Date: Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday,
Niabi Zoo, 13010 Niabi Zoo Road, Coal Valley, is home to hundreds of animals. The zoo also offers a playground, train and carousel rides, classes, gift shop, picnic areas, and concessions. Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Last admission an hour before closing. Admission is free Tuesday-Friday until Oct. 24. Regular admission is $8.25; $7.25 for ages 62 and up, $6.25 for ages 3-12; free for members and ages 2 and under. Call 309-799-5107 or email for details.