Tigger Glenn at Binghamton Zoo

Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park will open the gates for its 139th season this weekend.

Opening weekends will be this and next weekend (4/5-4/6 and 4/11-4/12.) The zoo will be open from 10-4 with last ticket sold at 3. The Zoo’s grand opening is set for April 19th and will be open 7 days a week from 10-5.

Some of the events include: Zoo night with the B-Sens on Friday, April 11th. You can get your discounted ticket here. $2.00 from each ticket will be donated to the zoo. The ZooMobile animals will be there too.

Eggstravanganza will take place on Sunday, April 20th. Kids can come and participate in an egg hunt and other activities such as face painting, crafts, and games.

Gators on the Green on May 3rd. It's at Ely Park Golf Course. All funds raised are used for educational programs, animal care, and conservation efforts at the Binghamton Zoo.

For more on these and other events, go here. As the song goes: Ross Park Zoo, how do you do? You make my dreams come true.