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City of Atlanta and Fulton County Family Days

WHAT:
Zoo Atlanta hosts City of Atlanta and Fulton County Family Days presented by PNC and sponsored by Kaiser Permanente on Saturday and Sunday, November 9 and 10, 2019. On these two dates, guests who can demonstrate residence in the City of Atlanta or Fulton County or employment in City of Atlanta Government or Fulton County Government will receive free admission for two adults and up to four children per party.

Recognized forms of identification:

City of Atlanta or Fulton County residents: Recognized forms of ID include a Georgia driver’s license; State of Georgia-issued voter identification; or water, gas or light utility bill demonstrating residence in the City of Atlanta or Fulton County.

Employees of City of Atlanta Government or Fulton County Government: Recognized forms of ID include a City of Atlanta employee identification card or Fulton County Government employee identification card.

Annual City of Atlanta and Fulton County Family Days have been extremely well-attended in previous years; Members and guests should expect a high volume of visitors in the Zoo on both days. Guests are encouraged to arrive early and consider alternative transportation such as MARTA, carpooling or ride-share, as parking will be very limited. Visit zooatlanta.org for full details on eligibility and tips for planning a visit.

The admission offer is valid only on Saturday and Sunday, November 9 and 10, 2019, and may not be combined with any other discount or promotion; offer not valid online.

WHEN:                   
Saturday and Sunday, November 9 and 10, 2019   

WHERE:                  
Zoo Atlanta 
800 Cherokee Avenue, S.E.
Atlanta, GA  30315

CONTACT:         
Rachel Davis, Director of Communications
404.624.2812 – office 
404.309.2238 – cell
rdavis@zooatlanta.org

Gavin Johnson, Public Relations and Communications Specialist
404.624.5980 – office 
gjohnson@zooatlanta.org

ABOUT:               
About Zoo Atlanta
A proud accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), the gold standard for animal care and welfare, Zoo Atlanta has a mission to save wildlife and their habitats through conservation, research, education and engaging experiences. The Zoo is home to more than 1,000 animals representing more than 200 species from around the world, many of them endangered or critically endangered. Highlights include giant pandas, including Ya Lun and Xi Lun, the only giant panda twins in the U.S.; one of North America’s largest zoological populations of great apes; and a global center of excellence for the care and study of reptiles and amphibians. Recent transformations include Scaly Slimy Spectacular: The Amphibian and Reptile Experience, home to more than 70 species in the world’s first LEED Gold-certified reptile and amphibian complex. Experiences include behind-the-scenes Wild Encounters with African lions, Aldabra giant tortoises, giant pandas and lemurs. Zoo Atlanta is open year-round with the exceptions of Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Keeper Talks, interactive wildlife presentations, education programs and special events run year-round. For more information, visit zooatlanta.org.

NOW OPEN: the all-new African Savanna, featuring new and expanded habitats for African elephants, giraffes, zebras, ostriches, warthogs and meerkats. The African Savanna is part of the Zoo’s landmark Grand New View transformation. Future elements include Savanna Hall, a state-of-the-art special event destination, and a new grand entry plaza, opening in early 2020. For more on the Zoo’s mission and conservation programs and partnerships, visit zooatlanta.org/conservation or download the 2018 conservation report, Beyond the Zoo.

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