Frank Buck's Birthday Celebration

Tuesday, March 12th  10am-4pm (last ticket sold at 3:30pm)

$2 day in honor of Frank Buck's Birthday!

In honor of our namesake, Frank "Bring 'em Back Alive" Buck, come help us celebrate his birthday and enjoy $2 all-day admission to the zoo!  Birthday cake will be served at 1:00pm while it lasts!

Frank Bucks Birthday 2019

Frank Buck was a Gainesville native, born on March 17, 1884.  He was well-known as an adventurer, animal collector, author, actor, and producer.  The Frank Buck Zoo was renamed in his honor in 1970.