Wild Shots Photo Contest: 7/1/19 - 8/31/19
Gulf Breeze Zoo is calling shutterbugs of all ages to enter their photos in 2019 Wild Shots Photo Contest. Snap funny family pictures or the perfect animal poses. Scenery, silly faces and animal antics are encouraged. Contest ends August 31, 2019.
Starting July 1, you can submit up to 5 photos online, based on category. Categories include:
Photos taken and submitted by any person 2 -12 years of age.
Photos taken and submitted by any person 13 years and older.
All photos are eligible for the People’s Choice Award. These photos can be taken and submitted by any age group, any skill level. Winners will be selected by voters on the Gulf Breeze Zoo’s Facebook page.
World Orangutan Day: 8/19/19
The Gulf Breeze Zoo is launching a conservation raffle just in time for World Orangutan Day, August 19th. The Zoo has partnered with the Sumatran Orangutan Society to restore and protect jungle habitat in northern Sumatra, with the goal to preserve wild orangutans. One-hundred percent of raffle proceeds will go directly to programs in the field.
Everyone can participate in this exciting event with the purchase of a $5 raffle ticket, and you do not have to be present to win or even visit the zoo. On-line tickets can be purchased from anywhere in the world! The grand prize includes: a large one-of-a-kind hand-painted canvas done by all six orangutans at the Gulf Breeze Zoo, as well as a large orangutan plush, and a beautiful hard cover Orangutan photo/fact book. Tickets can be purchased online or in person at the Zoo until September, 30th.Book online now!
Homeschool Day: 9/20/19
Meet up with other homeschool groups in the area for a day of learning, fun and fellowship. Parents and homeschooled students are a special rate of only $10 each, includes train ride. Join us for special educational programming including Meet-A-Zookeeper talks!
Boo at the Zoo 2019
6 new dates to choose from! October 12, 13, 19, 20, 26 & 27, 2019
Trick-or-Treat with all your favorite animals!
Boo at the Zoo offers 6 days of scare-free, daytime fun for children and their families. Join our safe zoo neighborhood of Halloween entertainment, with kid-friendly fun around every corner. Includes trick-or-treat trail with candy, treats and toys, bounce houses, face painting, balloon animals, a critter touch zone and the entire Zoo!