Santa Brought Gifts to the Animals at the Cincinnati Zoo, Including Clothes for the Naked Mole-Rats

The Cincinnati Zoo’s animals were surprised by some gifts from Santa. On his way up to the North Pole to start prepping…

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Santa brought the zoo's mole-rats some tiny sweaters.
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Some of the Cutest Animal Pics We Saw from the Cincinnati Zoo This Year

The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is not only famous for its holiday light show, the Festival of Lights, but also its adorable…

By CityBeat Staff

Kris the cheetah and Remus the dog are BFFs.
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See Some of the 4 Million Lights on Display at the Cincinnati Zoo Festival of Lights

The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is transforming into an illuminated wonderland once again this year for the 39th-annual Festival 0f Lights,…

By CityBeat Staff

See Some of the 4 Million Lights on Display at the Cincinnati Zoo Festival of Lights
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All the Adorable Zoo Babies You Can See at the Cincinnati Zoo This May

May means Zoo Babies time at the Cincinnati Zoo. And this year, the zoo is welcoming A LOT of new cuties to…

By CityBeat Staff

Baby Amali the bonobo
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Zoo Blooms at the Cincinnati Zoo are at Their Peak. Let's Take a Tour

The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden's annual Zoo Blooms spring floral display is at its peak beauty right now. “There are thousands…

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Zoo Blooms at the Cincinnati Zoo are at Their Peak. Let's Take a Tour
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Everything We Saw at the Cincinnati Zoo's Float4Fiona Apple Bobbing Fundraiser

The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden's fabulous Fiona turned 4 years old on Jan. 24, and to celebrate, the zoo hosted a…

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Everything We Saw at the Cincinnati Zoo's Float4Fiona Apple Bobbing Fundraiser
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All the Dazzling Photos from Cincinnati Zoo's PNC Festival of Lights

The PNC Festival of Lights, which has been named the No. 1 light display in the nation by USA Today for the past…

By CityBeat Staff

All the Dazzling Photos from Cincinnati Zoo's PNC Festival of Lights
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All the Hoppy Bois We Saw at the Cincinnati Zoo's New Interactive Roo Valley Walkabout

The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden's highly anticipated Roo Valley opened to the public on Aug. 18. The interactive experience allows about…

By CityBeat Staff

All the Hoppy Bois We Saw at the Cincinnati Zoo's New Interactive Roo Valley Walkabout
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All the Adorable Animals Born During the Cincinnati Zoo's Quarantine Baby Boom

The Cincinnati Zoo is in the middle of a baby boom, with the birth of several animals in recent months ranging from…

By CityBeat Staff

Pocket, the wallaby
    Photo: Michelle Peters
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A Whole Bunch of Photos of Cincinnati Zoo Babies Looking Real Dang Cute

It's spring, which means Zoo Babies are back at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. But, as you know, the zoo is…

By CityBeat Staff

A Whole Bunch of Photos of Cincinnati Zoo Babies Looking Real Dang Cute
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A Photo Tour of the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden's Beautiful Zoo Blooms

Spring has sprung at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, and while the establishment is currently closed to the public, they don't…

By CityBeat Staff

A Photo Tour of the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden's Beautiful Zoo Blooms
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All the Photos from Samantha the Gorilla's 50th Birthday Celebration at the Cincinnati Zoo

The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens threw a very special birthday celebration for their 50-year-old gorilla named Samantha. On the morning of…

By CityBeat Staff

All the Photos from Samantha the Gorilla's 50th Birthday Celebration at the Cincinnati Zoo
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18 Photos of Cincinnati's Beloved Baby Fiona to Celebrate Her Fourth Birthday

On January 24, 2017, Fiona the hippo defied odds when she was born six weeks premature at the Cincinnati Zoo. At the…

By CityBeat Staff

18 Photos of Cincinnati's Beloved Baby Fiona to Celebrate Her Fourth Birthday
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20 Unbelievably Adorable Photos of the Cincinnati Zoo's Baby Giraffe

A baby giraffe was born at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden on Nov. 23, the calf of 8-year-old Cece and Kimba,…

By CityBeat Staff

20 Unbelievably Adorable Photos of the Cincinnati Zoo's Baby Giraffe
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Everything We Saw at the Cincinnati Zoo's 37th-Annual Dazzling Festival of Lights

The Festival of Lights is back for its 37th year of wintery amazement. Voted the No. 1 zoo light show in the country…

By CityBeat Staff

Everything We Saw at the Cincinnati Zoo's 37th-Annual Dazzling Festival of Lights
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Inside the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden's New Hops Craft Beer Garden

The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden has a new way to enjoy the park: Hops, a 130-seat craft beer garden that features…

By CityBeat Staff

The zoo's Hops Beer Garden
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Everything We Ate at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden New Menu Reveal

Long gone are the days when hungry visitors to the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden were limited to cheese pizza and plain…

By CityBeat Staff

Taco Caja
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All the Cuteness You Can See at the Cincinnati Zoo's Zoo Babies Extravaganza

Everyone knows Fiona, America’s favorite hippopotamus and Cincinnati’s adorable unofficial mascot, but our beloved premature miracle hippo is just one of many…

By CityBeat Staff

Mani the Tamandua can be seen in the Children's Zoo
    Photo: Lisa Hubbard
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24 Essential Cincinnati Attractions to Bring an Out-Of-Towner

Whether you have friends or family in town that you're looking to entertain or you're just interested in becoming a tourist in…

By CityBeat Staff

Findlay Market
    1801 Race St., Over-the-Rhine
    At more than 150 years old, Findlay Market is Ohio’s oldest continually operated public market. Go for the farmers market, butcher shops, flower stalls, OTR Biergarten and eclectic eats. 
    Photo: Hailey Bollinger
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Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden's Festival of Lights is a 'Wild Wonderland' of Twinkling Bulbs

The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden does its annual glow-up with the 36th-annual Festival of Lights, the No. 1 zoo light show…

By CityBeat Staff

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden's Festival of Lights is a 'Wild Wonderland' of Twinkling Bulbs
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38 Photos of the Cincinnati Zoo's Baby Hippo Fiona Before She Hit 1,000 Pounds

Our baby is growing up. Yes, sassy little hippo Fiona is little no more — the Cincinnati Zoo's "plump princess" is about…

By CityBeat Staff

Photo: Hailey Bollinger
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Fiona's Media Debut

Cincinnati's beloved baby hippo has come along way since being born six weeks prematurely, initially weighing in at only 29 pounds. (That’s…

Fiona's Media Debut
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