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Tailgate Days at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo

Jan. 1 & Jan. 8


Football Fans, the Zoo is hosting the wildest tailgate events in Tampa Bay on Sunday, Jan. 1 & Jan. 8 from 11 am to 3 pm!


  • Interactive Games
  • Tailgate Food & Drinks
  • Animal Mingles
  • Sponsor Activities

Click here to purchase your discounted tailgate tickets

*Must purchase online in advance, or wear team colors to the Zoo on January 1 or January 8 to receive discount at the front gate. Zoo hours, 9:30 am – 5 pm, may vary due to inclement weather or other circumstances. Special fan rates available through Jan. 15, 2017. Discounted tickets only valid 12/26/16-01/15/17.

  • Tampa Bay City Pass
  • Association of Zoos and Aquariums
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Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is operated by the Lowry Park Zoological Society, an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to excellence in education, conservation and research. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and is featured among the “Top 25 Zoos in the U.S” by TripAdvisor (2015) and “10 Best Zoos in the U.S.” by Trekaroo (2015). The Zoo is located at 1101 W. Sligh Avenue in Tampa, one mile west of I-275 (exit 48) and is open seven days a week, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 

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