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 9:30AM - 5:30PM

(last car admitted into the preserve at 4:30PM)

News

Category: Press Releases

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

Rare Rhino Celebrates 1st Birthday at Lion Country Safari

West Palm Beach, FL – On Saturday, January 30th, 2021, baby Southern white rhino, Elna, will turn one year old. To celebrate this milestone birthday, staff at Lion Country Safari will set out treats and enrichments in the drive-through safari for her and the herd. Guests are encouraged to arrive early to watch the festivities and are also welcome to write birthday messages to her on their vehicles with non-toxic window markers. At birth, Elna weight approximately 100 pounds (... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 30 January 2021

Lion Country Safari KOA Awarded Highest Honors

  West Palm Beach – Kampgrounds of America (KOA) has awarded Lion Country Safari’s KOA campground its highest accolades, the KOA President’s Award and the KOA Founder’s Award for 2021. Lion Country Safari’s campground exhibits the highest levels of guest service and satisfaction and allows campers to get a feel for sleeping in the wild, right next door to Lion Country Safari’s drive-through preserve. Guests staying at the campground can sleep ... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 01 January 2021

Lion Country Safari Celebrates 36th Annual Christmas with the Chimps

  West Palm Beach – On Thursday, December 17, 2020 at 10:30a.m., Lion Country Safari will celebrate its annual Christmas with the Chimps. During this event, Santa delivers presents by boat to the park’s chimpanzees. This year, Christmas with the Chimps is being offered as a premium experience with limited capacity and requires advance registration. Attending guests are permitted out of their vehicles in the last section of the preserve to join in the festivities. A p... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 25 December 2020

Lion Country Safari Welcomes 2 New African Lions

  West Palm Beach, FL – Lion Country Safari is pleased to welcome two additional male lions to the safari. Boone and Vander (both 6 years old) relocated from the North Carolina Zoo in late September to join Lion Country Safari’s pride of lions. Following their arrival, Boone and Vander have spent some time acclimating and are getting to know the other lions through a monitored introduction process. Boone and Vander are now visible to the public in the lion habitat in... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 20 November 2020

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

    West Palm Beach, FL –Lion Country Safari ranked among the top 10 safari parks in the United States by the USA Today’s “10Best” Reader’s 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. The list, released on July 17, 2020 on 10best.com, ranks the ... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 17 July 2020

Lion Country Safari Celebrates Zoo Keepers’ Dedication and Hard Work

  West Palm Beach, FL – Lion Country Safari is celebrating National Zoo Keeper Week in recognition of the hard work of wildlife staff dedicated to caring for over 1,000 animals on safari each day. Lion Country Safari has an animal care team of nearly 50 staff with diverse backgrounds and approximately 790 years of combined animal experience. National Zoo Keeper Week, established by the American Association of Zoo Keepers in 2007, occurs during the third week of July each ye... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 01 July 2020