Share Your Love of the NC Zoo by Sharing Your Favorite Zoo Photos
ASHEBORO, NC – Show the world how much you love the North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro -- share your love by submitting your favorite photographs taken at the zoo to the “Share Your Love” photo competition
Photos may be entered into the competition by using hashtag #LoveNCZoo and publicly posting them to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram by midnight February 14. Visit NCZoo.org/lovenczoo for more information.
Award-winning photographer and zoo employee John Ireland will serve as judge for the contest. Winners will be announced February 17. The contest winner will receive a one-year family membership to the North Carolina Zoo, compliments of the N.C. Zoo Society. The second place winner will receive a family four pack of North Carolina Zoo tickets and the third place winner will receive the N.C. Zoo Society’s 2017 “Tons of Love” Adopt package, which includes an 8-inch plush elephant, chocolate and an adoption certificate. The top three winning photos will be posted on the North Carolina Zoo’s website and social media accounts
About the North Carolina Zoo
The North Carolina Zoo provides an experience like no other zoo anywhere. With five miles of exhibits, nearly 1,600 animals and 52,000 plants it is the largest natural habitat zoo in the world and an international leader in wildlife conservation.
Find yourself surrounded by some of Africa’s giants including elephants, rhinos, and giraffes; share the love of gorillas with Mosuba and his six-member troop; polar bears Nikita and Anana take polar plunges every day at the Rocky Coast Exhibit; or join in the fun at the mud café in the Kidzone.
Located in center of the state in Asheboro, it is convenient to visit from anywhere in North Carolina. The North Carolina Zoo welcomes nearly 800,000 guests each year. Plan your adventure at www.nczoo.org.
About the North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources