Saturday, August 31, 2013
International Vulture Awareness Day
Discovery Zone, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Did you know that turkey vultures aren't really vultures? Did you know that vultures poop on their legs to cool themselves? Did you know that vultures can soar for six hours without flapping their wings? Want to learn more cool facts? Come to the zoo on September 1st for the Third Annual International Vulture Awareness Day and see firsthand how the Toronto Zoo is helping vultures in the wild. Remember, bald is beautiful!
Sunday, September 1, 2013 Black Footed Ferret Day
Americas Pavilion, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Come and learn about this critically endangered species and our successful breeding and release program that the Toronto Zoo has been involved in since 1992.There will be educational activities/information and awareness items available for purchase to help support black-footed ferret conservation as well as visits from our Domestic ferret friends at the special Meet the Black-Footed Ferret Keeper talks at 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm.
Monday, September 9 ,2013
The Toronto Zoo's Seniors Day
The Toronto Zoo loves Seniors, on September 9th Seniors, 65+, will receive one complimentary admission and one Zoomobile ride all day pass, 10% off at our Zootique and Panda Shops and 50% off a Toronto Zoo One Year Senior Membership*. Seniors can purchase, at Peacock Café, a sandwich and a small coffee or tea for only $3.99 plus tax! Please note that the first Zoomobile departs from the main front entrance station at 9:15am and the last Zoomobile of the day departs at 5:30pm. Event subject to change without notice.