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Posted June 6, 2012

WHO:             The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is excited to be hosting the Fifth Annual Reds Day at the Zoo this Thursday, June 7, from 11 – 2 p.m. Cincinnati Reds players Zack Cozart, Chris Heisey and Mat Latos will take part in a question and answer session from Noon to 1 p.m. in the Wings of Wonder Theater and Reds mascots – Mr. Red, Mr. Redlegs, Rosie Red, and Gapper will be roaming the park.

On Thursday evening, the Cincinnati Zoo will travel to Great American Ball Park.  Guests can enjoy a pre-game animal parade and Sam the Cincinnati Zoo’s Bald Eagle will fly during the National Anthem.  Zoo mascots will also be roaming in the Fan Zone before the game along with some of the Zoo’s Outreach Animals.  Friends of the Zoo can enjoy half-priced tickets for select seating at the Reds Game as they take on the Pittsburgh Pirates.

WHEN:          Thursday, June 7

WHAT:          Activities Include:

  • 11 a.m. – noon – Meet & Greet with Mr. Redlegs (roaming around the Zoo)
  • Noon – 1 p.m.– Question & Answer session with the Reds players in the Great American Wings of Wonder Theater
    • Players Include: Chris Heisey, Zack Cozart, Mat Latos
  • Noon – 1 p.m. – Meet & Greet with Rosie Red (roaming around the Zoo)
  • 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. – Meet & Greet with Mr. Red (roaming around the Zoo)
  • 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. – Meet & Greet with Gapper (roaming around the Zoo)

The Great American Ball Park will be selling tickets half-off on select seating for Cincinnati Zoo Members. To purchase tickets, go to