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It’s always a great time of year to visit the Rosamond Gifford Zoo. For details, go to website (www.RosamondGiffordZoo.org) or call them at 435-8511.

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Posted: Friday, December 4th, 2009 @ 9:00 pm by Curt
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Asian Elephant Extravaganza

August 22

Rosamond Gifford Zoo
One Conservation Place
Syracuse, NY 13204 
(315) 435-8511

10 am to 4 pm

Free with Zoo admission.

Asian Elephant Extravaganza is an opportunity for the Rosamond Gifford Zoo to celebrate the present Asian elephant collection and highlight their intelligence, strength, size and culture. The Zoo is home to four Asian elephants, Indy, Siri, Romani and Kirina.Event highlights include a demonstration of ceremonial elephant face painting, a tradition in Asian cultures, will the days’ activities. Visitors will be able to guess an elephant’s weight, and even see how an elephant gets a pedicure! Crafts and biofact stations will also be available for families to enjoy and learn more about Asian elephants and their endangered status.Elephant demonstrations will take place both days displaying the amazing strength and skill of these large mammals.

Posted: Monday, August 17th, 2009 @ 5:42 pm by Lynn
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Tuesday nite Sunset Safari

Rosamond Gifford Zoo • One Conservation Place, Syracuse, NY 13204 • (315) 435-8511

5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Member advance sale tickets – $5.00 for each event night
Non-member advance sale tickets – $6.50 for each event night
At the door – $8.00 for everyone

Children under 2 are free

Enjoy live entertainment and the animals, too!  A cash bar, light dinners and gourmet picnics for two or more are available for an additional charge.  Watch the sunset and take in a relaxing evening at the Zoo!  For more information, or to purchase tickets , please call (315) 435-8511 x113.  Download a menu/order form by clicking here or see menu below.  NOTE: Meals must be ordered at least one day in advance.

For Live Music line up and Sunset Safari Menu go to:

http://www.rosamondgiffordzoo.org/tuesday-nights

Posted: Monday, July 13th, 2009 @ 7:53 pm by Lynn
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Penguin Palooza

July 26th

Rosamond Gifford Zoo • One Conservation Place, Syracuse, NY 13204 • (315) 435-8511

5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Member advance sale tickets – $8
Non-member advance sale tickets – $12
At the door – $15 for everyone

There’s fun for the whole family at this year’s Penguin Palooza.  Come out to the Zoo for an evening of ice cream, face painting, moon bounces and many more activities that kids of all ages will enjoy.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call (315) 435-8511 x113.

http://www.rosamondgiffordzoo.org

Posted: Monday, July 13th, 2009 @ 7:48 pm by Lynn
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easter bunnyBreakfast & Lunch with the Bunny at the Zoo

April 11th
10 am to 11 am
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Rosamond Gifford Zoo
One Conservation Place
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315) 435-8511

$12 per person includes zoo admission

Registration Required
Hop on over to the zoo and enjoy a buffet meal with spring’s most popular animal
– the bunny! Join us for an hour full of food and fun. Each child receives a treat
from the bunny. Breakfast is from 10-11am; Lunch is from 12:30-1:30pm.
http://rosamondgiffordzoo.org/

Posted: Sunday, April 5th, 2009 @ 5:15 pm by Lynn
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