June 20, 2024

Lee Richardson Zoo July 4th hours

(Courtesy of Lee Richardson Zoo)

The West Green of Lee Richardson Zoo will be open for extended hours on Thursday, July 4th for the Municipal Band concert and fireworks viewing.  The 4th Street vehicle entrance gate will close at 8:00 pm, with free vehicle admission from 6:00-8:00.  After 8:00 pm the 5th Street exit gate will open for latecomers to enter free of charge.

The Municipal Band concert will start at approximately 8:00 pm on the West Green and the fireworks display begins at dark. No personal fireworks or pets are allowed in the zoo.

The Finnup Center for Conservation Education, Zoo administrative office, and FOLRZ office will be closed Thursday, July 4th, and will reopen Friday, July 5th at 8:00 AM.