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April 18, 2024

Penguins, Alligators & More for Families

Save a bundle while checking out two local attractions with the kids this month.

The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden (3400 Vine St.) offers Penguin Days through Thursday, Feb. 28 — get half-price admission (regular admission is $15 adults, $10 ages 2 – 12, $8 parking) and enjoy special animal encounters, as well as a King Penguin Parade.
Visit for the scoop!


The Newport Aquarium’s Winter Family Days returns to (1 Aquarium Way, Newport on the Levee) through Thursday, Feb. 28. It’s your last chance to see 800-pound Mighty Mike, the alligator who exits Gator Alley later this month. Winter Family Days offers two free kids’ admission tickets with each adult ticket ($23 adults). Call 800-406-3474 or visit



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