December 1, 2023

In celebration of the Holiday break period, Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium announces the 12 Days of Supplying. Website visitors to the Zoo or the Zoo’s social media internet pages just about every day will be randomly picked to earn the prize of the working day beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, Dec. 13, and continuing day by day by Saturday, Dec. 24.

Prizes assortment from Penguins and Pancakes tickets to similar-working day animal experiences. The day’s prize will be introduced each individual morning at 7 a.m. CST on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and also as a result of an eNews e mail to Zoo users the evening prior. The winner will possibly be a customer to Zoo grounds that day or chosen through the Zoo’s Fb or Instagram internet pages. The particulars of how to gain the each day prize will be discussed in the social posts and e-mail.

“Being new to the Zoo, I am excited to consider section in the fourth yr of the 12 Days of Offering. This Zoo tradition with its festive every day surprises is a fun way to thank the fantastic Omaha group for their continued help,” stated Luis Padilla, president and CEO of Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium. “We hope this presents people today a way to rejoice the vacations with each other by visiting our terrific Zoo and creating recollections.”

New this year, further opportunities to acquire “New 12 months, New Things to Zoo” prizes by viewing the Zoo on any a person of the 12 Times of Giving. Indicator-up at the 4 prize boxes scattered close to the Zoo for your possibility to earn a 2023 Wildlife Safari Park membership with a distinctive Dino Pack to Jurassic Journey, a “Party Animal” Birthday bundle, an Animal Meet and Greet expertise, or an Invitation to Elephants Eugenia’s and Sonny’s First Birthday Social gathering. Winners will be declared on Monday, January 2, 2023.

The Zoo has seven acres of indoor exhibits to delight in in the course of the winter season months. In the Lied Jungle, people are transported to the sizzling and humid weather of a rainforest though viewing species these kinds of as Malayan tapirs, monkeys and macaws. The Desert Dome, the biggest indoor desert in the earth, presents 42,000 square toes of desert native plant and animal species. The Suzanne and Walter Scott Aquarium permits website visitors to arrive nose-to-nose with sea turtles and sharks in its 70-foot shark tunnel.

The Durham TreeTops Cafe delivers incredibly hot and cold food choices, as effectively as indoor seating. The Lozier Huge Display screen Theater is totally free for associates or $7 for each particular person for non-customers. Movies presently playing are:

  • Antarctica 2D – 11 a.m.,1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
  • Wings Above H2o – 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.

Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium is presently open up 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Lied Jungle closes at 3 p.m. and the other exhibit properties near at 5 p.m. The Zoo is closed on Xmas Day.