The Louisville Zoo will host a job fair on January 7 in the Zoo’s Gheens Room from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Zoo is seeking candidates to fill seasonal positions in various departments. Free with admission, the Zoo will also celebrate two animal birthdays on January 7. Gorilla Helen’s 59th Birthday will be held at 11 a.m. at Gorilla Forest and polar bear Qannik’s 6th birthday will be held at noon at Glacier Run. Find Out More
Former Zoo Director Robert (Bob) Bean Jr. passed away Oct. 21, 2016 at age 83. Robert Bean Jr. was the Louisville Zoo’s second director following Ivo Poglyan (1965 – 1974) and was at the helm from 1974 to 1988. Find Out More
Tickets to the Louisville Zoo’s Santa’s Safari are now on sale at www.louisvillezoo.org/santa. This popular annual holiday event will take place December 10–11 & 17–18 with sessions at 10 a.m., Noon and 2 p.m. The Zoo’s Gheens Room in the Islands Pavilion will be transformed into a festive holiday wonderland that will include a visit by Santa, his elves and Frosty the Snowman. Find Out More
The Louisville Zoo adult (12-59) general admission will be reduced to $9.95 and $6.95 for children (ages 3-11) and seniors (60+) starting Nov. 1, 2016 through Feb. 28, 2017.
The Louisville Zoo is proud to team up with Kroger to help Dare to Care again support families in our community with a winter food drive during the Zoo’s Kroger Wild Winter Days Nov. 1 through Feb. 28. Find Out More
MEIJER PRESENTS “THE WORLD’S LARGEST HALLOWEEN PARTY!”
OCTOBER 1–2, 6–9, 13–16, 20–23, 27–30
For the last 34 years the Louisville Zoo has provided area families with a cheery, not eerie Halloween Party during its “The World’s Largest Halloween Party!” presented by Meijer. This year the Zoo celebrates its 35th year for the popular party on October 1–2, 6–9, 13–16, 20–23 and 27–30.
Tickets are now on sale. Find Out More
On Wednesday Mrs. Moore’s students were able to observe the Louisville Zoo’s Keeper Staff train bears, pinnipeds (sea lions/seals), and Amur tiger. During our training demos students have the opportunity to interact with the keepers and ask questions about animals and … Find Out More