Dallas Zoo Hosts Annual Dollar Day Thursday - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Dallas Zoo Hosts Annual Dollar Day Thursday



    Dallas Zoo to Host Annual Dollar Day Thursday

    The Dallas Zoo will once again host its annual Dollar Day on Thursday. (Published Thursday, July 20, 2017)

    The Dallas Zoo once again hosts its annual Dollar Day Thursday. 

    Admission to the zoo is only $1 per person. Certain snack items at the zoo and other attractions are also $1 or discounted. 

    Last year, zoo officials estimated more than 20,000 people went to Dollar Day. 

    Zoo officials will use extra misting stations and fans to keep guests cool throughout the day. 

    The zoo recommends that Dollar Day attendees us the DART Red Line to avoid traffic and parking issues. 

    Heat Advisory This AfternoonHeat Advisory This Afternoon

    A Heat Adivsory will go into effect this afternoon at 1 p.m. and run until 8 p.m. Saturday. The afternoon heat index will be around 105 each afternoon.

    (Published Thursday, July 20, 2017)

    NBC 5 Meteorologist Grant Johnston said a Heat Advisory will go into effect Thursday afternoon at 1 p.m. The advisory will run through Saturday evening.

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