Hours

 9:30AM - 5:30PM

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

News

Category: Press Releases

Page 2 of 6

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

Lion Country Safari and Palm Beach County STEM Team Share WILD Virtual Fieldtrips

      West Palm Beach, FL –Lion Country Safari has been working to support students, teachers and families working and learning remotely by sharing unique educational content with viewers. Over the last several years, Lion Country Safari and The School District of Palm Beach County have partnered together to provide high-quality true STEM virtual fieldtrips for the students in Palm Beach County. These virtual fieldtrips are now being shared with the public week... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 30 April 2020

Adorable New Arrival: Lion Country Safari Welcomes Baby Rhino

    West Palm Beach, FL – Lion Country Safari welcomed a female Southern White Rhinoceros calf to its herd on January 30th, 2020. Both the calf and mom are now located in the rhino maternity area where they can spend some quality time bonding together. The maternity area is visible to guests in their cars from the road in the Hwange National Park section of the drive-through safari. The baby, named Elna (meaning “beloved” in Afrikaans), is the 4th of... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 01 February 2020

Mingle with Flamingos at Lion Country Safari

    West Palm Beach, FL – Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Lion Country Safari is launching a new premium experience for guests in which they can mingle with the park’s flock of Caribbean flamingos. This immersive premium experience allows guests to get up close and personal with the flamingos, feed them, and take photos. A portion of the proceeds from the flamingo experience will go to support wildlife conservation efforts. Premium experiences are ... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 01 February 2020

Lion Country Safari Rhinos Choose Super Bowl Winner

West Palm Beach, FL –On Thursday, January 30th, Lion Country Safari’s rhinoceroses will share their pick for the winners of Super Bowl LIV. The park’s rhinos will have an opportunity to select between bright, colorful enrichments representing the San Francisco 49ers and the Kansas City Chiefs. As the rhinos roam their pasture, they will have an opportunity to select and enjoy an enrichment box full of some of their favorite items and predict by popularity the winner of this year’s Super B... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 30 January 2020

Lion Country Safari Welcomes Lion Cubs

  PHOTO OPP: MEDIA ARRIVE TO MAIN OFFICE 1/2/20 AT 9:45AM TO PHOTOGRAPH CUBS. *Please note that we cannot accommodate live shots with the cubs. Live shots and interviews can be conducted in the park afterwards.   West Palm Beach, FL – Lion Country Safari welcomed a litter of African lion cubs on November 8th, 2019. These cubs are the first to be born at the facility in nearly 20 years. The lion cubs are spending quality time with mom, Leela, before making their de... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 03 January 2020

Lion Country Safari Completes Milestone Documentary

    West Palm Beach, FL – On Thursday, January 9th, 2020, The Lion Country Legacy, a documentary detailing the stories of conservation and dedication to animal care at Lion Country Safari, is premiering in Wellington. The half-hour documentary, produced by Saturn Sound Studios of West Palm Beach, tells the behind-the-scenes stories of how a team of professionals at Lion Country Safari cares for and preserves some of the world’s most iconic species. The premier ... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 01 January 2020

Endangered Ape Born at Lion Country Safari

West Palm Beach, FL – Lion Country Safari welcomed a newbaby siamang gibbon to the park on September 19, 2019. The newest addition tothe family group can be seen clinging to mom, Tina, until it matures and beginsto explore on its own. The siamang family is visible on their habitat islandsin Lake Shanalee from either the Safari Queen boat tour, or as guests prepareto enter the preserve and drive alongside the shoreline.Siamang gibbons are a lesser ape speciesnative to the rainforests of As... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 10 October 2019