Press Releases

Current Headlines.

ANIMALS, LIGHTS AND SANTA CLAUS AT ELECTRIC SAFARI! – The holiday tradition starts this Friday, December 8!

November 27, 2017

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO CELEBRATES THE LONG LIFE OF ROSIE, ANDEAN BEAR

November 8, 2017

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO RUNS IMPORTANT WILDLAND FIRE DRILL — Realistic full-scale drill will require 2 p.m. closure on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 —

October 17, 2017

BOO AT THE ZOO STARTS FRIDAY!
-–Seven nights of spooktacular activities planned the next two weekends and Halloween night–-

September 6, 2017

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO CELEBRATES OUR MILITARY! — Military Appreciation Week honors service members and their families with a week-long bonus discount —

August 18, 2017

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO FIXES TEDDY BEAR “BOO-BOOs” SATURDAY, AUGUST 19! – Teddy Bear Day offers $10 discount on a child’s admission when accompanied by a stuffed animal –

August 16, 2017

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO TO DEMOLISH AQUATICS BUILDING IN PREPARATION FOR UPCOMING HIPPO & PENGUIN EXHIBIT

July 26, 2017

TAILS, TUNES & TASTES IS TOMORROW NIGHT – RAIN OR SHINE – Cheyenne Mountain Zoo hosts event featuring music, food and cocktails!

July 18, 2017

CANADA LYNX KITTENS TO MOVE INTO MAIN EXHIBIT

June 28, 2017

MOONLIGHT ON THE MOUNTAIN IS SOLD OUT – Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s adults-only evening will be the WILDEST event in town tomorrow-

June 20, 2017

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO ASKS FOR COMMUNITY SUPPORT: CAPITAL CAMPAIGN WILL BUILD DYNAMIC NEW EXHIBIT — Upcoming exhibit will feature African penguins, hippos, and more, but we need your help! —

April 26, 2017

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO WELCOMES NEWBORN GIRAFFE — Calf is the 199th born at the Zoo —

April 11, 2017

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO MEMBERS AWARD FUNDS TO CONSERVATION PROJECTS

March 2, 2017

DENVER ZOO TEAMS WITH CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO TO PROVIDE ONGOING HEALTHCARE FOR BABY GIRAFFE, DOBBY Cheyenne Mountain Zoo provides plasma from giraffes in moment of need

February 6, 2017

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO MOURNS LOSS OF AFRICAN PENGUIN CHICK, PENNY

January 16, 2017

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO’S NEW AFRICAN PENGUIN CHICK SURPASSES MILESTONE

December 5, 2016

ANIMALS, LIGHTS AND SANTA CLAUS AT ELECTRIC SAFARI! – – The holiday tradition starts this Friday, December 9! – –

October 19, 2016

BOO AT THE ZOO STARTS ON FRIDAY! –Seven nights of spooktacular activities planned the next two weekends–

September 21, 2016

ZOO IS SAYING, “SEE YOU LATER, LADIES” TO ITS TWO HIPPOS — The Zoo’s hippos will be leaving at the beginning of October, and will return after a new $10.4 million exhibit is built –

September 6, 2016

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO CELEBRATES OUR MILITARY! — Military Appreciation Week honors service members and their families with a special $5.75 rate —

August 18, 2016

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO FIXES TEDDY BEAR “BOO-BOOs” THIS SATURDAY! – Teddy Bear Day offers $10 discount on a child’s admission when accompanied by a stuffed animal –

June 30, 2016

MOONLIGHT ON THE MOUNTAIN IS SOLD OUT –Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s adults-only evening is sure to be the WILDEST event in town tonight–

May 13, 2016

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO’S RUN TO THE SHRINE IS TOMORROW! — Walk-ups still welcome to participate in this unique event –-

April 6, 2016

ROLL THE CAROUSEL, CUT THE RIBBON… THE ZOO’S CAROUSEL RESTORATION IS COMPLETE! — Cheyenne Mountain Zoo will offer two free hours of carousel rides on Friday —

March 17, 2016

PHOTO CONTEST CELEBRATES ZOO’S HISTORIC CAROUSEL RESTORATION! –Public encouraged to submit photos–

February 23, 2016

ZOO CELEBRATES IMPACTFUL LIFE OF ANGIE, AFRICAN LION

February 9, 2016

ZOO WELCOMES NEW WOLF TO PRESERVE VALUABLE GENETICS — Female Mexican gray wolf arrives in time for breeding season —

January 12, 2016

RECYCLE OLD ELECTRONICS AT THE ZOO – Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Hosts Electronics Recycling Event this Saturday –

January 6, 2016

NEW YEAR’S DONATION SECURES FUTURE FOR ENDANGERED SPECIES BREEDING PROGRAMS AT CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO

December 4, 2015

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO’S ELECTRIC SAFARI PREVIEW WEEKEND STARTS TONIGHT!

November 6, 2015

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO’S ELECTRIC SAFARI TO CELEBRATE TWENTY FIVE YEARS OF HOLIDAY CHEER!

October 28, 2015

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO CATTLE EGRET FLEW THE COOP — Zoo asks for community’s help to locate missing bird –/b>

October 19, 2015

TWO NEW ELEPHANTS ARRIVE ON THE MOUNTAINSIDE — Cheyenne Mountain Zoo celebrates opportunity to integrate two new African elephants into their herd —

October 9, 2015

BOO AT THE ZOO IS STARTING SOON –Seven nights of spooktacular activities planned–

September 29, 2015

AZA Grants Accreditation and Gives Marketing Award to Cheyenne Mountain Zoo at 2015 Annual Conference

September 24, 2015

MOUNTAIN TAPIRS ARE BACK ON EXHIBIT– Unveiling of Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s newly renovated mountain tapir exhibit is tomorrow —

September 11, 2015

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO CELEBRATES OUR MILITARY! — Military Appreciation Week honors service members and their families with a special $5.25 rate —

September 9, 2015

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO MOURNS THE LOSS OF RAFIKI, BELOVED SILVERBACK GORILLA

September 1, 2015

RECOMMENDATION WILL RESULT IN TRANSFER OF TWO ELEPHANTS FROM LEE RICHARDSON ZOO TO CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO

August 23, 2015

MEET CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO’S AFRICAN LION CUBS!

August 20, 2015

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO FIXES TEDDY BEAR “BOO-BOOs” THIS SATURDAY! – Teddy Bear Day offers more than 50% off a child’s admission when accompanied by a stuffed animal –

July 2, 2015

CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO WELCOMES THREE AFRICAN LION CUBS!

June 10, 2015

FEED BUDGIES, WALK WITH WALLABIES AND SEE OUR NEW TREE KANGAROO! — Media Tour of Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s newly renovated Australia Walkabout is tomorrow–

May 15, 2015

AFRICAN PENGUINS “VANISHING” AT CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO — The “vanishing” animals are part of a national effort to highlight the growing extinction crisis —

January 15, 2015

RECYCLE OLD ELECTRONICS AT THE ZOO — Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Hosts Electronics Recycling Event this Saturday —

 

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