Behind the Scenes in Asian Tropics – When Asian Tropics opens in 2012 there will be many "green" innovations you won't see. For example, maintenance-free radiant-heated flooring (right) has been installed in several buildings and under the gibbon boardwalk to keep the path free of snow in the winter. A pipe underground in|
Asian Tropics will improve the water quality in City Park's Duck Lake by processing the water volume more often. We continue to raise funds for the $50 million project. You can support the effort by calling 720-337-1539 or donating online. You also can donate $5 through your cell phone! Just text DENZOO to 20222 and a one-time donation of $5.00 will be added to your mobile phone bill or deducted from your prepaid balance. Messaging & Data Rates May Apply. All charges are billed by and payable to your mobile service provider. All purchases must be authorized by the account holder. Service is available on most carriers. Donations are collected for the benefit of Denver Zoo by the Mobile Giving Foundation and subject to the terms found at www.hmgf.org/t. You can unsubscribe at any time by texting STOP to short code 20222; text HELP to 20222 for help." Learn more.
Final Date Night of 2011 Reveals Family Recipes – Join us on Sunday, August 28 for the final of Denver Zoo's popular Date Night events this year. Denver Zoo
Executive Chef Mike Manoli reveals some of his family recipes during Date Night: Culinary Secrets from 6-8 p.m. Enjoy a delicious dinner and a night to explore the zoo. Learn more.
Top Restaurants Join Brew Menu – You know Brew At The Zoo will offer the finest beers from Colorado's best breweries, but did you know the September 9 event will have fabulous food from Denver's top restaurants? Experience Colorado tastiest beers and food, all in one place and for one great price! Learn more.
Heroes Feted on August 27 – Do you have family or friends who are armed service members, police officers or firefighters? Spread the word about Denver Zoo's
Hero Appreciation Night on Saturday, August 27. For $6, these heroes and their families can enjoy a night of fun, activities and animal encounters in a unique evening at the zoo. Learn more.