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Lego Animals at the Zoo

By Michelle Powell

The animals have arrived at Hogle Zoo!…….LEGO animals, that is! Now through September, you can see LEGO pieces formed into the shape of animals, and scattered around various locations at the Hogle Zoo. Sean Kenny is the sculpture of the “Creatures of Habitat: A Gazillion-Piece Animal Adventur... Read More

Dinner with Mrs. Claus and Zoolights

By Aimee Cook O'Brien

"While Santa is busy listening to the wishes of children at Macy’s Santa’s Station, take time out during your visit to ZooLights and warm up with Mrs. Claus while enjoying a scrumptious hot buffet dinner. There will be a special story time, craft, photo opportunities, and up-close animal present... Read More

Utah December Favorites

By Stephanie Petersen

These are some of our family's favorite December activities. The North Pole Express @Heber Valley Railroad.  Every little one needs to experience it once. Toyland @ The Children's Theatre. Breakfast with Santa @ Discovery Gateway. Candlelight Christmas @ This is the Place. ... Read More

Hogle Zoo Lights

By Aimee Cook O'Brien

'Tis the Season to experience Zoo Lights at Hogle Zoo. There are millions of holiday lights, live reindeer, Santa Claus, and hot chocolate. Animals with warm winter coats, like the tigers, are even more active this time of year.  There is a lot to see so dress warm so you won't miss anything. Z... Read More

Cold weather brings good deals!

By Aimee Cook O'Brien

Some of Utah's most popular attractions offer huge discounts when the weather turns colder. If you are willing to brave the cold, its a great opportunity to seize some great deals. First off, Hogle Zoo offers free admission on the LAST Wednesday of the month in November, December, January and Februa... Read More

Boo at Hogle Zoo

By Aimee Cook O'Brien

This week I will highlight several fun, spooky (but not too spooky) Halloween activities for kids, so check back often so you don't miss a thing! Kids 12 and younger come in your costumes and trick-or-treat at the Zoo! Candy booths will be set up throughout Zoo and is free with your Zoo admission o... Read More

Zoorasic Park – Experience It Before It’s Gone!

By Michelle Powell

Hogle Zoo's Zoorasic Park Yesterday we went to Utah's Hogle Zoo to check out Zoorasic Park. It was really cool to see and hear the dinosaurs all throughout the park. This exhibit has been at the Hogle Zoo all summer long, but after August 31st it will be gone for good! Make sure y... Read More

Zoorassic is Fantastic

By Stephanie Petersen

You have obviously heard all the hype over Zoorassic at Hogle Zoo.  Well, all that hype is well deserved!  We have visited the Zoo a couple times and those creatures never get old. I love that they are placed throughout the entire Zoo, we used our handy dandy map to find them. What's cra... Read More

Utah Museum of Natural History Camps….Thumbs UP!

By Stephanie Petersen

The look on my little guy’s face after his first day at Dino Camp was priceless.  We had been talking about Utah Museum of Natural History's camp for months.  I thought to myself, “how much can you learn about Dinosaurs in one week for 3 hours a day.”  I was blown away! Each day had a theme... Read More

Free day at the zoo for military families

By Aimee Cook O'Brien

In honor of all military personnel, their immediate family and veterans of our armed forces, Hogle Zoo is offering free admission on Saturday, May 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. There will also be a special flag raising ceremony and color guard performance along with a variety of vehicles, equi... Read More