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North Carolina Zoo Park Map Receives National Award in Prestigious Graphic Design Competition   (05/25/17)
ASHEBORO, NC – The Design Department at the North Carolina Zoo has be... (read more)

Randolph Communications commits to 18th year as Signature Sponsor of Zoo To Do   (05/22/17)
ASHEBORO, NC  -  Randolph Communications Board of Directors has commit... (read more)

North Carolina Artist Brian Brown Sculpts Life-Size Ocelot Artwork for Display Inside North Carolin   (05/16/17)
ASHEBORO, NC – A life-size bronze sculpture of an ocelot family is the new... (read more)

Pots and Paint Event at Westmoore Pottery   (05/15/17)
Asheboro, NC - In a celebration of the diverse nature of artistic creativity, on... (read more)

Mother’s Day Weekend at North Carolina Zoo Features Yearly Plant Sale, and Birds, Blooms & Bees    (05/12/17)
Asheboro, NC - It’s a weekend of flora and fauna, along with a heaping hel... (read more)

Endangered Red Wolves Born at North Carolina Zoo   (05/10/17)
ASHEBORO, NC -- The staff of the North Carolina Zoo is seeing a lot of &ldq... (read more)


Grants Awarded for Zoo Employee Ideas Grant Funds Provided by Randolph Friends of the Zoo   (04/28/17)
ASHEBORO, NC — The North Carolina Zoo Society and the Randolph Friend... (read more)

Randolph Arts Guild to host first solo exhibition by potter Kate Johnston   (04/26/17)
Asheboro, NC - The Randolph Arts Guild is set to feature the first solo gallery ... (read more)

Seagrove, NC Captures Title of Top US Town for Craft Lovers   (04/21/17)
Charlotte, NC - For the past month, craft lovers have been logging on to the Ame... (read more)

Summer 2017 at the North Carolina Zoo: From Dinos to Rhinos, There’s Fun for Everyone!   (04/21/17)
ASHEBORO, NC – From dinos to rhinos, the North Carolina Zoo has all the ba... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo Celebrates Earth Day with a Celebration of Conservation & Plenty of Planet Educa   (04/20/17)
ASHEBORO, N.C. – It’s a celebration of conservation on April 22, 201... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo Sets Daily Attendance Record   (04/18/17)
ASHEBORO, NC – The North Carolina Zoo set a regular daily attendance recor... (read more)

9th Annual Seagrove Celebration of Spring Pottery Tour   (04/17/17)
Seagrove, NC - The 9th Annual Seagrove Celebration of Spring is a self-guided to... (read more)

It’s a Bear-y Good Saturday to Visit the North Carolina Zoo   (04/06/17)
ASHEBORO, NC – To paraphrase the famous song, “…... (read more)


Egg-Stravaganza is an Eggcelent way to spend this Weekend at the North Carolina Zoo   (03/29/17)
ASHEBORO, NC – A Celebrate spring the “wild way” ... (read more)

Eyes in the sky: How ground-bound mammals use vultures to find a free lunch   (03/15/17)
ASHEBORO, N.C. – On the plains of Africa, jackals and hyenas fo... (read more)

9th Annual Seagrove Celebration of Spring Pottery Tour   (03/14/17)
Contact: Alexa Modderno or Bobbie Thomas 336-707-9124 email: contact@discovers... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo To Delay Opening Sunday   (03/11/17)
ASHEBORO, NC – Due to a weather forecast of snow the Nor... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo Giraffe Passes Away   (03/07/17)
ASHEBORO, NC – Early this morning, keepers at the North Carol... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo Boasts Largest February Ever and Readies New Attractions   (03/03/17)
ASHEBORO, NC – 47,190 guests visited the North Carolina Zoo i... (read more)