Backstage with LIONS!
Saturday, August 9
Strictly limited to 6 people.
Guests must be 12 years old or older to attend. Children younger than 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
Enter the Lions' den to see how the keepers manage the lions, bring them in at night, feed them and train them to participate in their own care. A wondrous glimpse into some of the most challenging work zookeepers undertake.
Members attend for a donation of $100 - Non-members attend for a donation of $110. (Donation does Not cover Zoo admission.)
This program has been canceled.
The cost of goods and services associated with this event is estimated to be $1.75. All or nearly all of the remaining cost is tax-deductible as a donation to the NC Zoo Society, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Funds are used to support the Zoo's field conservation programs.