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14 Jul 2015

What A Hoot

What A Hoot

Reston, VA – July 7, 2015 Reston Zoo is excited to announce a new baby eagle owl! While the owlet has yet to be named, the Zoo will be holding a baby naming contest on their Facebook page: www.facebook.com/restonzoo. The winner will receive a family 4 pack of day passes for the winning name. The contest will run through July 31, which is the last day that names can be submitted.

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6 Jul 2015

Reston Zoo Welcomes New Director

Reston, VA – July 3, 2014 The Reston Zoo is pleased to announce the selection of Mario Lawrence to the position of Director. Mr. Lawrence started this position at the beginning of June 2015.

“We conducted a search and identified several qualified candidates for the position,” said Eric Mogensen, CEO and Corporate Director. “We were immediately impressed with Mario’s background and positive attitude. His expertise in the overall operation of Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo including daily administration of all departments and his enthusiasm to move our organization forward translates into exciting changes for the Zoo and our community.”


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1 Jul 2015

2015 Wild Shots Photo Contest

Reston, VA – June 29, 2015 It's that time of year again! The Reston Zoo is calling shutterbugs of all ages to enter their photos in the official 2015 Wild Shots Photo Contest.  

With hundreds of animals, the Reston Zoo's diverse wildlife and interactive animal experiences create the perfect backdrop for any photographer. Snap funny family pictures or the perfect animal poses.  Scenery, silly faces and animal antics are encouraged.  So pack up those cameras and head to the Zoo for your chance to win a family 4 pack of season passes or other "wild" prizes!

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13 Mar 2014

Reston Zoo Opening On March 14th

Join all of your favorite animal friends on March 14th for the first day of the 2015 season! The zoo will open at 9:00am with the last admission tickets sold at 3:00pm. Join us as we jump start the Spring season with wild fun!

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