World Oceans Day

Join the Binghamton Zoo on Saturday, June 6th in celebrating World Oceans Day, an annual event that is held to encourage recycling and conservation for our ocean. On Saturday, the zoo will have multiple activity stations that will focus on the ocean and how it impacts the lives of sea creatures, land animals, and humans. [...]

2nd Annual Gators on the Green Golf Tournament

The 2nd annual Gators on the Green Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, May 9th at the Ely Park Golf Course. This captain and crew tournament supports animal care, conservation, and educational programs at the Binghamton Zoo. Tournament check-in begins at 11:00am and tee off is at 1:00pm. Dinner and awards will follow after. [...]

April Events at the Binghamton Zoo

The Binghamton Zoo’s 140th season is off to a running start with many events and promotions leading up to its Grand Opening on Saturday April 18th, 2015. On Friday, April 3rd, join the Binghamton Zoo at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena for Zoo Night with the Binghamton Senators. Our suited friends will be [...]

Eggstravaganza at the Binghamton Zoo

Hop on over to the Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park for its first event of the season: Eggstravaganza! This Easter themed event is fun for all ages and includes an Easter egg hunt, photos with an Easter bunny, crafts and more! Upon arrival at the zoo, kids will pick up their Easter bag at the [...]

Meet Jiang, Our New Red Panda

Welcome Jiang, a 12 year old red panda, sent to the Binghamton Zoo by recommendations from the red panda SSP (Species Survival Plan). Jiang joins us from the Roger Williams Zoo in Providence, RI. He is owned by Red River Zoo in ND. Jiang's name means “ginger” in Chinese. The pairing of Mei-Li and Jiang [...]

SSP NEWS: Prehensile-tailed Porcupine

November 11, 2014 - SSP NEWS: The Binghamton Zoo is excited to announce that we have been recommended by the prehensile-tailed porcupine Species Survival Plan to have a breeding pair in Binghamton. The zoo has housed sibling porcupines Henry and Zoey for the past few years. Henry recently moved to a new home at the [...]

SSP NEWS: Red Panda

November 7, 2014 - SSP NEWS: The Binghamton Zoo has been recommended by the red panda Species Survival Plan to pair Mei-Li with a male for the upcoming breeding season. A male red panda will be coming to the Binghamton Zoo later this month (details to come). Zhin-Li, a male born at the Binghamton Zoo [...]

SSP NEWS: Fennec Foxes

November 3, 2014 - SSP NEWS: We are thrilled to announce that our two female fennec foxes, Jasmine and Sahara, are set to be founders of their species. Working with the fennec fox Species Survival Plan (SSP), the Binghamton Zoo is coordinating with multiple other zoos to help further the fennec fox species. We just [...]

November Events and Promotions

October 28, 2014 - The Binghamton Zoo is wrapping up its 139th season with special events and half price admission for all visitors. The zoo will be open from 10:00am-3:00pm (gate closes at 4:00pm) for weekends only through the month of November. Prices will be as follows for the rest of the season: Adults: $3.50 [...]

23rd Annual Boo at the Zoo

Take a haunted tour through the Binghamton Zoo for the 23rd annual Boo at the Zoo sponsored by Empower Federal Credit Union and Price Chopper’s Golub Foundation. On October 24th and 25th from 6:30pm-9:30pm, the zoo will be transformed into scenes of terror, darkness, and spooky horror for those brave enough to enter. Visitors will [...]