric wonders before taking a guided evening tour through the dinosaur exhibit led by Dr. Dino and our Dino Guide. Pre-registration is required. Members: $30/Adult - $25/Child Non-Members: $35/Adult - $30/Child Family Price: Members: $90/Family of four + $10/each additional child Non-members: $100/Family of four +15/each additional…

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Purchase Tickets for Zoo, Brews and Full Moon Bar-B-Que

June 18 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Join the Birmingham Zoo on Saturday, June 18 from 5:30-9pm as we kick-off the second annual Zoo, Brews and Full Moon Bar-B-Que event at the Birmingham Zoo! New this year, craft beer fans will love the selection of tastings from some of the finest specialty brews around. Enjoy samplings from over 10 breweries from all over Alabama and the southeast. In addition to beer, there will be plenty of other libations, including wines and non-alcoholic beverages, and a special kids…

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Spend Father’s Day at the Birmingham Zoo

June 19 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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In recognition of Father’s Day, all fathers get in FREE to the Birmingham Zoo with the purchase of a full-price child’s admission ticket. Throughout the day, guests can check out Schaeffer Eye Center Wildlife Shows, watch the Red Diamond Sea Lion Splash Show, experience Predator Zone and much more.

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World Giraffe Day

June 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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You're invited to World Giraffe Day at the Birmingham Zoo on June 21! Help celebrate the tallest land mammal and raise awareness for giraffe conservation in the field. Enjoy giraffe themed games, keeper chats and giraffe feedings* from 9:30am-11:30am and from 1-3pm! All proceeds from the World Giraffe Day feedings, PLUS a matching amount from the Birmingham Zoo, will be donated to the Giraffe Conservation Foundation! *$3 plus tax Activities include coloring giraffes, giraffe finger painting, Whose Spots are Those?…

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Pink Flamingo Day

June 25 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Join us for Pink Flamingo Day in celebration of the National Pink Flamingo on June 25 from 10:30am-3:30pm! Visit the Zoo to the the colorful flock of flamingos and learn all about these unique birds, like what makes them pink and why some of their feathers are not pink. You'll see how the Zoo makes sure the flamingos don't fly away and you may see some of the new breeding efforts with the Zoo's flock! Enjoy a FREE flamingo feeding…

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July 2016

Shelby County Day

July 2 @ 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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On Saturday, July 2 all Shelby County residents and employees (with ID) will receive 50% off general admission to the Birmingham Zoo!  The Zoo will also offer $20.00 off any Zoo membership to all Shelby County residents and employees at this event. We hope to see you there!

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