BATTLE CREEK, MI — Celebrate your Mom with a special visit to Binder Park Zoo this Mother’s Day! Moms will receive 50% off the regular admission when accompanied by their children or grandchildren on Mother’s Day. The zoo will be open on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 12th from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. Take mom on a safari through Wild Africa to see our African painted dog mom Ghost, her mate Verizon and their litter of eleven pups now on exhibit! Feed the giraffe, count zebras, and say hello to the African lions, too. Make sure to take Mom to one of our ZooKeeper Tails! Learn about the animals from the people who know them best – the ZooKeepers! These informal talks take place at the Conservation Discovery Center at 11:30 am, the African painted dog exhibit at 12:00 pm, and the Red River hog exhibit at 1:00 pm.
Kalahari Kitchen and Beulah’s Restaurant will be open to treat your Mom to lunch or a snack. Take a spin on the Conservation Carousel or a ride on the newly renovated Z.O. & O. train! Celebrate your Mom and make family memories with a special visit to the zoo on Mother’s Day.
Binder Park Zoo is open Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Regular admission is $14.25 for adults, $12.25 for children and $13.25 for seniors. Children under the age of two are admitted free. Wagons, wheelchairs and electric scooters are available to rent. Advance scooter reservations are recommended. For additional visitor information or to learn about education programs and special events, go to our website,www.binderparkzoo.org [binderparkzoo.org]. Follow the zoo on Facebook for more updates!
Binder Park Zoo is located at 7400 Division Drive in Battle Creek, three miles south of I-94, exit 100.
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