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TORONTO ZOO AWARDED
TOP OUTDOOR ATTRACTION FOR 2016!


2016 Ontario's Choice Award Winners



Toronto, Ontario - On Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at the Ontario Tourism Summit in Ottawa, the winners of Attractions Ontario's First Annual Ontario's Choice Awards were announced. The winners of each category earned the most votes in their designated category, voted on and chosen by consumers.

Top Attraction
Legoland Discovery Centre Toronto
Top Touring Experience
Mariposa Cruises, Toronto
Top Outdoor Attraction
Toronto Zoo, Toronto
Top Small Museum/Art Gallery/Historic Site
Ingersoll Cheese Museum, Ingersoll
Top Small Performing Arts
Thomas Foster Memorial, Uxbridge
Top Museum/Art Gallery/Historic Site
Casa Loma, Toronto
Top Performing Arts
Port Stanley Theatre, Port Stanley
Top Festival & Event
Multicultural Council of Windsor and Essex County - Carousel of Nations, Windsor

"Congratulations to the nominees and especially to the winners of each category. These awards are unique because they were chosen exclusively by the consumers that visit these sites." says Troy Young, Chief Executive Office of Attractions Ontario. For more information about the Ontario's Choice Awards, please visit www.attractionsontario.ca/ontarioschoice.

Attractions Ontario is a non-profit association, dedicated solely to optimizing attendance for their member attractions. As the only province-wide trade association dedicated exclusively to the attractions sector of the tourism industry, Attractions Ontario members encompass over 500 public and privately owned attractions in numerous categories such as amusement parks, historical sites, cultural activities, arts & entertainment and adventure tourism.

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For more information contact:

Kate March
Director of Communications
Attractions Ontario
Telephone Number: 416-868-4FUN (4386)
Fax Number: 416-868-0386
kate@attractionsontario.ca
www.attractionsontario.ca




TORONTO ZOO IS PROUD TO PARTICIPATE IN THE BIOBLITZ CANADA 150 IN JUNE 2017

FOR MORE DETAILS!





UPCOMING EVENTS
ENRICHMENT EXTRAVAGANZA



Saturday's in December
African Rainforest Pavilion, 1:30 pm



Ring-tailed Lemurs are one of the more widely recognized of all lemur species due to their long black and white ringed tails. Native only to the Island of Madagascar, they also happen to be one of the most terrestrial of all lemur species. Come out to the African Rainforest every Saturday in December at 1:30 pm to see our Lemurs receive special enrichment and learn more about these incredible primates.






9:30AM to 3:30PM
COST (per child): $40 Zoo Member, $50 Non-Member
Additional siblings are half price!

Parents, drop off your kids for a fun day at the Zoo while you finish up your holiday shopping. Your child's day will be a wild mix of Zoo tours, an animal encounter, a visit to our giant pandas, crafts, games, and a festive afternoon with snacks and treats. What a great way to fill a winter weekend!

Please Note: Please provide your child with a nut free morning snack and lunch.

Taxes are included. Payment is required at time of registration.

The Toronto Zoo reserves the right to cancel any program due to insufficient registration.





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CURRENT ZOO HOURS :



9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. daily

Last admission one hour before closing.
The Toronto Zoo is open year round (except Dec. 25th).

ADMISSION FEES :


General Admission (13-64): $23
Seniors (65+): $18
Children (3-12): $14
Children (2 and under): FREE
Members: FREE
Prices include tax as applicable
Parking is $12 year round

For more information, contact Amanda Chambers at (416) 392-5974.

Events and admission prices subject to change without notice.



For general information visit

torontozoo.com

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The Toronto Zoo is Canada’s premier zoo and a national leader in saving wildlife to ensure the rich diversity of nature for future generations. More than a tourist attraction, the Toronto Zoo boasts a number of leading programs for helping wildlife and their natural habitats – from species reintroduction to reproductive research. A world-class educational centre for people of all ages, the Toronto Zoo is open every day except December 25 and attracts approximately 1.3 million visitors each year.

Toronto Zoo is accredited by CAZA (Canada's Accredited Zoos and Aquariums) and AZA (Association of Zoos and Aquariums). Look for these logos whenever you visit a Canadian zoo as your assurance that you are supporting a facility dedicated to providing excellent care for animals, a great experience for you, and a better future for all living things. For more information, visit caza.ca and aza.org

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