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October 24, 2014
Get Your Early Bird Tickets for BrewLights

On Wednesday, December 3, our inaugural BrewLights Presented by Louis Glunz Beer will welcome beer lovers for a night of glowing lights and tasty pours. Early bird tickets went on sale today—get yours before they’re gone!

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August 25, 2014
Birthday Fun for Baby King

Baby rhino King will celebrate his first birthday tomorrow with some special enrichment at the Harris Family Foundation Black Rhinoceros Exhibit. Join us for the fun at 1:15 p.m!

August 24, 2014
Black-Necked Stilt Chick

McCormick Bird House is excited to welcome a black-necked stilt chick to its existing population of two. While the chick doesn't yet fully resemble its elders, one characteristic is consistent – a long, thin black beak. Learn about other new arrivals at the zoo here.

August 24, 2014
Cat Nap

Male African lion Sahar takes a cat nap in the shade at Kovler Lion House. Sahar is joined in his exhibit by older female Myra.

August 23, 2014
Mangalitsa Piglet Growing

Farm-In-The-Zoo's young Mangalitsa piglet is getting big very fast since being born this June! The breed of pig is known for its trademark curly fur. See more of the zoo's new arrivals here.

August 23, 2014
Saying Farewell To Anana

On the special occasion of Anana's farewell party, she received watermelon, lettuce, fish and plenty of snow to celebrate. Guests were able to take pictures and write notes to Anana on a banner.

August 22, 2014
Anana Hits the Ice

Polar bear Anana sniffs and smashes an ice sculpture in preparation for tomorrow’s Polar Bear Farewell Party! Join us Saturday, August 23, from 10 a.m.–noon to say goodbye to Anana before she moves to her new home at North Carolina Zoo.

August 22, 2014
Photo of the Week: August 22

Baby white-cheeked gibbon Daxin snuggles with mom Burma at the Helen Brach Primate House in our Photo of the Week. Daxin turned 1 last Saturday; you can see a full slideshow of the party fun here!

August 21, 2014
Post from the President--Parties and Planning

Will Anana return after the new Polar Bear Habitat is complete? President and CEO Kevin Bell explains the intricacies of population planning, sharing how zoos across North American work together to save species.

August 21, 2014
Inside Look

A Henkel's leaf-tailed gecko is starting to shed at Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House in this photo

August 20, 2014
Zoovies “Harry Potter” Screening Rescheduled

Attention, wizards and muggles: We’ve decided to cancel tomorrow night’s free Zoovies screening of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” and reschedule it for Thursday, August 28, due to an inclement weather forecast.

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