2016 List of upcoming Events
Oct. 28 & 29 – Boo at the Zoo
The Zoo’s version of “trick or treat” will take place on Friday, Oct. 28th and Saturday, Oct. 29th from 5:00pm to 8:0pm and will be open to the public for regular zoo admission to provide a safe, fun atmosphere for your children to celebrate Halloween.
Local businesses and organizations will be onsite with festive booths, activities and candy for all the ghost and goblins. The Education Team at the Jackson Zoo welcomes you to a Hogwarts experience located in the Education Building, take part in a parade of costumes to be held nightly at 6:30p at the Gertrude C. Ford Wildlife Theater and Monster Mash Dance party nightly at 7:30p. There will be creepy animal encounters from our friendly animal amabassadors, a live DJ, haunted hay ride and more! Concessions will be available.
This is a “merry not scary” event. So bring your little ones for a WILD time at Boo at the Zoo at the Jackson Zoo. Family friendly costumes are encouraged.
If your business or organization is interested in participating please contact Toni Francis at email@example.com or call 601-352-2580 x 227
Nov. 11 – Veteran’s Day
Celebrate Veteran’s special day with a trip to the Zoo! Military persons receive ½ off adult admission; must present I.D.
Past Events of 2016:
January – Shed Your Winter Coat
February 14 – Flamingo Fling
March 12 – Zoo Day
March 26 – Easter Breakfast
April 1 – Zoo Brew
April 9 – JSU Day at the Zoo
April 16 – CU at the Zoo
April 23 – Party for the Planet
May 1 – Zoo Blues
May 7 – Members Appreciation Day
June 15 – Dream Night
July 9 – Ice Cream Safari
August 13 – Splash Back to School
August 25 – Pokemon GO Safari
Sept. 3-5 – Frozen Treat Animal Enrichment Day
Sept. 10th – Pokemon GO Safari 2.0
Sept. 11th – Grandparents Day
Sept. 22 – Zoo Party Unleashed
Oct. 18 – Annual Members Meeting