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Parks and Recreation Special Events

Special Events

Legislator Day at the Jackson Zoo

Bring the whole family for a day of fun and learning! Meet our amazing zookeepers during special keeper chats, let the kids enjoy the exciting Kids Zone with face painting, bounce house, and discover what new projects we have in store for our beloved zoo. This is a fantastic opportunity to connect with local elected leaders and show your support for the Jackson Zoo. Event sponsored by Zoo Area Progressive Partnership (ZAPP) and Clark Beverage Group.

Zoo Admission:

$8 (Ages 13 years old & up)

$5 (Ages 3-12 years old)

Free for ages 2 & Under

$2 Endangered Species Carousel (per seat)

$3 Zoo Express Train Ride

Pay online at

Cash only for in person transactions.

For more information, please contact us at 601-952-8776.



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