Zoobilation at Audubon Zoo

2013-05-31

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Contact: Frank Donze 
Office 504-212-5335
Cell 504-232-7461
fdonze@auduboninstitute.org


Zoobilation!
It's a Special Afternoon Exclusively for Audubon Zoo Members
Wednesday, June 5
 

 

(New Orleans, La.) – Audubon members get ready for the red carpet treatment when Audubon Zoo stages its annual Zoobilation appreciation party on Wednesday, June 5.

The afternoon of family fun kicks off at 4:30 p.m. and it’s FREE for Audubon members!

During this event, the Zoo is open exclusively for Audubon members who get to enjoy live music, keeper chats, animal feedings, exhibit open houses and children’s activities.

Zoobiliation also offers opportunities not offered during regular hours, including animal hospital tours, a chance to feed the giraffes and a 20 percent discount at all Zoo concessions and the gift shop. Entertainment will be provided by The Chee-Weez and there also will be face-painting by Art from the Heart and free simulator rides.

Zoobilation is open to anyone with a current membership. Visitors can sign up to become a member on the day of the event.

Blankets, lawn chairs and wagons are welcome, but no outside food and beverage is allowed. Guest passes will not be honored for this event.

The Zoo will close at 3 p.m. to prepare for Zoobilation.

 

 

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Audubon Nature Institute is a 501(c)3 not for profit that operates a family of museums and parks dedicated to nature. These New Orleans facilities include: Audubon Park, Audubon Zoo, Woldenberg Riverfront Park, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Species Survival Center, Entergy IMAX® Theatre, Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, Audubon Wilderness Park, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium and Audubon Nature Institute Foundation.

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