February 1, 2017 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM America/Chicago Timezone
Gladys Porter Zoo
500 E Ringgold St
Brownsville, TX 78520
Arianna Barrera
(956) 546-7187
Winter Texan Discount Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo  | Brownsville | Texas | United States

The Gladys Porter Zoo is busy preparing for its annual Winter Texan Discount Day on Wednesday, February 1, 2017. During Winter Texan Discount Day, all Winter Texan residents are invited to visit the Gladys Porter Zoo for a special discounted price of $4.50 with proof of out-of-state residence.

Winter Texan Discount Day is a day set aside each year to celebrate and honor Winter Texans. In addition to discounted admission rates for Winter Texans, This event will be held in the special events building from10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. At this event, the Zoo will be offering free activities such as entertainment, refreshments and door prizes with paid admission or membership.

We would like for local museums, healthcare providers and other organizations/businesses from around the Rio Grande Valley to be present to offer information and giveaways to visiting Winter Texans. Additionally, theZoo’s Docent Council will be conducting Winter Texan walking tours upon request.

We anticipate an attendance of 2,500 visitors for this year’s event. As you can imagine, an event this big requires the help of many volunteers and community partners. The Gladys Porter Zoo would love to have your participation at this year’s event. In addition to your attendance we would greatly appreciate your help to provide door prizes for our visitors. We are asking for gift certificates, gift cards, and/or any other items you are able to provide from your business/organization. Drawings will be drawn every half hour throughout the duration of the event.

In appreciation for your attendance and donation, we will acknowledge your organization/business on our website and through social media mentions. Additionally, your contribution is tax deductible as a charitable contribution since no goods or services were received in exchange for this donation.

Your assistance is essential to making this event a success and any kind of contribution will be greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance for all your help. If you have any questions concerning this event, please do not to hesitate to contact me by calling (956) 546-7187 or emailing abarrera@gpz.org

Thank you again for your support.