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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

Spend Mother’s Day at the Birmingham Zoo!

May 8 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

In recognition of Mother’s Day, all mothers will get in FREE to the Birmingham Zoo on May 8 with the purchase of a full-price child’s admission ticket!* Feed the lorikeets in the Schaeffer Eye Center Lorikeet Aviary**, take a ride on the Wild Slide**, see a Schaeffer Eye Center Wildlife Show, glide through Alabama Wilds on the Jane H. Brock Soaring Safari Zipline Adventure** and more. Take a spin on the carousel**, feed the giraffes at the Kiwanis Giraffe Encounter**,…

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You’re Invited to a Prehistoric Picnic

May 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Enjoy a picnic style dinner at the Zoo on May 20 from 6-8pm with your family, dino style. See fossils, biofacts and play dinosaur trivia for fun prizes before taking a special guided evening tour of the Dinosaur exhibit. It's fun for the whole family! Pre-registration is required. Members: $18/Adult - $16/Child Non-Members: $22/Adult - $20/Child Click here to register.  

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Register for the 11th Annual Zoo Run 5K

May 21 @ 7:30 am - 10:30 am

Register today and run wild through the Zoo to benefit the Marine Mammal Center! The 11th Annual Zoo Run 5K begins at 7:30am in the Zoo parking lot and finishes in Trails of Africa and the kids races begin at 8am in the Junior League of Birmingham – Hugh Kaul Children’s Zoo Barn. All participants receive FREE admission to the Zoo, with the opportunity to purchase additional discounted admission tickets for family (good for the day of the race only),…

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Shelby County Day

May 28 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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On Saturday, May 28 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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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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Save the Date for Zoo, Brews and Full Moon Bar-B-Que

June 18 @ 5:00 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 on Saturday, June 18! New this year, craft beer fans will love the selection of tastings from some of the finest specialty brews around. Enjoy samplings from 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…

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July 2016

Zoo Member Night at Regions Field

July 11 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Save the Date for Zoo Member Night at Regions Field on Monday, July 11! Cheer on the Barons as they take on the Jacksonville Suns at 7:05pm. More information will be available soon!

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