The explosions and fires in Madison impacting state electronic records systems are having an impact on some Brown County Departments. - Read More
Brown County Parks will open the Reforestation Camp horse and mountain bike trails, Neshota Park horse trails, and the Fox River Trail horse trails for the 2019 season on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. For full details, please click on the "Read More" link. Happy trails to you! - Read More
The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park is excited to announce that starting June 1st, the Adventure Park will be open daily from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., with the last zip tour at 5:30 p.m.
Complete Adventures are $25 per person, Ropes Adventures are $15 per person, and Zip Line Adventures are $12 per person. All participants must be 6 years or older and meet course requirements.
Adventure Park still has spots available for the Summer Adventure Camps. Camps are educational, recreational, and most of all: tons of fun! Each program allows campers to get a look behind-the-scenes at the Adventure Park, while also challenging them to become the best version of themselves. Each day’s theme will give campers opportunities to learn a new skill.
Two sessions of four-day camps will be offered this summer, with up to 20 campers participating in each camp:
Trekker Camp (Ages 6 – 9): June 24th through 27th, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. daily
Adventure Camp (Ages 10 – 14): July 8th through 11th, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. daily
Cost is $120.00 for Non-Members, $110.00 for NEW Zoo Pass Members, and $100.00 for Adventure Park Members.
More information can be found at www.newzoo.org/adventure-park/adventure-camps, or by calling 920-662-2148 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org - Read More
Your child does NOT need to be a 4-H member to participate in this program, but does need to be a 3rd - 6th grader! The cost of this program is $20 per child. Registration is closed one week prior to the date of the event. If you have questions please email Melinda Pollen at email@example.com
Note: Each date requires a minimum of 10 participants (maximum of 30 per date). Registration fees are non-refundable unless the program is cancelled due to low registration. - Read More
Summer Hours & Wild Wednesdays return to the NEW Zoo
Summer is here and that means our hours are extended to take advantage of the extra daylight. Beginning June 1st, the NEW Zoo will be open from 9:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. every day of the week! A variety of daily programs are also available for Zoo visitors to enjoy, including “VIP” experiences, penguin and pelican feedings, and a variety of free exhibit chats. Visit newzoo.org to view the daily schedule of events and purchase advance tickets to the VIP experiences.
Starting June 1st, the Adventure Park will also be open daily from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., with the last zip tour at 5:30p.m. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Visitors can also take advantage of ½ priced admissions to the NEW Zoo every Wednesday night in June, July, and August from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
While you’re here, don’t forget to ride the new train or our ever popular carousel - and feed the giraffes! The Giraffe Feeding Experience is open daily from 10:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. and again from 2:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The NEW Zoo’s daily hours during June, July, and August are 9:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.
The Adventure Park is open daily from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Regular Zoo admission fees are: Children 2 & under-free;
Children 3-15 & Seniors 62 and over-$6, Adults-$9
For more info, visit www.newzoo.org or contact the NEW Zoo & Adventure Park at 920-434-7841.
The NEW Zoo is located at 4418 Reforestation Rd, Green Bay, WI 54313
Our Brown County is a celebration of 200 years of history focusing on the stories that make Brown County the place we choose to live, work, and play. Explore these stories through 50 artifacts, 50 photographs, 50 people, and 50 places that demonstrate the complex, diverse, and rich history of Brown County.
Brown County was established in 1818, becoming the first boundary lines west of the Great Lakes- that’s 30 years before Wisconsin became a state! Over the past two centuries, the residents of Brown County have left their unique mark on the landscape of Northeastern Wisconsin.