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You’re Invited: Santa Ana Zoo Annual Birthday Bash

The Santa Ana Zoo, “Home of the 50 Monkeys,” announced today that its 68th wild birthday celebration will take place Saturday, March 14 and Sunday, March 15 on the Zoo grounds from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. You came as a kid, now come back with yours! Parking and entertainment are included in the cost of general admission. Zoo members and children under age 3 are free.

Santa Ana Zoo Family Fun Event

Did you know that multiple animals at the Zoo were born in the month of March? Guests will love searching the Zoo for these special party animals and writing birthday greetings to their new friends! Look for giant anteaters, camels, lemurs, ocelots, sloths and the world’s smallest monkeys!

Santa Ana Zoo Birthday Party

SAZOO, the Zoo’s resident monkey mascot and honorary OC celebrity, will also be on hand to engage, entertain and take photos with guests. At 12:30 pm each day, Zoo guests will enjoy a ceremony and singing “Happy Birthday” to SAZOO and the Zoo animals, followed by a birthday “enrichment cake” presentation to the PIG!

History of the Santa Ana Zoo

During the party, birthday guests will love visiting the Crean Family Farm and the Colors of the Amazon Aviary. Zoofari Express Train Ride, Conservation Carrousel and Fifty Monkey Ferris Wheel tickets are available for an additional cost. Children under 3 are free to ride with paid adult on the train and adults standing with children on the Carrousel are free. The Zoo’s conservation friendly playground and multiple picnic areas are also open to guests at no additional charge.

Happy Birthday to the Santa Ana Zoo

The Santa Ana Zoo is home to more than 260 animals, including 60 of the most interesting and engaging monkeys and several endangered species, like the golden lion tamarins. The Zoo is open daily from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. To become a Member of the Zoo, please call (714) 953-8555 x12. The Santa Ana Zoo in Prentice Park is located at 1801 East Chestnut Avenue, Santa Ana, CA 92701.

Family at the Santa Ana Zoo

Giveaway!! We are thrilled to be giving away 4 tickets to the Santa Ana Zoo Birthday Bash one lucky reader!! Enter to win by leaving a comment below. Extra entries by leaving a comment on our Facebook post, tagging a friend in our Facebook post or by sharing our Facebook post. We will pick one random winner on March 10th. Good Luck!

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  1. Thank you for the chance!!

  2. This looks like so much fun!!

  3. Looks like a blast! How cool!

  4. How fun!

  5. I would like to win the tickets 🤗🎉🎊🙏🙌💗

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