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Media Alert: Traffic Alert: Boo at the Zoo

For Release: October 26, 2012

Media Only: Devin Murphy 202-633-3055

Media Web site: http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Publications/PressMaterials/PressReleases/latest-news.cfm


Boo at the Zoo Kicks off at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26

WHAT: Boo at the Zoo

WHEN: Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Oct. 26-28, 2012
5:30-8:30 p.m.

WHERE: Smithsonian's National Zoo, Washington, D.C.

3001 Connecticut Ave. NW

Washington, D.C. 20008

WHO: Due to the 14th annual Boo at the Zoo, traffic may be heavy around the Smithsonian's National Zoo the evenings of Oct. 26, 27 and 28. The Zoo will close early each afternoon at 4:30 p.m. in preparation for the event and will reopen for Boo at the Zoo guests at 5:30 p.m.

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