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October 2017

Beardsley Zoo Howl-O-Ween

October 14, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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Calling all ghosts and goblins! Don’t miss our annual Halloween-themed evenings, featuring activities and attractions geared toward guests ages 8-15 (although brave younger children have found the event enjoyable!) Brave children (and parents) can enter our haunted attractions: The Haunted Hayride, Farmer Beardsley’s Farmstead, and the Ghastly Greenhouse. Younger guests can enjoy magic shows, face painting, fortunetellers, fire dancers, and more. Visit beardsleyzoo.org for more information and to purchase discounted presale tickets. NOTE: Animals will not be on exhibit during nighttime events…

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Beardsley Zoo Wolf Week

October 15, 2017 @ 9:00 am - October 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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The Beardsley Zoo is home to two Mexican gray wolves, and two Red wolves, all extremely rare and on the Endangered Species list. Learning opportunities and activities for guests will be held all week. Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is closer than you think and open daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Adult admission (ages 12 & older) is $15.00; children (ages 3 -11) is $12.00, senior admission (62 and older) is $11.00 and children under 3 years old are free. Zoo members…

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Beardsley Zoo Scarecrows on Parade

October 16, 2017 @ 9:00 am - October 31, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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Local classrooms are invited to build a scarecrow to showcase on Zoo grounds in the month of October. Come see our Scarecrow “Exhibit” on the Greenhouse Lawn, and vote for your favorites at Boo at the Zoo on October 29. To sign up to build or sponsor a scarecrow, visit beardsleyzoo.org. Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is closer than you think and open daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Adult admission (ages 12 & older) is $15.00; children (ages 3 -11) is $12.00, senior…

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Beardsley Zoo International Sloth Day

October 20, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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Come find the Two-toed sloth at Beardsley Zoo who is hiding in the Rainforest exhibit. The Two-toed sloth is a mid-size animal with brownish-greenish fur that provides excellent camouflage. Hint: look up when you get there! Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is closer than you think and open daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Adult admission (ages 12 & older) is $15.00; children (ages 3 -11) is $12.00, senior admission (62 and older) is $11.00 and children under 3 years old are free.…

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Beardsley Zoo Howl-O-Ween

October 21, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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Calling all ghosts and goblins! Don’t miss our annual Halloween-themed evenings, featuring activities and attractions geared toward guests ages 8-15 (although brave younger children have found the event enjoyable!) Brave children (and parents) can enter our haunted attractions: The Haunted Hayride, Farmer Beardsley’s Farmstead, and the Ghastly Greenhouse. Younger guests can enjoy magic shows, face painting, fortunetellers, fire dancers, and more. Visit beardsleyzoo.org for more information and to purchase discounted presale tickets. NOTE: Animals will not be on exhibit during nighttime events…

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Beardsley Zoo Bat Week

October 23, 2017 @ 9:00 am - October 30, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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Learning opportunities are available for zoo guests all week at the Beardsley Zoo. Come visit the Vampire bats! Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is closer than you think and open daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Adult admission (ages 12 & older) is $15.00; children (ages 3 -11) is $12.00, senior admission (62 and older) is $11.00 and children under 3 years old are free. Zoo members also are admitted free. Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo is located at 1875 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport, Connecticut and parking at…

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Beardsley Zoo Howl-O-Ween

October 27, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - October 28, 2017 @ 10:00 pm
Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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Calling all ghosts and goblins! Don’t miss our annual Halloween-themed evenings, featuring activities and attractions geared toward guests ages 8-15 (although brave younger children have found the event enjoyable!) Brave children (and parents) can enter Beardsley Zoo's haunted attractions: The Haunted Hayride, Farmer Beardsley’s Farmstead, and the Ghastly Greenhouse. Younger guests can enjoy magic shows, face painting, fortunetellers, fire dancers, and more. Visit beardsleyzoo.org for more information and to purchase discounted presale tickets. NOTE: Animals will not be on exhibit during nighttime…

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Beardsley Zoo Boo at the Zoo

October 29, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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A Spooktacular afternoon awaits at the Beardsley Zoo and includes harvest hayrides ($2 per person) and many other seasonal favorites! Enjoy crafts, story-time, cool critters, and of course, candy! Guaranteed to delight and fright all those who pass through. If you're under 12, in costume, and are accompanied by one paying adult, you get in to the Zoo for FREE! Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is closer than you think and open daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Adult admission (ages 12…

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November 2017

Beardsley Zoo National Bison Day

November 2, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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Join us at the Beardsley Zoo Research Station and learn more about America’s largest mammal. These giants weigh between 1,000 and 3,000 pounds and eat up to 50 pounds of grasses a day. Vast herds once roamed our prairies and open woodlands but were driven to near extinction by early settlers and bison hunters. The last few animals kept in zoos formed the basis for the entire new (and protected) population. Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is closer than you think and open…

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December 2017

Breakfast with Frosty @ Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo

December 9, 2017 @ 9:00 am - December 23, 2017 @ 10:00 am
Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610 United States
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Get in the holiday spirit and join Frosty, Santa, and all their friends for breakfast at the Zoo! Guests will enjoy breakfast in our Carousel building followed by an appearance from Frosty and a couple of his pals. Pictures with Santa will be available each morning. Reservations and prepayment are required. Presented by MGM Family Dental.

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The Christmas Elf @ Downtown Cabaret Theatre (Bridgeport)

December 28, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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Downtown Cabaret Theatre, 263 Golden Hill Street
Bridgeport, CT

Every Christmas, Santa employs countless helper elves to keep watch over the world’s kids to see who’s being naughty and who’s being nice, but not everyone wants Christmas this year. Find out what happens when one clever elf is met by some concerned toys who are worried about being replaced in this brand new musical where fun and imagination come to life this holiday season. The Downtown Cabaret Children’s Theatre shows approximately run 75-80 minutes with a 10-minute intermission. Dates:…

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