Kambiri is turning 1 and she wants you to come join her to celebrate her birthday at the Franklin Park Zoo! Isn't she adorable?
Picture courtesy of Robert Klein
We love going to the Franklin Park Zoo and on November 5, they will be celebrating the first birthday of Kambiri, the baby gorilla. Visit the Tropical Forest to see the gorilla exhibit festively decorated and watch as Kambiri and the gorillas enjoy birthday treats made especially for them! The first 250 visitors will receive complimentary treats of their own - delicious miniature dark chocolate cupcakes with banana buttercream frosting, courtesy of Sweet Cupcakes.
WHEN: Saturday, November 5, 10 AM - 3 PM in the Tropical Forest
ADMISSION: Adults, $16; Seniors, $13; Children, $10 (2-12); all children under 2 are free.
ZOO HOURS: 10 AM - 4PM daily
WHERE: 1 Franklin Park Road, Boston, MA 02121
In addition, beginning Saturday, November 5, through end of day, Friday, November 11, all four Sweet Cupcakes locations will offer a "Bananas for the Zoo" cupcake, inspired by Kambiri, and will donate $1.00 from each cupcake sold during that week to Zoo New England. The limited-edition cupcake will feature homemade banana buttercream frosting atop rich, dark chocolate cake, finished with a banana chip.
Sweet Cupcakes locations:
BACK BAY: 49 MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE, BOSTON, MA & 225 NEWBURY STREET, BOSTON, MA
HARVARD SQUARE: ZERO BRATTLE STREET, CAMBRIDGE, MA
DOWNTOWN: 11 SCHOOL STREET, BOSTON, MA
To learn more about Sweet Cupcakes visit http://www.sweetcupcakes.com.
Disclosure: I was provided Zoo passes to this event, no other compensation was received.