Adults and kids can enjoy discounted admission to the zoo from July 2 – July 6, 2014

MIAMI, FL – (June 23, 2014) – Come and join Zoo Miami for fun and affordable deals with family and friends this summer. For the fifth year in a row, Zoo Miami is offering a hot summer special of $5 admission, sponsored by Ford Motor Company.

“Ford is once again excited to provide support to Zoo Miami to help get the community out during the holiday,” said Jim Vella, President, Ford Motor Company Fund and Community Services. “Just as Zoo Miami is an active leader in global wildlife and environmental conservation initiatives, Ford wants to be an active leader in providing solutions to accessing community resources and treasures like Zoo Miami.”

Representatives from Ford will be hosting events on July 2-6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visitors will receive prizes when they register to win a new 2015 Ford Fusion and will be able to view some of their latest car models.

Guests visiting on these discounted days can enjoy seeing the lions, tigers and bears along with the normal attractions offered by the zoo. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., there will be great family   giveaways from Walmart on July 3 & 4. Tampico will also be distributing free irresistible fruit flavored drink samples to help keep visitors refreshed on July 4 & 5. Last but never the least, Greyhound partners will be handing out gifts on July 5 & 6.

“We’re happy to work with Ford Motor Company to provide this summer time deal yet again,” said Eric Stephens, Zoo Miami Director. “It’s great to give so many new visitors the opportunity to explore everything Zoo Miami has to offer.”

To help each guest on these enjoyable days, Zoo Miami has a handy mobile app for iPhone and Android that provides users with a map, calendar, animal facts and more information. The application can be found by searching for Zoo Miami in the App Store or Android Marketplace. Free Wi-Fi is also offered in four large, convenient locations throughout the zoo.

For the entire Zoo Miami experience, guests should plan to explore Playworld Playground for some wet and wild fun for the kids. Along the way, stop by the Samburu Giraffe Feeding Station which allows visitors to get up close and personal with a giraffe’s 14-inch tongue. Guests can also feed our Indian rhinoceros or Australian parrots, hop on a camel ride or choose from the many different ways to travel through the zoo to view and learn about all of our animals.

The special and limited $5 admission days are available at Zoo Miami only from July 2-6 and cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion.  Save time, buy your $5 tickets online at www.zoomiami.org today.


About Ford Motor Company

Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. With about 166,000 employees and about 70 plants worldwide, the company’s automotive brands include Ford and Lincoln. The company provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. For more information regarding Ford and its products worldwide, please visit http://corporate.ford.com.

Zoo Miami is located at 12400 SW 152 street; Miami, FL 33177. General Zoo Admission is: $15.95 per Adult and $11.95 per Child (3-12), plus tax.  Children under two, Zoo members and parking are free. Zoo Miami’s hours are 9:30 am – 5:30 pm; ticket booths close at 4 pm.  For more information please visit www.zoomiami.org or call (305) 251-0400.

The Zoological Society of Florida is a non-profit 501(c)(3) that supports Zoo Miami through education, conservation and outreach programs; marketing and public relations; volunteer services and financial support for the construction of new exhibits.


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