Elmwood Park Zoo Beast of a Feast: “A Taste of Montco” Review


On Saturday June 20, 2015 at 6:00 PM Elmwood Park Zoo co-hosted the event Beast of a Feast: “A Taste of Montco” with the Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board. Beast of a Feast: “A Taste of Montco” featured over 20 restaurants from the local area … Continue reading

Elmwood Park Zoo Host Beast of a Feast: “A Taste of Montco”


Elmwood Park Zoo's Beast of a Feast.

Elmwood Park Zoo’s Beast of a Feast.

On Saturday June 20, 2015 at 6:00 PM Elmwood Park Zoo will co-host Beast of a Feast: “A Taste of Montco” with the Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board. Beast of a Feast: “A Taste of Montco” features over 20 restaurants from the local area along with live entertainment, prize raffles, a silent auction, live animal greetings, birds of paradise encounters, a cash bar, and the opportunity to hand-feed bison and giraffes. The participating restaurants are:

Each ticket cost $35 and only those 21 and older are permitted to attend the event. All of the proceeds benefit the Elmwood Park Zoo‘s animal population. The tickets are non-refundable and the event will be held rain or shine. For more information, or to purchase tickets visit http://www.elmwoodparkzoo.org/event/182.

Outdoor ice skating at Elmwood Park Zoo


Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown, Pennsylvania. Photo credit: http://germantownavenueparents.com

Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown, Pennsylvania.
Photo credit: http://germantownavenueparents.com

Knock! Knock! Who’s there? Ice! Ice who? Ice skating at Elmwood Park Zoo‘s new outdoor ice skating rink! The nation’s largest synthetic ice rental company, Artificial Ice Events, created an ice skating surface in the Zoo’s lower parking lot.   

The outdoor ice rink will be operating from November 28 until January 31. The rink is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. The rink will also be closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. The times and rates are all listed below.

Hours

Wednesday – 3:30 – 5:30 PM; 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Thursday – 3:30 – 5:30 PM; 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Friday – 1:00 – 3:00 PM; 3:30 – 5:30 PM; 6:00 – 8:00 PM; 8:30 PM – 10:30 PM 
Saturday – 1:00 – 3:00 PM; 3:30 – 5:30 PM; 6:00 – 8:00 PM; 8:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Sunday – 1:00 – 3:00 PM; 3:30 – 5:30 PM

Rates

Zoo Members
Adult (ages 13+) – $7.95

Child (beginning at age 3) – $5.95

Non-Members

Adult (ages 13+) – $10.95
Child (beginning at age 3) – $8.95 

Skate Rentals
Members – $3.00

Non-Members – $4.00 

For more information visit: http://www.elmwoodparkzoo.org/event/155