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Archive: Chill Out on June 12 at Sunset at the Zoo

Supporter tickets are two for $300 if purchased by April 30

April 13, 2015


The Detroit Zoological Society’s annual Sunset at the Zoo fundraiser, presented by Strategic Staffing Solutions, promises to be the coolest event of the summer. Themed “Summer Chill” in celebration of the Detroit Zoo’s future Polk Penguin Conservation Center, Sunset takes place Friday, June 12, 2015, 7-11:30 p.m. The 21-and-older event is held rain or shine […]

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Archive: New Year Ushers in New ‘Era’ at Detroit Zoo

Mild weather gives visitors first look at zebra foal

April 2, 2015


Shortly after the ball dropped at midnight on January 1, 2015, the Detroit Zoo had something special to celebrate – an endangered male Grevy’s zebra born at 2:45 a.m. at the zebra habitat.   The foal – named Enzi, a Swahili word meaning “era” or “reign” – has been kept indoors during the frigid months since […]

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Archive: It’s Easy Being Green at Detroit Zoo’s GreenFest

Weekend event April 18-19 celebrates Earth Day

March 26, 2015


The Detroit Zoo will host its third annual GreenFest on Saturday, April 18, and Sunday, April 19, 2015, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The zoo-wide event is dedicated to celebrating Earth Day and educating the community about environmental stewardship. Each GreenFest guest who brings a cell phone for recycling will receive a reduced admission price […]

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