What's Coming Up

On the Calendar

As construction continues on the New Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, we need every ounce of support from our zoo friends and family, our local communities and businesses, and from visitors who come to our current zoo. One way to help is to attend one of our fundraising events. Check out our calendar to see What’s Coming Up!

Upcoming BYZ Events


CANCELLED Due To Weather ...Read More


Until we relocate to our new zoo currently under construction, please stop by the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo’s Gift Shop and check out this holiday season’s Angel Tree Wish List. ...Read More


’Tis the season to show your support for the construction of the New Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo. These awesome Build Your Zoo gift ideas are also year-end charitable tax deductions! ...Read More


#GivingZOOday is about the impact zoos and aquariums have on their communities by engaging visitors to be stewards of the environment and save species from extinction. It’s also about how these institutions give back by mentoring their staff and volunteers to support a wide range of causes. ...Read More


Come to the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo for some serious monkey business and help us celebrate World Monkey Day! This unofficial holiday is observed around the world to honor monkeys, apes, lemurs, bush babies, marmosets, and other non-human primates. What better way to recognize and learn about the...Read More

If you, your organization or business would like to participate or become a sponsor
in a Build Your Zoo event, please contact:

Tracy Holiday, Director of Development | 251.752.2245 | tracy@algulfcoastzoo.org

Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo | 1204 Gulf Shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL 36542 | 251.968.5732

For press related inquiries, please email: marketing@algulfcoastzoo.org

For all other Build Your Zoo inquiries, please contact Tracy Holiday, Director of Development,
tracy@algulfcoastzoo.org | 251.968.5732

The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo is operated by The Zoo Foundation Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and a 509(a)(2) charitable foundation under section 170, 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Internal Revenue Code, and is governed by a board of directors.