Holiday Deals 2016

November 17, 2016


Looking for the perfect gift for your animal loving family and friends? Utica Zoo Gift Shop has just the thing for you! Gift Shop hours: 10am to 4pm daily. (Utica Zoo & Gift Shop are closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.)

Animal Adoption Holiday Special: From now, until January 15, 2017 we are offering a special Holiday animal adoption for $45. Package includes a printed Adoption Certificate, an 8×10 photo of your animal, and a gift certificate for an 8” plush toy, to be redeemed in our gift shop. Click here to learn more about Animal Adoptions.

$5 OFF Memberships: get $5 OFF any new or renewed Utica Zoo membership from Black Friday through Christmas Eve. (November 25 to December 24.) Offer is only valid in the Utica Zoo Gift Shop. Cannot be redeemed online or in the mail. Click here to learn more about Utica Zoo Memberships.

Giving Tree: Grab an ornament off of the Utica Zoo’s Giving Tree in the Gift Shop to purchase an enrichment toy for one of the animals, or give a tax-deductible donation to the Utica Zoo! Click here to donate.

Gift Cards: Don’t know exactly what to get? Utica Zoo gift cards can be purchased in any amount and used for anything: admission, memberships, merchandise etc.

Small Business Saturday, November 26: the first 25 customers that spend $15 or more in the UZ Gift Shop will receive a UZ logo reusable shopping bag. All customers receive 10% off their purchases. Utica Zoo members will get 20% off their entire purchase.

12 Days of Christmas Deals: Utica Zoo members will receive their 10% discount on top of all the deals below! *12 Days of Christmas Deals do not included gift baskets.*

  • December 1: Free can cooler with purchase of $10.00 or more
  • December 2: BOGO 1/2 OFF all T-shirts
  • December 3: 15% OFF toys and puzzles $3.99 and up
  • December 4: $5.00 OFF any adult or child sweatshirt
  • December 5: 20% OFF all drink ware (Mugs, bottles, cups, etc.)
  • December 6: 25% OFF all plush toys
  • December 7: FREE small magnet with purchase of $15.00 or more
  • December 8: 20% OFF UZ logo souvenirs
  • December 9: Take an additional $5.00 OFF any membership
  • December 10: Free Utica Zoo ornament with purchase of $20.00 or more
  • December 11: Spend $60.00 on gift shop items, and get a $5.00 gift certificate towards your next purchase
  • December 12: 20% OFF gift shop merchandise $3.99 and up (*certain restrictions apply on consignment items.)