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The Birmingham Zoo and its Board of Directors is proud to announce Lori Perkins as the new deputy director of the Birmingham Zoo. more

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The Birmingham Zoo has been nationally recognized by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) for establishing excellence in diversity and inclusion with the Angela Peterson Excellence in Diversity Award. more

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The event will continue through Halloween. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

For 18 nights in October, the Birmingham Zoo will transform into a Halloween-themed destination for the annual Boo at the Zoo event. more

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Photo courtesy of Birmingham Zoo

The event will also feature an online auction that will open Sept. 7 on the zoo’s website. more

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Since his time at the Birmingham Zoo, Pfefferkorn has seen an upward trend of visits and worked on many projects. more

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Photo by Lexi Coon

On Saturday, Aug. 11, from 7 to 11 p.m., the zoo will host the event, featuring two 80s bands, a gaming truck and other 80s-themed entertainment. more

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Photo courtesy of Birmingham Zoo.

Craft beer lovers will find a haven at the fourth annual Zoo, Brews and Full Moon Bar-B-Que fundraiser at the Birmingham Zoo on Saturday, June 16, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. more

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Photo courtesy of Kiki Nolen-Schmidt.

For the first two weekends in May, The Birmingham Zoo will see people of all ages gather amongst the animals for two events: the annual zoo run and the Magic City Wine Fest. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

In lieu of its annual Food Truck Roundup fundraiser, PreSchool Partners is hosting the Rendezvous at the Zoo at The Birmingham Zoo on April 22. more

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Adults looking for an alternative to the typical Valentine’s Day dinner can find an option at the Birmingham Zoo. more

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Renderings courtesy of the Birmingham Zoo.

The new entrance, which is going to be built in the same area where the original entrance was located, is budgeted to cost about $8 million of the $18.6 million raised through the Renew the Zoo initiative. more

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Lexi Coon.

Pfefferkorn said he’s sure the turkeys appreciate the day off, but by Friday they’ll be back to continue to educate the community about local wildlife. more

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Photo by Erica Techo.

With the holiday season well underway, the Birmingham Zoo has set dates for its 24th annual Zoolight Safari. more

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Photo courtesy of BigStock.

Instead of tossing your old Christmas trees to the curb this year, take a moment to give them another breath of life. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Weekends are about to get a little bit spookier at the Birmingham Zoo with the return of its annual Halloween event, Boo at the Zoo. more

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The Henley Park event space is the first of three phases to improve the zoo. more

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Photo courtesy of Birmingham Zoo/Kiki-Nolen Schmidt.

Birmingham Zoo vets keep an eye on aging residents such as tiger, python, sloth. more

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Photo courtesy of Lynsey Weatherspoon.

After much planning, the Birmingham Zoo will be opening its event lawn, Henley Park, on Sept. 7. more

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

This summer, the Birmingham Zoo introduced a new event to its calendar: Special Saturdays. more

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