Every year the Beastly Ball fundraising gala takes place at the LA Zoo. This year’s event is being held on Saturday, June 3rd, and is hosted by actor/comedian Joel McHale. During the gala, honorees will be recognized for their support of the Los Angeles Zoo. This year the honorees include Diann H. Kim, Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association (GLAZA) Trustee since 2011 and Tom LaBonge, Los Angeles City Councilmember, 2001–2015. Mr. LaBonge was … [Read more...]
LA Zoo Lights Returns for the 2021-2022 Holiday Season!
LA Zoo Lights is back once again after a brief hiatus in 2020. From now until January 9th, you can see all your favorite attractions from glowing animals to the LA Zoo’s Twinkle Tunnel! Last month my family visited the LA Zoo. It was our first time being back since December 2019 and we had such a great time! Now at this time of night, the animals are not viewable since they are sleeping in their special quarters. However there … [Read more...]
Boo at the Los Angeles Zoo – October 2019
Boo at the LA Zoo is going on now through October 27! Every weekend in October, zoo guests will enjoy fun Halloween events. You won’t want to miss the special treat feedings – where zookeepers feed pumpkins to some of the animals. During our visit last weekend, we saw meerkats playfully chomp on the jack-o'-lantern! https://www.instagram.com/p/B3QXJqrAhqX/ One area that you MUST visit is the Spooky Stroll & Mystery Maze. Zoo … [Read more...]
LA Zoo Lights 2018 – Experience the Illumination!
LA Zoo Lights is back once again & it is so illuminating! Last month my family attended the opening night festivities & it was amazing. LA Dodgers Justin Turner, Chris Sullivan from "This Is Us" & actress Carolyn Hennesy from “General Hospital” helped light up the LA Zoo's Holiday Tree. Prior to Good Day LA anchor Julie Chang’s interview with the celebrities, the crowd was treated to the Tinseltone Carolers, an … [Read more...]
Experience L.A. Zoo Lights at the Los Angeles Zoo!
L.A. Zoo Lights is back once again for all to enjoy! It’s the Los Angeles Zoo’s fourth year in a row to host this stunning extravaganza. This past Friday, my family attended the opening night festivities & we were thoroughly wowed by it all! After we went through the L.A. Zoo entrance gates, we were amazed by the beautiful Christmas tree in the zoo’s entryway. We made our way over to the Reindeer Village where we saw Rudolph’s … [Read more...]
Boo at the LA Zoo – October 2016
During Boo at the LA Zoo, Halloween adventures take place daily during the month of October, with extra special entertainment taking place on weekends. My family & I visited the LA Zoo earlier this month to preview all of the festive activities. Just past the zoo’s entrance is the Ghoulish Grove where you can pose for pictures inside the haunted gallery. Afterwards you can walk through the Graveyard Safari mystery … [Read more...]