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The NEW Zoo's Holiday Fest is Back


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The NEW Zoo's Holiday Fest is Back

By Brooke Hafs. CREATED Dec 12, 2012

Green Bay--Celebrate the Christmas season with some exotic animals. The NEW Zoo will be hosting its annual Holiday Fest on December 14th and 15th, and what a better way to spend the holidays than with some unique creatures.

The NEW Zoo stopped by NBC26 Today with Issabella the boa constrictor, to tell us all about Holiday Fest.

The NEW Zoo "Holiday Fest" is back!

On Friday and Saturday evening starting at 5pm and ending at 8 pm, Santa will be on site!
Take a horse drawn wagon ride through the woods ($2 charge) and warm up after the “sleigh”
ride in the newly dedicated Education Center. Meet some of our live animal ambassadors!

On Saturday from 8 am to noon, stop by the Mayan and have Breakfast with Santa! All you
can eat pancakes and porkies ($6 adults ~16 years and up, $4 for children and seniors).
Kids can join in for a holiday-themed activity. People of all ages will enjoy something from the
menu in the Mayan Taste of the Tropics Restaurant.

Black Friday prices return for Friday AND Saturday in the Paws and Claws Gift Shop. Gift
items are 50% off!! (This does not apply to admission or Zoo Passes.)

Bring in a Christmas present for your favorite Zoo animal! They really LOVE gift cards from
Fleet Farm, Wal-Mart, and Petco, also Rubbermaid bins of all sizes, or any monetary
*Regular Zoo admission applies for all events
Regular NEW Zoo Admission fees are: Adults: $6.00, Children (ages 3-15) Seniors (62 and older): $4.00,
Children 2 and under: Free
NEW Zoo Winter hours are daily 9 am-4 pm

Additional information about the zoo, including upcoming events, can also be found at and you can also find them on Facebook!