Zoo Knoxville Hosts Superhero Saturday on June 18

Communications Director

Eric Vreeland
evreeland@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-3480

400 Main St., Room 654A
Knoxville, TN 37902

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Zoo Knoxville Hosts Superhero Saturday on June 18

Posted: 06/14/2016
Capt America and SpidermanMarvel Comics favorites Spider-Man and Captain America are coming to Zoo Knoxville for a special appearance at Superhero Saturday presented by Advance Financial Foundation this Saturday, June 18, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.  To make the event even more marvelous, kids ages 12 and under who come dressed as their favorite super hero get free admission with a paid adult admission. 

Fans of all ages are invited to come by for a personal introduction and to pose for photos with Spider-Man and Captain America.  Other special activities include the “Superhero Boot Camp”, where little good guys can learn how to use their own super powers for heroic feats.

Superhero Saturday featuring Captain America and Spider-Man is included with paid zoo admission.  One free child’s admission offered per adult paid admission, please, and this offer cannot be combined with any other coupon or discount.  Valid on Saturday, June 18, 2016, only. 

For more information on Superhero Saturday featuring Captain America and Spider-Man, visit Zoo Knoxville’s Web site at zooknoxville.org, Zoo Knoxville’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/zooknoxville or call the zoo at 865-637-5331. 

 Zoo Knoxville is a nonprofit entity situated on 53 wooded acres just east of downtown Knoxville. Zoo Knoxville features exhibits of wild animals in natural habitats and is world renowned for its efforts in conservation and species survival. Zoo Knoxville is nationally accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and is committed to the highest standards in animal care and well-being, ethics, conservation, and education. Knoxville’s largest attraction, the zoo is open every day except Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  Currently, the zoo is open daily from 9:30 a.m. until   6:00 p.m.  Admission and ticket sales stop one-hour before the zoo closes. For more information visit zooknoxville.org