ZOObilation Member-Only Event Returns to Audubon Zoo
- Sun Bear
- Halloween Enrichment Zoo51
- Spider Monkey
- Alligator TrainingAlligator training photographed Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. Trainers work with “Tchompatoulas”, an adult white alligator, on target training. If the alligator correctly executes the movements they have been trained to do, they receive a reward of food. The white coloring of the gator is a result of leucism, a genetic abnormality similar to albinism.
- PeacocksPeacocks wandering the grounds of Audubon Zoo Misc. Animal Portrait Audubon Zoo Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Audubon Members will get the red-carpet treatment at ZOObiliation, the exclusive Membership appreciation event set for Wednesday, June 9, on the picturesque grounds of Audubon Zoo.
ZOObilation is an afternoon of family fun for kids of all ages, and it's FREE and open only for Audubon Members! Members will enjoy exclusive access to Audubon Zoo while enjoying social-distancing-friendly activities for all ages. The Members-only afternoon of family fun begins at 4:30 p.m. and ends at 7:30 p.m.
Active Members must reserve their Zoobilation tickets in advance online. Members can reserve their spot online HERE.
“ZOObilation is our special way of thanking Audubon Members,’’ said Audubon Nature Institute President and CEO Ron Forman. “With your Membership, you are supporting a cornerstone of the community, advancing conservation efforts, and providing outstanding care for your favorite animals.’’
ZOObilation offers opportunities unavailable during regular hours, including extra discounts on Zoo concessions and gift shop purchases. Special activities include A-MAZE-ING Maze, Challenge Island: STEM Based Activities for Kids, and Tulane Child Development resources.
All active Members are invited to ZOObilation. Renew or purchase an Audubon Membership today to attend ZOObilation on June 9. Zoo visitors can sign up to become a member on the day of the event.
Blankets, lawn chairs, and wagons are welcome at ZOObiliation. No outside food, beverages, or tents are allowed. Guest passes are not accepted at this event. The Zoo will close at 3 p.m. on June 9 to prepare for ZOObilation.
Audubon Nature Institute operates a family of museums, parks and research facilities dedicated to celebrating the wonders of nature. Through innovative live animal exhibits, education programs, and scientific discovery, Audubon makes a meaningful contribution to preserving wildlife for the future. Audubon Nature Institute flagships include Audubon Park, Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Entergy Giant Screen Theater, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Audubon Louisiana Nature Center, Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Species Survival Center, Woldenberg Riverfront Park and Audubon Wilderness Park. Ron Forman is President and CEO of Audubon Nature Institute.