Rainforest Reptiles” Show Slithers into Town August 25 – 28, Featuring Rare Albino Alligator
Rainforest Reptiles features an albino alligator – one of only 30 in the world!
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – August 18, 2011 – Rainforest Reptile Shows features exotic crawlers, unusual slithers, and fascinating creepers, all of which are creatures of the rainforest. Experience direct contact with live animals, artifacts, and fascinating stories about these unusual animals and their natural habitats. Rainforest Reptiles’ rare albino alligator, one of only 30 known in the world, will be on display in its own special exhibit during the four days the show is at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo. Limited engagement performances from Thursday, August 25 through Sunday, August 28. Thursday and Friday shows will be at 11:00 am and 1:00 pm, Saturday and Sunday will be at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00 pm. Free with paid admission to the Zoo. Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo is located at 1875 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06610. For more information, visit BeardsleyZoo.org.
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About Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo
Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo is closer than you think and features 300 animals representing primarily North and South American species. Visitors won’t want to miss our Amur (Siberian) tigers, Brazilian ocelots, Red & Maned wolves, Andean (spectacled) bears, and Golden Lion tamarins. Other highlights include our South American rainforest with free-flight aviary, the prairie dog exhibit with “pop-up” viewing areas, the New England Farmyard with goats, cows, pigs, sheep and other barnyard critters, plus the hoofstock trail featuring bison, pronghorn, deer, and more. Visitors can grab a bite at the Peacock Café, eat in the Picnic Grove, and enjoy a ride on our colorful carousel. For more information, visit http://www.BeardsleyZoo.org