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 …

Press Release: Mill Mountain Zoo Celebrates 65th Anniversary

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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 – July 3, 2017 Mill Mountain Zoo celebrates 65th Anniversary Please join us on the 4th of July for our 65th Anniversary. Come out and celebrate with us by having a piece of birthday cake!  Engine 8 from Roanoke City Fire and …

Breakfast with the Animals!

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Can you believe we’re almost half way through our 2017 season of Breakfast with the Animals already? Join us July 15th for Snacking with Snakes and learn all about these fascinating, often maligned animals. There will be a great breakfast from Center Stage Catering, Inc. and lots of fun for the whole family. Click here for registration information.

Acoustic Fridays!

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Acoustic Fridays The Mill Mountain Zoo is pleased to announce something entirely new, Acoustic Friday’s. Once a month we will be open late until 7:00 pm on a Friday. In addition, we will have live acoustic music from Joy Truskowski from 4:00 – 7:00 pm. Joy Truskowski is a Roanoke-based singer-songwriter who performs heartfelt, uplifting, honest, and playful acoustic indie folk pop …

Save the Date: Mill Mountain Zoo’s 65th Anniversary Celebration Events!

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Dear Friends of the Zoo: In honor of 65 years of animal conservation and education in Virginia’s Blue Ridge, we invite you to come celebrate with us throughout the summer and fall of 2017. During each of these fun events, we will be offering $65 family and grandparent Zoo memberships. Mill Mountain Zoo Winefest June 17 from 5:00-8:30pm Come taste libations from Fincastle Winery, White Barrel Winery and Virginia Mountain Vineyard …