Zoo closing at 4pm to Get Ready for Brew at the Zoo

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Saturday is the big day! Get your tickets in advance at www.squareup.com/store/mmzoo and save $5! A drink ticket is included with every ticket (21+). We will also be selling memberships for $65 during the event. This is a fun night you won’t want to miss!  We ask that everyone leave by 4:00pm, and the gates will reopen at 5pm for …

Zoo Choo!

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We have decided that the Zoo Choo will have one public train at 2pm Mondays-Thursdays. On Fridays-Sundays, the Zoo Choo will be running on its normal schedule, weather permitting.  This will be in effect until November 1st.

There are only 2 more Breakfast with the Animals this season!

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There are still spaces available in this Saturday’s Breakfast with the Animals.  Sign up to learn about some of our furry friends living at  Mill Mountain Zoo, and enjoy a delicious breakfast from Center Stage Catering, Inc.!  Visit our events tab for more information and to download a registration form.

Zoo Closing at 4pm to Get Ready for Brew at the Zoo!

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Saturday is the big day! Get your tickets in advance at www.squareup.com/store/mmzoo and save $5! A drink ticket is included with every ticket (21+). We will also be selling memberships for $65 during the event. This is a fun night you won’t want to miss!  The last train ride will be at 3:30pm, and the gates will also close at …

MILL MOUNTAIN ZOO SUMMER 2017 NEWSLETTER

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MILL MOUNTAIN ZOO SUMMER 2017 NEWSLETTER Greetings Friends and Members of Mill Mountain Zoo! We are pleased to bring you the summer 2017 newsletter to share with you the exciting developments at the Zoo. On July 4, we celebrated the 65th anniversary of the dedication and opening of the Zoo. As a part of our efforts to be a good …

Press Release – kids SQUARE

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact: Bill Baker, Co-Director Robin Lentz, Co-Director Office (540) 343-3241 Press Release – August 15, 2017 Mill Mountain Zoo opens a reciprocal discount with the new Children’s Museum in Center in the Square The Mill Mountain Zoo is pleased to announce that it has entered into a reciprocal discount with the Don & Barbara …

Breakfast with the Animals on Saturday the 19th

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Our next Breakfast with the Animals: Nibble with Native Species is on Saturday, August 19!  You won’t want to miss this opportunity to learn more about some of the native animals in our collection, not to mention have a delicious breakfast provided by Center Stage Catering, Inc.  Visit our Events and Programs tab for more information!

Press Release – New Raccoon Exhibit

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact: Bill Baker, Co-Director Robin Lentz, Co-Director Office (540) 343-3241 Press Release – August 2, 2017 Mill Mountain Zoo celebrates the opening of its new Raccoon Exhibit The Mill Mountain Zoo is pleased to announce the opening of our new Raccoon Exhibit. The first of two Raccoons, “Katia” is now on display. She came …

Acoustic Fridays!

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ACOUSTIC FRIDAYS Join us for the last Acoustic Fridays of the summer season. We will be open late until 7pm with live acoustic music from Joy Tru from 4-7pm. Joy Tru is a Roanoke-based singer-songwriter who performs heartfelt, uplifting, honest, and playful acoustic indie folk pop originals and an eclectic variety of covers. She uses a loop station live to weave …