Birmingham Zoo announces Fun Days

The Birmingham Zoo is inviting the community to experience $5 fun days next month.

The fun days will be held on August 3rd-4th, 10th-11th and 17th-18th. Visitors can get in to the zoo for $5 admission during those weekend, enjoy $1 hotdogs at the Safari and Kudzoo Cafes', get their face painted, watch the Red Diamond Sea Lion Splash Show, check out the Predator Zone and the Wildlife Shows, and enjoy a drum circle.

Guests can also visit Dino Discovery. This limited-time exhibit is available for $5 non-members, $3 for members or $8 for wristband giving unlimited Dino Discovery admission, train and carousel rides and foam zone access.

During the $5 Fun Days, the zoo will open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. for extended summer hours. For more information, visit