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Rare Chimpanzee Born on Safari

Rare Baby Chimpanzee Born at Lion Country Safari   WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Lion Country Safari welcomed a baby chimpanzee to its troop on Dec. 30, the first born at the facility in over 16 years and the only one born in 2021 at an AZA-accredited zoological park. The baby is making his debut on the island habitats in the preserve, and guests driving through the safari may see him clinging to mom.   This baby is a significant part of chimpanzee conservation, contributing to ... Read More
Posted by Haley Passeser

Second Rare Rhino Born at Lion Country Safari in 2021 Bolsters Conservation Efforts

West Palm Beach, FL – It’s another big baby – and he is a big deal!   Lion Country Safari welcomed a male Southern White Rhinoceros calf to its herd on November 17th, 2021, the second calf born at the park this year. He is a significant contribution to the White Rhinoceros Species Survival Plan, a national collaboration to save the imperiled species from extinction. Both the calf, named Josh, and mom are spending some quality time bonding together in a maternity area,... Read More
Posted by Haley Passeser at 24 November 2021

Rare Baby Rhino Born on World Rhino Day at Lion Country Safari!

West Palm Beach, FL – In a very special celebration on World Rhino Day, Lion Country Safari welcomed a female Southern White Rhinoceros calf to its herd on Sept. 22, 2021.   This big baby is also a very big deal in the conservation world. She is a significant new part of the White Rhinoceros Species Survival Plan, a national collaboration to save this imperiled species from extinction. In celebration of the birth and in honor of World Rhino Day, Lion Country Safari is making a do... Read More
Posted by Haley Passeser at 27 September 2021

Rare New Species at Lion Country Safari

Lion Country Safari Welcomes Extremely Rare New Species to the Safari   West Palm Beach, FL – Lion Country Safari is pleased to welcome two male eastern bongo antelope to the safari. Makumi and Bakari, one year old and two years old respectively, relocated to Lion Country Safari in late April. Following their arrival, they have spent some time acclimating to their new home, but are now visible to the public in the Kalahari Bushveldt section of the preserve.   Bongos are na... Read More
Posted by Haley Passeser

Lion Country Safari Ranked One of the Top Zoos in Florida

Lion Country Safari Ranked “12 Best Zoos in Florida”   West Palm Beach, FL –Just weeks after being ranked one of the “10Best” safari parks in the country, Lion Country Safari ranked among the top 12 zoos in Florida by Trip101. Other zoos on the list include Disney’s Animal Kingdom and Zoo Miami. Lion Country Safari is the only safari park to be named on among the top zoos in Florida.   The list, released on trip101.com, features the best zoos ... Read More
Posted by Haley Passeser

Celebrate World Giraffe Day at Lion Country Safari!

Lion Country Safari Celebrating World Giraffe Day   West Palm Beach, FL – Lion Country Safari, home to one of the largest herds of giraffe in the country, is celebrating World Giraffe Day on June 20th, 2021, from 12:00PM to 3:00PM. This year’s event will feature special keeper chats, crafts, educational displays and a raffle, the proceeds of which will be donated to giraffe conservation. In addition to offering fun and educational activities in Safari World, the park is als... Read More
Posted by Haley Passeser at 15 June 2021

Lion Country Safari Ranked in “10 Best Safari Parks” by USA Today 2021

West Palm Beach, FL –Lion Country Safari ranked among the top 10 safari parks in the United States by the USA Today’s “10Best” Readers' Choice contest. Ranked by popular vote, supporters chose from 20 of the top nominated wildlife parks selected by experts in the zoo and travel field. Lion Country Safari is the only park in Florida to be named among the top 10 safari parks and has earned a spot on the list four years in a row.   The list, released on June 4t... Read More
Posted by Haley Passeser

Summer Savings Passes Now on Sale!

3 Attractions…3 Months of Fun…1 Price!    THE ‘SUMMER SAVINGS PASS’ IS BACK!    Lion Country Safari, Miami Seaquarium, and Zoo Miami   to offer popular unlimited admission pass beginning May 10, 2021.     West Palm Beach, FL– May 6, 2021 - Lion Country Safari, Miami Seaquarium, and Zoo Miami will be offering a ‘Summer Savings Pass’ for the eleventh year in a row. The Summer Savings Pass will give pass h... Read More
Posted by Haley Passeser at 21 May 2021

Lion Country Safari Welcomes Baby Zebra.

Largest Zebra Herd on Record in the Country Grows by One. West Palm Beach, FL – On Saturday, April 17th, 2021, Lion Country Safari welcomed a baby Plains zebra to its herd. The foal is the first born to the herd this year. The foal and mom are spending quality time together and are visible to guests from their cars in the Hwange section of the safari, along with the rest of the zebra herd. Lion Country Safari is one of only a few drive-through safari experiences in the United... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp)

Lion Country Safari Chimpanzees Choose Super Bowl Winner

West Palm Beach, FL –On Friday, February 5th, Lion Country Safari’s chimpanzees will share their pick for the winners of Super Bowl LV. The park’s chimpanzees will have an opportunity to select between bright, colorful enrichments representing the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. As the chimpanzees shift from one island to the next around 11:00a.m., they will race to grab their favorite items and predict by popularity the winner of this year’s Sup... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 05 February 2021