Cool off on Saturday, July 16th and venture to the Binghamton Zoo for Ice Cream Safari! Travel around the zoo on a sweet expedition for ice cream and your favorite Binghamton Zoo animals. Guests will visit 5 Turkey Hill ice cream stations and the first 300 kids will receive a special safari hat to wear during the event.

Flavors will include chocolate mint chip, cookies ‘n cream, Dutch chocolate, rainbow sherbert, and French vanilla at the sundae station!

Event activities include the 5 ice cream stations, face painting, and kids crafts. There will also be an animal art sale to benefit the zoo’s animal enrichment fund.

Ice Cream Safari, sponsored by Turkey Hill (Gold Sponsor), Fox 40 (Gold Sponsor), Visions Federal Credit Union (Silver Sponsor) and Magic 101.7 (Silver Sponsor), kicks off at 5:30 pm and will end at 8:00 pm (last ticket sold at 7:30).

Tickets are available for purchase online now. Ice Cream Safari is $6.00 for members and $8.00 for non-members. Guests may also purchase tickets at the Binghamton Zoo’s ticket booth during normal business hours, and they will also be sold on the night of the event.

For more information on Ice Cream Safari and Binghamton Zoo events, please visit or call (607) 724-5461.

All event proceeds go directly to support the Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park.

The Binghamton Zoo is located at 60 Morgan Road in Binghamton, NY. For more information, call (607) 724-5461 or visit the zoo website at