Celebrate Bert's 57th BertDay - Bert the hippo will celebrate his 57th birthday on August 21 and Denver Zoo is holding a week-long celebration, August 16-21. Each day at 11 a.m., Bert, the second oldest hippopotamus in the United States, will get a birthday treat and zookeepers will present a special hippo demonstration. Any guests with “Bert” in their names, be it Bert, Robert, Roberta or Bertha can receive free admission in honor of Bert’s celebration if they present their ID at the ticket counter. This offer is only valid August 16-21. Learn more and join us for a special "Bert-day" party.
Win an Up-close Penguin Encounter -
Denver Zoo and Frontier Airlines are giving away an up-close penguin encounter for four and $250 off your next Frontier Airlines flight! Visit www.flyfrontier.com/FlatGriz to download your own copy of Flat Grizwald to color and decorate with your personal style and flare. Bring him to Denver Zoo to get a photo of him with you and your favorite animal and then upload his photo here. We can’t wait to see Flat Griz’s adventures at the zoo!
Share Your Photos On Instagram - Denver Zoo is looking for your best zoo photos! The zoo recently launched the official Denver Zoo Instagram page. On your next zoo visit make sure to share your favorite photos using #DenverZoo. We'll also feature some of our favorites on our Facebook page. Start sharing your favorite pictures now.
Mike's Camera Photo Test Drive -
Join Mike's Camera for a picture-perfect wild day at the zoo on September 7, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. This semi-annual Photo Safari allows zoo guests to try some of the hottest new camera gear and lenses from leading manufacturers like Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Tamron, Sony, and Promaster, with their daily zoo admission. Pick up some great photo tips and tricks from the Mike's Camera crew at select Picture Point locations throughout the zoo. A valid credit card and driver's license is required for equipment check out. Learn more.