Chattanooga Zoo

1:23pm

Mon December 1, 2014
Happenings

Holiday Lights Brighten the Chattanooga Zoo

The Chattanooga Zoo is celebrating the holidays in style with evening strolls through holiday lights, half price Wednesdays, and a special wish list for the animals. 

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10:09am

Thu November 13, 2014
Community

New Plans for the Chattanooga Zoo Giraffe Exhibit

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The Chattanooga Zoo Strategic Plan includes a new exhibit housing giraffes and lions. 

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1:55pm

Tue August 19, 2014
Happenings

Celebrate the Purple Lady's Birthday with the Chattanooga Zoo 8/20

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The Chattanooga Zoo is hosting a Perfectly Purple Celebration on Wednesday August 20, 2014  in celebration of the 80th  birthday of the Purple Lady. 

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10:11am

Tue February 25, 2014
Happenings

'Cocktails' Event 2/28 Supports Conservation at Chattanooga Zoo

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Cocktails for Conservation is an annual event that supports on-going wildlife conservation programs at the Chattanooga Zoo

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11:18am

Thu November 21, 2013
Community

They've Got Coyotes. Now Roadrunners Arrive at Chattanooga Zoo

Acme and Meeks, a pair of roadrunners, look around their new home at the Chattanooga Zoo.
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The Chattanooga Zoo has two new arrivals at its Deserts and Forests of the World Exhibition: a pair of roadrunners.  One is named Meeks; the other, in true Looney Tunes style, is named Acme.  WUTC's Mark Colbert visited the zoo to meet the speedy birds.

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10:11am

Mon July 22, 2013
Fundraiser

‘Q & Brew’ BBQ Contest July 27th Will Benefit Chattanooga Zoo

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Q n' Brew at the Chattanooga Zoo will be Saturday, July 27th  from 5:30 - 8:00 PM. 

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10:02am

Thu June 13, 2013
Grand Opening for Forests of the World

Go Bananas for Reptiles at the Chattanooga Zoo

Komodo Dragon
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The Chattanooga Zoo is opening the new exhibit "Forests of the World" on the annual Go Bananas Day on Saturday, June 15th. 

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9:44am

Wed May 15, 2013
Spirits in the Wild

Dragons at the Zoo

Komodo Dragon
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Spirits in the Wild is an annual fundraiser for the Chattanooga Zoo and this year the event includes a sneak peek at the Komodo Dragons that will live in the newest exhibit, Deserts and Forests of the World. 

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9:31am

Thu December 6, 2012
Holiday at the Zoo

Santa and Snow Leopards

The animals at the Chattanooga Zoo have updated their wish lists while holiday lights brighten the night in a stroll through the zoo. 

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9:49am

Fri October 5, 2012
Community

A zoo full of balls and boos

The Chattanooga Zoo welcomes Jack Hanna as the special guest for the Banana Ball on October 13th. 

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3:41pm

Thu March 29, 2012
Happy Birthday To Zoo, Happy Birthday To Zoo

Remembering 75 Years Of Chattanooga Zoo History (Bunny Hugs Included)

The Chattanooga Zoo is celebrating its 75th anniversary.  In this segment, Marisa Ogles, the zoo's Director of Marketing & Communications, joins us to talk about zoo history--changes over the years, including the zoo's decline in the 1970s and modern revitalization.  We also get the details on 75 Days Of Fun (including Hug A Bunny Day), the big celebration leading up to the 75th birthday party on June 16th.

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