Party Time At Turtle Back


Share post:

Turtle Back Zoo will be marking the 40th anniversary of Earth Day on Sunday, April 24 by joining the Association of Zoos and Aquariums‘ Party for the Planet™ celebration.

More than 130 of the top zoos and aquariums across North America will all be hosting Earth Day-themed events on Sunday, which the AZA says is the largest combined Earth Day celebration in North America.

Turtle Back is promising special activities throughout the day that will be included with the regular price zoo admission. The zoo, which is located at 560 Northfield Avenue in West Orange, will be open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday and regular admission is $6 for children and senior citizens, $9 for adults and free for children under 2 years. For additional information, please call 973-731-5800.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Virginia Citrano
Virginia Citrano
Virginia Citrano grew up in Verona. She moved away to write and edit for The Wall Street Journal’s European edition, Institutional Investor, Crain’s New York Business and Since returning to Verona, she has volunteered for school, civic and religious groups, served nine years on the Verona Environmental Commission and is now part of Sustainable Verona. She co-founded MyVeronaNJ in 2009. You can reach Virginia at [email protected].


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

Juniors To Award 3 Scholarships

Thanks to the support of the community over the past year, the Junior Women’s Club of Verona will...

Regional Realty Firm To Close Verona Office

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach will be closing its office on Bloomfield Avenue opposite Verona Park and...

Artists Open Their Studios This Weekend

This weekend, Saturday and Sunday, April 20 and 21 is Garden State Art Weekend and two Verona artists...

State Comptroller Faults Essex County COVID Vaccine Program

The Office of the State Comptroller (OSC) has investigated Essex County’s administration of its COVID vaccination program and...