Thanks for visiting the Louisville Zoo website!
We see you're using Internet Explorer to browse. For the best website navigation and functionality, we recommend switching to another browser, as Internet Explorer is no longer supported by Microsoft.
Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Community Tree Giveaway (2019)

March 16, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Tree Giveaway Day 2019

Division of Community Forestry LogoThe Zoo is hosting Louisville Metro’s Division of Community Forestry Tree Giveaway. The tree giveaway will take place in the Zoo’s bus parking lot. Jefferson county residents can receive up to five free trees.


  • All Kentucky native trees
  • Trees awarded on “First Come” basis  (while supplies last)
  • Limit of 5 trees per Louisville resident
  • Must be a Jefferson County Resident with proof of residency (drivers license or utility bill)
  • Trees cannot be planted in street right of ways, parks, or container
  • Trees must be planted in Jefferson County
  • Species fact sheet, planting and maintenance instructions will be provided

Tree Species Available (1 to 3 gallon container):

  • Redbud
  • Alleghany Serviceberry
  • Paw Paw
  • Eastern Red Cedar
  • Spicebush
  • Blackgum
  • Eastern Hop Hornbeam
  • Chinquapin Oak
  • White Oak
  • Sugar Maple
  • Bald Cypress


Call The Division of Community Forestry at (502) 574-3927 or email them at CommunityForestry@louisvilleky.gov


March 16, 2019
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Event Category: