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Conservation Leadership Lecture Series at Zoo Expands

Conservation Leadership Lecture Series at Zoo Expands

  The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society is announcing the first-ever expansion of the Conservation Leadership Lecture Series for 2014, generously sponsored by Florida Crystals Corporation. In the second lecture in the series, “An Evening with Carlton Ward, Jr.,” guests will hear from

Zoo Employees Reduce Carbon Footprint

Zoo Employees Reduce Carbon Footprint

Employees at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society are taking action to reduce the Zoo’s overall carbon footprint as part of a fuel reduction initiative, and have already saved greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to 0.71 metric tons of carbon dioxide. Since the launch on February 3, 2014,

ZOOvies Returns, Showing “We Bought a Zoo”

ZOOvies Returns, Showing “We Bought a Zoo”

The public is invited to enjoy an evening exploring the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society, followed by an inspiring family movie under the stars during the Zoo’s second “ZOOvies,” on Friday, March 28, 2014. The movie shown will be “We Bought A Zoo,” presented by Twilight Features.  The

Breakfast with the Bunny is Back

Breakfast with the Bunny is Back

REGISTER NOW >> Out of the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society’s hundreds of animals, one in particular will be an “egg-xtra” special guest in April, when “Breakfast with the Bunny” returns in time for Easter 2014. Guests are invited to hop into the Zoo and join in “egg-citing” egg hunts,

“Green Market” Stand Opens at Zoo

“Green Market” Stand Opens at Zoo

The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society is announcing a “Green Market” stand outside the Zoo on alternate Saturdays that will offer guests fresh produce for sale, mirroring the Zoo’s conservation mission of inspiring people to act on behalf of wildlife. The “Green Market” is part of the

“Food Truck Safari” Returns to Palm Beach Zoo

“Food Truck Safari” Returns to Palm Beach Zoo

A popular event, the “Food Truck Safari,” returns to the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society on Friday, March 21, 2014, from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The public is invited to enjoy some of South Florida’s best food trucks, up-close animal encounters, live music and two beer and wine bars for

Tapir Calf Receives Name Chosen by Local Students

Tapir Calf Receives Name Chosen by Local Students

A three-week-old female Baird’s tapir calf at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society now has a name, voted upon by students at Palmetto Elementary School in West Palm Beach, Florida. With 258 votes, Luna is the winning name, versus 75 votes for Sandía, and 112 votes for Dulce. Zookeeper

Volunteers Needed for “Brew at the Zoo 2014”

Volunteers Needed for “Brew at the Zoo 2014”

The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society is asking for volunteers for “Brew at the Zoo 2014," Palm Beach County’s most unique craft beer festival, which will take place at the Zoo on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. More than sixty volunteers are needed to help the event,

“Save the Florida Panther Day” Celebration at the Zoo

“Save the Florida Panther Day” Celebration at the Zoo

The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society is honoring Florida’s state animal during “Save the Florida Panther Day” on March 15, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Zoo. Mirasol, a native Florida panther, will be the Zoo’s star attraction during the family-friendly event designed to highlight

Brew at the Zoo Returns for 2014

Brew at the Zoo Returns for 2014

"Brew at the Zoo," Palm Beach County’s most unique craft beer festival, returns to the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. With more than 25 craft breweries, live music, delicious food and up-close animal encounters, event organizers