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NOTICE: The Sacramento Zoological Society is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Kyle Burks as the new Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Sacramento Zoo! Read more at the Zoo's blog.

 

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   Animal Updates
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New Animals

On exhibit youngsters
   Mongoose Lemur, born June 9

Off exhbit youngsters
   Black & White Ruffed Lemurs
   African Lion cubs

New species on exhibit
   African Pygmy Falcon
   Green Acouchi

 

Zoo News & Events

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New Yellow-footed Rock Wallabies
Nine female Yellow-fooeted Rock Wallabies are now in the Australian Outback exhibit. Please keep quiet at the exhibit while they adjust to their new home.
> Read the full blog

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Family Overnight Safaris            Registration Now Open!
See the Zoo in a whole new light...moonlight! Grab your tent and sleeping bags and bring the family to discover which animals take over the night shift.
> Register for a Family Overnight Safari

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Twilight Thursday - Mick Martin & The Blues Rockers    July 2: 5:30 to 8 pm
Spend the summer nights at the Zoo with live music, food and drinks! Live music by Mick Martin & The Blues Rockers on the main stage and Equinox Jazz at Jazz with Giraffes. No outside alcohol allowed.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Twilight Thursday - Arden Park Roots             July 9: 5:30 to 8 pm
Spend the summer nights at the Zoo with live music, food and drinks! Live music by Arden Park Roots on the main stage and Symposium at Jazz with Giraffes. No outside alcohol allowed.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Estate Planning Safari    July 11: 11 am to 12:30 pm
Local attorney and estate planning specialist Mark S. Drobny will help you navigate through a jungle of topics in this free, informative seminar.
> Estate Planning Safari information and RSVP

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Wells Fargo Wednesdays     July 15, 22, 29: 9 am to 4 pm
Thanks to Wells Fargo, up to four kids, ages 2-11 will be admitted for free with a paid adult on Wells Fargo Wednesdays! Kids get one free ride ticket.
> Up to four kids ages 2-11 free with paid adult

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Twilight Thursday - The Count                   July 16: 5:30 to 8 pm
Spend the summer nights at the Zoo with live music, food and drinks! Live music by The Count on the main stage and Babzmatazz at Jazz with Giraffes. No outside alcohol allowed.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Twilight Thursday - Nickel Slots               July 23: 5:30 to 8 pm
Spend the summer nights at the Zoo with live music, food and drinks! Live music by Nickel Slots on the main stage and Reggie Graham Project at Jazz with Giraffes. No outside alcohol allowed.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Twilight Thursday - Mania!                       July 30: 5:30 to 8 pm
Spend the summer nights at the Zoo with live music, food and drinks! Live music by Mania!, Beatles tribute band on the main stage and Equinox Jazz at Jazz with Giraffes. No outside alcohol allowed.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Zoo Closes Early at 1:30 pm    August 15: 1:30 pm
The Zoo will close early on August 15th at 1:30 pm for Ice Cream Safari setup.
> Hours and prices

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Ice Cream Safari     August 15: 4 to 8 pm
Bring the family out for all-you-can-eat Baskin Robbins ice cream and Coca-cola drinks for a brain-freezing summer tradition! Zoo closes at 1:30 pm.
> Tickets now on sale!

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Bingo Night at Florin Road Bingo    August 25: 5 to 8:30 pm
Join us for a fun night of bingo! Your ticket includes a delicious dinner, non-alcoholic drinks and eight rounds of bingo with the change to win cash prizes.
> Register for Bingo Night

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Wild Affair Gala Fundraiser    October 3: 5 to 10 pm
An exotic evening awaits you! Enjoy a delicious farm-to-fork meal, live entertainment, exclusive behind-the-scenes animal tours, hosted cocktails and wine, live and silent auction. Zoo closes early at 1:30 pm.
> Reserve your seat! Event will sell out.

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Give Your Ride
Donate your car, truck, boat or RV to benefit the Sacramento Zoo! The towing is free and the donation is tax deductible. Donate online or call 1-866-570-7318.
> Vehicle donation information

 

 

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Who we are!

Open since 1927, the Sacramento Zoo is home to over 140 native, rare and endangered species and is one of over 200 accredited institutions of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.  The Zoo is wholly managed by the nonprofit Sacramento Zoological Society and inspires conservation awareness through education and recreation.

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