Northeast Georgia Mountains / Cleveland

North Georgia Zoo and Petting Farm

2912 Paradise Valley Rd.
Cleveland, GA 30528

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Home to more than 400 animals, North Georgia Zoo is sure to be the highlight of your family adventure. North Georgia Zoo has one of the largest petting zoos in Georgia and is full of fun and educational experiences for all ages.

Pet and feed a variety of miniature and rare breed livestock, including potbelly piglets, miniature goats, sheep, donkeys and deer. Babies are born year-round. Join us for a guided wildlife walk, trained animal shows, wagon ride to the camels and zebras, or take a pony ride.

From alligators to wolves, you will surely not be disappointed. A fun, interactive adventure awaits you. North Georgia Zoo is a partner in conservation and ZAA accrediated. Please visit our website for hours as they do change seasonally.

Info & Amenities

  • Admission & Fees

    See Website : Other Pricing Options

    Zoo Admission: Adult $23

    Zoo Admission: Child (Ages 2-11) $21


    Group Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Maps & Brochures Available, Meeting Facilities, Parking on Site, Party Facilities, Picnic Area, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible, Handicapped Accessible (Limited)

    Group Amenities

    Group Rates Available, Group-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    400, 75

    Payment Options

    Mastercard, Visa

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Scarecrow Trail

    Scarecrow Trail

    09/22/2017 - 10/29/2017

    Join us for lots of fall festivities! This year's scarecrow trail will be bigger than ever! Come see all the unique and fun scarecrows and even enter one of your own! Browse through the pumpkin patch and pick your perfect pumpkin

    Enjoy the wool jump, pumpkin patch, wildlife walk and much more! All this included with your admission to the Zoo! Meet and Greet with a variety of animals. Featuring: Themed Scarecrows, Wool Jump, hayrides - $7, and pumpkin patch.

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  • Pumpkin Fest!

    Pumpkin Fest!

    10/01/2017 - 10/29/2017

    Join us for the month of October for all kinds of fun filled activities. This is a great time to bring your group out and experience a variety of activities from: Wool jump, pumpkin patch, Scarecrow Trail, pumpkin painting and more! Find your perfect pumpkin during Pumpkin Fest! (There is an additional cost for pumpkins.)

    Groups will enjoy guided wildlife walks, feeding and petting over 100 rare and unique farm animals, farm demonstrations, hay maze, pumpkin patch and more. We reco... read more

  • Boo at the Zoo

    Boo at the Zoo

    10/27/2017 - 10/29/2017

    This is the perfect Halloween alternative event for those wanting to bring their kids to a fun and safe place to trick or treat and just have loads of fun! No witches, ghost or goblins here! But you may find a pig with wings, a goat dressed like a cowboy and a unicorn! Come dressed up and receive a free feed cup.

    Lots of goodies and prizes will be given away! Hold a tarantula. Dig for treasures at the Scavenger Hunt. Check out our adorable "Dressed" up animals! Learn about the creepy a... read more

  • Pumpkin Smashin Fun!

    Pumpkin Smashin Fun!

    11/03/2017 - 11/12/2017

    So what to do with all the left over pumpkins? Feed them to the animals of course! They are nutritious and great enrichment! Join us as we throw, smash and create enrichment from pumpkins!

    Anyone planning on bringing a group of 15 or more, we recommend reserving in advance! Visit: for more infomation.

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  • Santa is Coming!

    Santa is Coming!

    11/17/2017 - 11/19/2017

    Join us as we get in the Christmas Spirit with Santa! Meet some adorable mini farm animals in our petting zoo and some wild exotic animals on our Wildlife Walk! All this included in your Zoo Admission!

    Don't forget to get your picture taken with Santa! High quality photos available for purchase: $5 & up.

    People with groups of 15 or more, please visit the following link for information on gro... read more

  • Holiday Celebration & Live Nativity

    Holiday Celebration & Live Nativity

    11/24/2017 - 11/26/2017

    Holiday Celebration & Live Nativity
    Under the stars with the Animals!
    Live Nativity  5:30-6:30pm 
    Starry Night Tours at 6pm!

    Hayrides, Wool Jump, Kids Activities, Christmas Music,
    ​ Hot Cocoa and Marshmallows! 
    Fun for the whole family!

    Regular Zoo Hours: Friday 11-4p Sat & Sun 10-4p
    Nativity backdrop and animals  will be  available for families to use for pictures during regular zoo hours 
    Join us for donkey rides during the d... read more

  • Starry Night Tours

    Starry Night Tours

    11/24/2017 - 11/25/2017

    BRING YOUR FLASHLIGHT!  Join our guides as they take you on a walk through the zoo under the stars!
    Hear the wolves howl, meet some amazing nocturnal animals such as a Bushbaby and Owl.
    ​Meet other zoo friends and learn lots of fun and exciting facts about the animals! While waiting for your tour to start, enjoy our petting area full of fun, cuddly animals! Afterwards, you will take the hayride past the camels, yaks, water buffalo and more!  Enjoy feeding and petting these... read more

  • Tree Toss!

    Tree Toss!

    12/26/2017 - 12/29/2017

    Curious about what the animals do with their recycled trees? Come join us and see for yourself! They love dragging them, eating them, rubbing on them, tearing them up, and much more! Great fun and enrichment for both animal and human kind!

    Groups of 15 or more must reserve in advance to qualify for discounted pricing. For more information, visit: read more

  • Winter Break Fun

    Winter Break Fun

    12/26/2017 - 12/30/2017

    Experience the zoo in the winter! Bundle up the family and enjoy a day out at the zoo! Don't forget to add on a Wildlife Walk or a Winter Wolf Encounter! For more information, call or visit website. 

    Groups of 15 or more are eligible for discounted pricing. Please visit for more information.

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