SOURCE: Denver Zoo

February 19, 2015 17:29 ET

Denver Zoo's Lunar New Year Event Canceled

Due to Expected Severe Weather, Event Scheduled for Feb. 21 Will Not Occur

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - February 19, 2015) - Unfortunately, due to expected severe weather, Denver Zoo has canceled its Lunar New Year event scheduled for this Saturday, February 21.

About Denver Zoo: Denver Zoo is the Rocky Mountain region's preeminent resource for informal scientific education, serving two million people annually. Home to 4,000 animals representing more than 600 species, the Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), which assures the highest standards of animal care.

A leader in green action, Denver Zoo is the greenest zoo in the country and is dedicated to ensuring the safety of the environment in support of all species by attaining the highest environmental standards. Since 1996, Denver Zoo has participated in about 600 animal conservation projects in 62 countries on all seven continents.

Contact Information

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    Tiffany Barnhart
    (303) 376-4844

    Sean Andersen-Vie
    (303) 376-4818