Blog Posts tagged in "Virginia Zoo"

The USO of Hampton Roads and Central Virginia with the Virginia Zoo in Norfolk present 2017 Military Appreciation Day! WHEN: Oct 8th, 2017 10:00 AM EDT (1000Q) WHERE: Virginia Zoo 3500 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23504 This great partnership with the Virginia Zoo, allows us to provide FREE ADMISSION to Active Duty Military, Retired, National Guard, Reserves, and dependents. This is a fun day for military families that all ages can enjoy. We will have children’s games, giveaways, inflatables, face painting, and maybe one of your favorite super heroes! Stay tuned for more information!! Oct 8th, 2017... read more

The Annual Military Appreciation Day At The Virginia Zoo Is October 9, 2016! UPDATED: DUE TO HURRICANE MATTHEW THIS EVENT IS RE-SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 13, 2016 Mark your calendars for this fantastic day offering FREE ADMISSION to the Virginia Zoo for active duty, guard, reserve, DOD civilians, and their families (with id) This Fun filled day is hosted by The USO of HRCV and includes free zoo admission, games, inflatables, face painting and more! Learn more about The Virginia Zoo and USO of HRCV on MilitaryBridge ... read more

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY AT THE VIRGINIAZOO With The USO of HRCV! Event Date: September 27, 2015 - RESCHEDULED DUE TO WEATHER! From 10am-4pm This includes all Active Duty Military, Retirees, Reserve/National Guard, DoD Civilians and their eligible dependents with valid ID card. Learn more about the Virginia Zoo and The USO of HRCV ... read more

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Exciting News From The Virginia Zoo and Virginia Aquarium~ Member Partner Swap For The Month Of October! Below is the Press Release and Details: The Virginia Zoo, in Norfolk, Va., and the Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center, in Virginia Beach, Va., are participating in a member swap during the month of October. “We are excited to be involved in this partnership that really shows how dynamic the world of wildlife is and demonstrates a shared interest of the two cities, its wildlife conservation institutions and its members. And what a great deal for all,” said Greg Bockheim the Zoo’s E... read more

Military Appreciation Day at The Virginia Zoois Sunday October 12, 2014 from 10am-4pm! This is such a wonderful event and opportunity for military families to spend a great day full of activities at the Virginia Zoo. Open to all Active Duty Military, Retirees, Reserve/National Guard, DoD Civilians and their eligible dependents with valid ID card. To receive a FREE goodie bag at the event click here to get your coupon. To learn more about The Virginia Zoo and Military Discounts they offer on admission and membership visit them on MilitaryBridge. To learn more about The USO of HRCV visit their ... read more

ZOO GROOVES RETURNS! Norfolk, Va. - Get ready for a roarin' good time with today's top 40 hits at the Virginia Zoo's Event Field Saturday, June 28 . The Virginia Zoo and Monarch Bank kick off the 2014 Zoo Grooves summer concert series with Cover This; a band featuring current hit songs from artists like Adele, Katy Perry, Maroon 5, Neon Trees and more! " Concerts at the Zoo are crazy fun ," said Greg Bockheim, the Zoo's executive director. " It's a family-friendly evening to enjoy some music, your favorite summer foods and a splash in the water fountains." Gates open at 5:30 p.m. and performa... read more

FATHER'S DAY OFFER FROM THE VIRGINIA ZOO! CELEBRATE FATHER'S DAY WITH THE ZOO NORFOLK, Va. - The Virginia Zoo is celebrating Father's Day with discounts in the Zoo gift shop and free train rides for dads on Father's Day, Sunday, June 15, 2014 . "Fathers play a key role in providing for, protecting and educating the young in many animal species, and in human families, as well," said Greg Bockheim, the Virginia Zoo's executive director. "These discounts are our way of honoring fathers for everything they do." Fathers who bring proof of fatherhood -- a child of any age -- can enjoy discounts at ... read more

Great offer from Virginia Zoo and Children's Museum of Virginia for a limited time-May 1-May 31st! Let your imagination roam...free! For the entire month of May, use your Virginia Zoo membership card (and valid photo ID) to receive FREE admission to the Children's Museum of Virginia , in Portsmouth. You must present your membership card and valid photo ID. Admissions are limited to your level of Zoo/Museum memberships. The Virginia Zoo has so much to offer if you do not currently have a membership you may want to consider one. Make today your day of adventure at the Virginia Zoo! Journey to m... read more

This Saturday April 19th, 2014The Virginia Zoo hosts"The Party For The Planet" Event! Party for the Planet 2014! A Celebration of Earth Day and Animal Enrichment The Virginia Zoo is hosting a Party for the Planet Saturday, April 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It's a celebration of Earth and animals that will bring out your wild side, and provide information about conservation steps you can take to protect natural habitats locally and around the world. Activities and exhibits will include informational presentations, animal enrichment activities and crafts at the Zoo Event Pavilion. Watch keepers d... read more

PRESS RELEASE VIRGINIA ZOO! NEW AT THE ZOO: WALLABIES NORFOLK, Va. - Wallabies are now receiving visitors at the Virginia Zoo's Australia exhibit. "We had a unique opportunity to acquire wild wallabies from New Zealand, where they are not native and not welcome," said Greg Bockheim, the Zoo's executive director. "Now the wallabies have a new home, bringing valuable genetic diversity to populations in the U.S. and providing a fitting addition here, as we transition Australia to a walk-through exhibit." The Zoo's Australia exhibit is scheduled to become a walk-through habitat this summer, but t... read more

If you have a membership to either The Virginia Zoo or The Portsmouth Children's Museum, I have great news for you! THE VIRGINIA ZOO AND CHILDREN'S MUSEUM ARE SHARING MEMBERS FOR THEHOLIDAYS!! NORFOLK, Va. - The Virginia Zoo, in Norfolk, Va., and the Children's Museum of Virginia, in Portsmouth, Va., are helping their members celebrate the holiday season by honoring each other's memberships Dec. 14 through 31, 2013 . "Educating and entertaining children are central to both organizations, and we both wanted to do a little something for our members this holiday season," said Greg Bockheim, exec... read more