Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Itty Bitty Animal Yoga

Let's move with the animals! During this eight-week session, we will be joined by special guest, Bekah Starr, a yoga instructor with Sproutin' Yoga, to let your children's imaginations and bodies run wild! Through interactive games, animal encounters, animated postures and basic yoga principles, we will enjoy a unique opportunity to foster creativity, focus and movement while learning more about animals at the Buffalo Zoo.

Spring 2013

Dates: eight (8) classes
February 14, 21, 28
March 7, 14, 21
April 11, 18

Times: 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. for children ages 6 - 23 months

Price: $80.00 per adult/child pair. Discounts will be given for a second child in the same age group.

Pre-paid registration is required, and all participants are required to pay the workshop fee. For more information call us at (716) 995-6128
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Thursday, January 17, 2013

Jungle Love Tickets Now Available!

Join Buffalo Zoo President/CEO, Donna M. Fernandes, Ph.D., on Saturday, February 9, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. to learn more about crimes of passion in the animal world.

The cost of the program is $15 for non-members and $12 for Zoo members. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Wine and light refreshments will be provided in the Zoo’s Children’s Resource Center. Please note that this program is only open to mature audiences (ages 21 years and older). Tickets are non-refundable. Register online at or call (716) 995-6133 today!

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Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Tickets Available for Polar Bites 2013

Tickets are now available for Polar Bites 2013, a fundraising event benefiting the Buffalo Zoo.

The wintertime favorite event, presented by the Pro Zoo Board, will take place on Thursday, February 21, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. Polar Bites will feature food and beverages from some of Western New York’s finest  establishments, as well as a basket auction, silent auction, and visits with some of the Zoo’s

The tickets cost $35 in advance and $45 at the door. A limited number of VIP tickets are also
available for $60. VIP ticket holders will receive early admission and gift bags. To purchase
tickets, please call (716) 995-6131 or order online at

Vendors at the 2013 Polar Bites Event will include:

Polar Bites 2013 is sponsored by Phillips Lytle, LLC, Creditors Interchange, 2Find Your Home,
and M&T Bank, with promotional support from Fox 29, MyTV, 97 Rock, Classic Hits 104.1,
Buffalo Spree Magazine,, and

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Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Zooper Saturday Featuring M&T Bank Rainforest Falls & Reptile House This Weekend

The Buffalo Zoo will hold a Zooper Saturday event this weekend, featuring the reptile house and M&T Bank Rainforest Falls.

Come in out of the cold, and warm up with your favorite animal friends in the reptile house and M&T Bank Rainforest Falls exhibit! Learn all there is to know about these exotic species from our keeper talks, feedings, enrichment activities and much more! This event is free with Zoo admission and will run from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. on January 5. A full schedule of activities follows:

  • 11 a.m – 3 p.m. Face painting
  • 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. M&T Bank Rainforest Falls keeper talks & animal enrichments
  • 1 p.m. Hellbender keeper talk in reptile house
  • 1:30 p.m. Uromastyx encounter in reptile house
  • 2 p.m. Carpet python encounter in reptile house
  • 2:30 p.m. Puerto Rican crested toad encounter in reptile house
  • 3 p.m. Indigo snake feeding in reptile house

The Buffalo Zoo’s reptile house is sponsored by Goya Foods.

For more information about the Zooper Saturday event, call (716) 995-6133 or visit
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