One of the best zoos in Florida, the Palm Beach Zoo responsibly demonstrates its commitment to excellence in wildlife research and conservation by rescue, rehabilitation and propagation. The Zoo is a 23-acre facility with more than 500 animals, including some of the world’s most endangered. The facility is proud to be one of the few zoos in America which can provide their animals with outdoor housing year-round.
You will always find good park reviews for the PBZ, making it one of the best attractions in West Palm Beach.
Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society
Location: 1301 Summit Blvd West Palm Beach, FL, 33405
Contacts: (561) 533-0887 | Find more information & Special Events Calendar here: www.palmbeachzoo.org
Especial Events This Month
⇒ Roar & Pour: Saturday May 13, 4:30pm – 9:00pm
Our first Roar & Pour of 2017 kicks off from 4:30-9p presenting the amazing Heart tribute band… LifeLine! The whole Zoo is open to explore along with up close animal encounters – at 5p the Summer Grill opens with Seattle inspired menu items in honor of Heart’s hometown, the Tiki Bar also opens with beer, wine and a Due South Brewing tap-takeover! LifeLine takes the stage at 7:30p with a 90 minute set of Heart’s biggest hits! More info here: www.palmbeachzoo.org/roar-and-pour-2017
⇒ Stacey Konwiser Memorial Save The Tiger 5K: Saturday May 20, 7:30am
REGISTRATION IS OPEN to Run or Walk on May 20th!
It’s estimated that there are fewer than 250 Malayan tigers left in the wild. Proceeds from this RUN/WALK help support our partnership with the Wildlife Conservation Society at Endau Rompin National Park in Malaysia to protect tigers and their habitat. The course for this run takes you directly past our Tiger River habitat! Every runner gets a tech-style, short-sleeve, polyester, running shirt available in men’s and women’s sizes. More information here: www.palmbeachzoo.org/save-the-tiger-5k-2017
⇒ Snooze-a-pa-ZOO-za Family Overnight: Friday May 26, 7:00pm -8:30am
WHOOO wants to spend the night at the zoo Memorial Day weekend? Enjoy an evening of themed activities including up-close animal encounters, detective games, crafts, and a night time tour. Pizza and continental breakfast are included. Activities are geared for children 6 and up and a minimum of one adult is required per family. Pre-registration is required.
More information here: www.palmbeachzoo.org/family-overnights
⇒ Food Truck Safari: Saturday May 27, 4:30pm – 9:00pm
Explore the Zoo in search of your favorite wildlife and Palm Beach County’s best gourmet food trucks. Trucks (windows open at 5p) are spread throughout the Zoo with two live music locations and two cash bars. The Fountain Plaza Tiki Bar (also opens at 5p) features a local craft brewery tap-takeover. Check www.palmbeachzoo.org/food-truck-safari-2017 for updated truck and brewery lists.
• WOW! – “Wings Over Water” – Daily @ 2:30 p.m.
• “Wild Things Show” – Daily @ 1 p.m.
• Daily Animal Enrichments – Get to know some of our resident animals during our daily keeper talks and informative feeding & enrichment encounters.
Flamingo Talk – 10:30 a.m., Spider Monkey Talk – 11:00 a.m., Jaguar Talk – 11:30 a.m., Alligator Talk – 12 noon, Bear Talk – 12:30 p.m., Wild Things Show – 1:00 p.m., Howler Monkey Talk – 1:30 p.m., Tiger Talk – 2:00 p.m., Koala Talk – 3:00 p.m., and Siamang Talk – 3:30 p.m.
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More About The Zoological Society of the Palm Beaches:
The Zoological Society of the Palm Beaches exists to protect wildlife and wildlife habitat, and to inspire others to value and conserve the natural world. We advance our conservation mission through endangered species propagation, education, health and wellness, field research, and conservation medicine. Our sustainable and responsible business practices and local, national and global partnerships enable the Palm Beach Zoo to support national and international conservation, species survival, and habitat preservation.
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