Eko the #SumatranTiger checks out the birds above his enclosure. Photo: JZStaff EJ

Tickets are available now for this Thursday through Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm!

Hot Diggity Dog, Dippin’ Dots, and Brick Street Pops are open, weather permitting. Pepsi machines are at several locations throughout the park.

Rides on the Endangered Species Carousel are only $2 per seat. Also, Scooterbug strollers are also now available for rent ($5 for singles, $8 for doubles, $9 for a manual wheelchair).


Summer School Groups

Allie the #GreatHornedOwl has claimed her spot on our Bird Walk. Photo: JZKeeper Alex

Because of the variety of educational systems that have been active during the pandemic, we have decided to extend our special school group discounts into the summer months. These rates are only available on Thursdays and Fridays by advance reservation.

Students are $3 each, one teacher and bus driver per every 10 students are free, and any additional adult chaperones are $4 each. Get the details and then register by going to our Education page and filling out the reservation form.

For details, contact Education Curator Kenneth via email or by calling 601-352-2580 ext 245.


Summer Fling with Blue Bell UPDATE

MORE GUESTS ADDED! We would like to welcome Visit Jackson’s Miss Jackson Hospitality MaKayla Dillard and Little Miss Jackson Hospitality Brecken Barrett to our guest list on June 26th from 3 to 6 pm!

For all the guests, vendors, and activities going on at this COVID-conscious, after-hours event, check out the Facebook event or go to our Events webpage! Tickets are already being reserved HERE!


Sundays are Gator Days!

The feeding of the #AmericanAlligator family is tentatively scheduled every Sunday at 1:30 PM at the historic Jackson Zoo Castle in the Mississippi Wilderness area. If the animal care team has to adjust for inclement weather, they try to announce as soon as possible. Follow us on social media for updates!


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