Holiday Gifts that Support the Cincinnati Zoo

Posted November 21, 2018
Custom-designed Fiona plush
Custom-designed Fiona plush

Adopt an animal, make a donation, or give Fiona apparel, cards, ornaments, books and more!

CINCINNATI, OH (November 20, 2018) –  If you’re looking for a gift for the Fiona lover in your life, you’re in luck.  The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden has the 2019 Fiona Calendar, new Fiona playing cards, ornaments, books and more in its gift shops and online that will delight fans of the famous hippo and benefit the Zoo.  There are also plenty of non-Fiona-themed items for those who prefer other mammals, birds, reptiles, and insects.

Now is a great time to purchase a gift that can be used all year long.  The Zoo is offering 10% off of gift memberships through the end of December, and all membership packages include FREE parking!  Gift certificates for education programs on a variety of topics for adults and children are available now and are perfect for those who want to learn something new!

Thoughtful gifts like animal adoptions, unique paintings by some of the Zoo’s talented animal artists, or a donation to the Cincinnati Zoo to give animals More Home to Roam are sure to be appreciated and are also eco-friendly!

Five different books about Fiona are available in the Zoo’s gift shop during PNC Festival of Lights (and online 24/7), including Zoo Director Thane Maynard’s book about premature hippo Fiona’s journey to become a normal, healthy hippo!  He’ll be signing copies of Saving Fiona at the Zoo from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on December 5.