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A Free, Fun-Filled Fathers Day At The Zoo

Media Alert: Wednesday, June 06, 2012


June 6, 2012

Jennifer Wilson                                
Communications Manager

WHAT:            Father’s Day Promotion at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.
WHO:              All fathers visiting the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium with a paid child admission.
WHEN:           Father’s Day, June 17, 2012 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
WHERE:        Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
WHY:              Make dad’s day this Father’s Day with a family trip to the Zoo! All dads get in free with a paid child’s admission. Children of all ages can bring dad for this free, fun-filled day by paying    general admission prices.
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The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is home to more than 10,000 animals representing over 575 species from around the globe. The Zoo complex is a recreational and education destination that includes the 22-acre Zoombezi Bay water park and18-hole Safari Golf Club. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium also operates the Wilds, a 10,000-acre conservation center and safari park located in southeastern Ohio. The Zoo is a regional attraction with global impact; contributing more than $1 million annually to support over 70 conservation projects worldwide. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the Columbus Zoo has earned Charity Navigator’s prestigious 4-star rating.