December 28, 2012: The Toledo Zoo presents Winter Weekends all through January and February, 2013, featuring half-price admission (Lucas County residents get an extra discount) and sizzling activities every weekend. Itís frosty fun that might just make you forget itís winter!
Each Winter Weekend offers cool activities in warm places, from magic and puppet shows to ice-carving demonstrations, live dance performances and hands-on science. Thatís on top of Cabin Fever Feeds, where youíll watch your favorite Zoo animals chow down all across the Zoo, from vultures and orangutans to hornbills and giant spiders.
In addition to half-price admission in January and February, the Zoo offers free admission to Lucas County residents from Saturday, January 19 through Monday, January 21. Donít miss special visits with everyoneís favorite monster, Elmo, on Saturday, January 19! Saturday also features Science Day in Natureís Neighborhood, sponsored by BP Husky Refining LLC, with hands-on science fun and Imagination Station activities. The Zoo offers a similar Lucas County Appreciation Weekend over Presidentís Day weekend in February.
In January, the Toledo Zoo is open daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, visit toledozoo.org or call 419.385.4040. Lucas County residents are admitted free of charge each Monday from 10 a.m. to noon. ID showing proof of residency is required.
Visit toledozoo.org/winter for a schedule of activities, all offered free with regular half-price admission.