2009 Press Releases

Below are downloadable, print-formatted press releases that cover some of Nashville Zoo's 2009 highlights. To download a press release, please click on the title below. If you are a member of the media in need of a photo, please contact .

12/17/2009 - Zoo Staff Devastated at Loss of African Elephant, Kiba
11/24/2009 - Zoo’s Grassmere Historic Home Celebrates a Victorian Christmas
11/18/2009 - Toy Drive Offers Free Zoo Tickets
11/9/2009 - Zoo Offers Free Admission for Veterans on Wednesday
10/13/2009 - Nashville Zoo Hires Development Director and Director of Facilities
10/6/2009 - Zoo Hosts “PreBoo” Event for Local Non-profits, Media and Sponsors
9/22/2009 - Merry Not Scary Fun at Ghouls at Grassmere
9/16/2009 - A Taste of the Wild at Nashville Zoo’s Animal Affair
9/15/2009 - Publix Charities’ Harvest Days at Nashville Zoo
9/10/2009 - HealthSpring Senior Day at Nashville Zoo
9/9/2009 - State Farm Presents Latino Family Festival at Nashville Zoo
9/8/2009 - Nashville Zoo Announces Chairman-Elect and Board Members
8/27/2009 - Rare Clouded Leopard Cubs On Exhibit September 4
8/13/2009 - Predators Day at Nashville Zoo
7/7/2009 - Nashville Zoo Animal Art Goes to Auction
7/6/2009 - Cool Off at Regions “Ice Day” at Nashville Zoo
6/19/2009 - Nashville Zoo Hosts Safari Swizzle on July 16
6/16/2009 - Nashville Zoo Attendance Soars
6/10/2009 - Zoo Hosts All-American Cookout on July 3
6/8/2009 - Rare Clouded Leopard Cubs Born at Nashville Zoo
5/15/2009 - HealthSpring Offers Free Zoo Day for Seniors
5/12/2009 - Titans "Play 60" Challenge at the Zoo
5/6/2009 - Nashville Zoo Receives AZA Accreditation
4/30/2009 - Evening Adventures at Nashville Zoo
4/20/2009 - Nashville Zoo Suspends Bottle Sales on Earth Day
4/16/2009 - Zoo's Conservation Efforts Honored
3/16/2009 - Giant Anteaters Move from Behind the Scenes to Center Stage
3/11/2009 - Things are "Hop"pening at the Zoo's 11th Annual Eggstravaganzoo
3/10/2009 - Zoo Offers Day for Deaf Community
3/9/2009 - Tiger Cubs Join Zoo's Spring Collection
3/2/2009 - Zoo Welcomes Zebra Herd
2/23/2009 - Nashville Zoo Night at the Predators
2/17/2009 - Zoo Offers Job Fair for Seasonal Employment
2/16/2009 - Gardening 101 from the Masters
2/10/2009 - Spring Forward with Nashville Zoo
2/9/2009 - Zoo Holds Volunteer Open House
2/3/2009 - Zoo Calls for Unwanted Vegetation
1/20/2009 - Zooperbowl Offers Half-Price Admission
1/13/2009 - Nashville Zoo Elephants Paint to Make Good on Titans Bet
1/9/2009 - Nashville Zoo Goes Toe to Claw with Maryland Zoo
1/8/2009 - Run Wild at Zoo's Annual 5K