BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — The Baton Rouge Zoo wants to honor active military members and veterans for November’s Veterans and Military Families Month.

On Saturday, Nov. 5, BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo offers free admission to active military members and veterans, along with up to five guests.

Valid military ID must be present upon entry. Admissions gates will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The zoo will also host a special bobcat chat at 11 a.m. This will be the official announcement of the new bobcat exhibit. The exhibit will be located on the boardwalk near the Otter Cabin. This exhibit is one of many of the upcoming exhibits of the BREC Baton Rouge Zoo.