Category: Brevard Zoo

Shell-ebrate World Sea Turtle Day at Brevard Zoo on June 16, Features Special Activities

Shell-ebrate World Sea Turtle Day at the Zoo! Explore an obstacle course that simulates the challenges these animals face, play educational games, create a turtle-themed craft and meet representatives from local conservation organizations, including our very own Sea Turtle Healing Center.

SUMMER EVENT SPOTLIGHT: Brevard Zoo Hosts Arctic Blast Every Tuesday Through June and July

There’s nothing quite like summer heat in Florida, and Brevard Zoo plans on helping its guests stay cool with Arctic Blast Tuesdays. Every Tuesday in June and July at 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m., Zoo staff will place two or three 300-pound ice blocks in the Paws On “play lagoon,” a shallow water play area.

Grants From the Disney Conservation Fund and AZA Boosts Brevard Zoo’s Future Events

Brevard Zoo’s Party for the Planet, an Earth Day celebration scheduled for Saturday, April 20 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., will be “more fun and impactful than ever” thanks to a grant from the Disney Conservation Fund (DCF).

Brevard Zoo’s Two-Year-Old Rescued Female Bear Now Out and About for Visitors to See

When the Brevard Zoo announced they were building a home for rescued bears last fall, the excitement in the community was palpable. More than a year of planning and construction has finally paid off, and they are happy to say that their first bear is now ready to “meet” you!

U.S. News & World Report Rates Brevard Zoo Among Nation’s Best

U.S. News & World Report has released its list of the country’s 30 best zoos and Brevard Zoo is one of them. Author Kyle McCarthy praised the Zoo’s one-of-a-kind adventures, such as kayak tours and zip lining; educational offerings and easy-to-navigate layout.