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Upcoming Events

Zooper Saturdays Camp 

December 13 and 20
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Do you need somewhere to drop the kids while you get ready for the holidays?  Bring them to the zoo!  We will have two days of adventure for 1st through 5th graders.  Your kids will enjoy animal encounters, activities, crafts, movies and more!  The dates are Saturday December 13 and 20 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  All children must bring a lunch.  Pre-registration is required.  

The cost is $25.00 for Knoxville Zoo members and $30.00 for non-members.  For more information, please contact Roz Gorzeman at rgorzeman@knoxville-zoo.org or by calling (865) 281-1386 or (865) 637-5331 x 1363.

BOGO Days at Knoxville Zoo 
December 1-31, 2014

We’re not hibernating, why should you?  It’s BOGO time at Knoxville Zoo!

Beginning December 1 through December 31, 2014, tickets to Knoxville Zoo are buy one, get one free!  So, wake up and put on a warm jacket and a pair of mittens and come see why winter is a great time to visit the zoo!  Many of the zoo's animals enjoy the crisp weather and are more active on cooler days.  The zoo's new favorite indoor exhibit, Wee Play Adventure, is a cozy place to stop and play if you do decide to get a bit chilly.  On days that the temperature drops below 40 degrees, some animals will be moved to their indoor enclosures, but even on the coldest of days, guests can see the elephants, gorillas, penguins, reptiles and chimpanzees in their indoor viewing areas.  Buy one, get one free tickets must be used by December 31, 2014 and cannot be combined with any other coupon or discount.




Wee Play Adventure 
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Knoxville Zoo has a new experience designed to inspire preschool and elementary-aged visitors to take an imagination-fueled adventure! Located n the Pilot Flying J building, Wee Play Adventure involved extensive construction to create a jungle island that gives kids the chance to immerse themselves in an exotic expedition, just like real animal researchers in the field.

Visitors of all ages can get an intimate view of the zoo's female Komodo dragon, Khaleesi, in a new 1,000 square-foot indoor/outdoor habitat and zoo's juvenile make Komodo dragon, Drogo, in his new home where he has plenty of room to grow. Guests will also have the opportunity to see one of the best giant lizard habitats in the country. Wee Play adventure is the perfect place to encourage creative play and physical activity year-round!

Events and times are subject to change without notice. Please call (865) 637-5331 ext. 300 for more information.

More to come....please return soon!