The Fort Worth Zoo will host the inaugural Heroes Day, an event honoring veterans, reserve and active duty personnel of the United States military as well as first responders on Nov. 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The event will feature patriotic-themed entertainment, including live music and animal enrichment. Veterans, reserve and active duty military personnel along with first responders will receive free admission for themselves and one guest. Up to four additional tickets can be purchased with a discount of $2 off the regular price. Tickets must be purchased at the front gate.

Zoo guests will pay regular price for admission. More details can be found at

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