The Birmingham Zoo is a zoological park that opened in 1955 in Birmingham, Alabama. The 122-acre zoo is home to almost 800 animals representing over 200 species, including many endangered species from six continents including 60 mammals, 80 reptile species, and 80 bird species. Animals include flamingos, tortoise, lemurs, foxes, raccoons, pandas, kangaroos, beavers, orangutans, bobcats, tigers, and elephants. To save on admission, the visitors can avail Birmingham Zoo coupons and discounts. Every October, the Birmingham Zoo hosts its annual Halloween event, Boo at the Zoo. The 2013 event takes place on October 4-6, 11-13, 18-20, 23-27 & 31. The event offers a variety of activities for visitors, including trick-or-treating, games, and rides such as “The Eerie Express” and the “Scarousel.” For more information and money-saving deals, you can visit BestFreeStuffGuide.