Nashville, TN – Join the Nashville Zoo in celebrating Earth Day at our first annual Party for the Planet on April 22nd. Activities will include special keeper talks, docent conservation tours, a recycled art contest, games and more. Party for the Planet is free with Zoo admission or membership.
Visitors (ages 4-18) can enter a recycled art contest for a chance to win a free Zoo Family Membership. Art pieces will be displayed at the Zoo between 9:00am – 4:00pm along the Savannah Loop.
Pre-registration is required and can be done on the Nashville Zoo’s website.As part of our Party for the Planet, students from Croft Middle School will be showcasing their completed conservation projects for Zoo guests in the Jungle Terrace tent from 10:00am – 2:00pm.
The Zoo’s Festival Field will also be filled with fun activities and games between 9:00am – 2:00pm Local organizations will be onsite to share tips about living green and how to become involved.
About the Nashville Zoo
Nashville Zoo is accredited by the prestigious Association of Zoos and Aquariums, assuring the highest standards of animal care and husbandry. Attracting more than 800,000 visitors annually, the Zoo is considered one of the top things to do in Nashville.
The Zoo is a non-profit organization located at 3777 Nolensville Pike and is open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. The mission of Nashville Zoo is to inspire a culture of understanding and discovery of our natural world through conservation, innovation and leadership.
For more information about Nashville Zoo, call 615.833.1534 or visit www.nashvillezoo.org