John Ball Park Zoo

John Ball Zoo Needs Help Finding One Of Its Owls
What?!?!
MLive is reporting that the John Ball Zoo lost one of its birds from the 'Realm of Flight' bird show last Monday. It looks like Cupid, the barn owl, which flies over visitors’ heads during the show got spooked and flew into the tree-tops; which would mean the bird is free...
Update On The Stingray Exhibit At John Ball Zoo
Back on July 8th, the John Ball Zoo suffered a catastrophic failure, when heavy rain shorted out one of the two oxygen pumps for the Stingray Lagoon; but because it wasn’t a total power loss, the alarms never went off alerting staff to a problem...
Top 5 Ways To Enjoy The Summer Weather In Grand Rapids
Summer is fast approaching, and people are always looking for ways to entertain themselves in the great outdoors. Grand Rapids is full of awesome outdoor activities for people seeking to bask in the sunshine. I figured I'd highlight a few of them for you...
John Ball Zoo To Offer Two-For-One-Admission & Extended Hours
John Ball Zoo is planning three special days this summer where they will not only stay open two hours later than normal, but will offer two-for-one-admission. Two For Tuesdays will take place once a month this summer, with the first date being Tuesday, June 18,  followed by Tuesday, July 16, an…
Easter Seals Walk With Me Tonight At John Ball Park
A fun, major fund raiser for Easter Seals Michigan is tonight at the John Ball Park Zoo. It's "Walk With Me" and is a nearly 2-mile walk that will wrap around the park and go through the zoo.
It's a wonderful opportunity for donors and supporters to meet the people Easter…
Tigers Are Returning To John Ball Park Zoo
The John Ball Zoological Society announced today they are bringing tigers back to the Grand Rapids zoo in Phase II of the Zoo Society’s Restore the Roar Capital Campaign.
WZZM TV13 reports the projects include the Bill and Bea Idema Foundation Funicular and Forest Realm, the Bissell Tree House…