World Giraffe Day Celebration, June 18 – Pub offers Long Necks for Local Giraffe

Lion Habitat Ranch Celebrates World Giraffe Day
Great American Pub’s Donate Long Necks in Honor of Giraffe Day for Local Giraffe
Dad’s $10 Admission on Father’s Day

World Giraffe Day is June 21, 2022. On Saturday, June 18th through Sunday, June 19th from 10am to 2pm, the local wildlife sanctuary, Lion Habitat Ranch celebrates World Giraffe Day. Ozzie, Nevada’s only giraffe invites the public to come join him for the scavenger hunt, giraffe enrichment and costume contest at Noon, each day.  The wildlife sanctuary is the home to more than thirty+ lions, ostriches, emus and macaws.  Guests may book admission in advance at or at the ticket booths day of the festivities.

There will be a “giraffle” both days to win a custom Ozzie painting experience. Drawing for the “giraffle” will take place at 1pm at the giraffe area each day. Tickets for the “giraffle”, with prizes including a Tuscany Suites & Casino staycation and unique one of a kind animal experiences can only be purchased on the day of your visit. Winner must be present at the drawing.


Also, on Saturday, June 18, both locations of GREAT AMERICAN PUB are hosting a LONG NECK FUNDRAISER during operating hours.  100% of the long necks benefit the Lion Habitat Ranch.

Besides general admission, which locals pay $20, Dad’s are only $10 on Sunday, Father’s Day, this wildlife sanctuary offers a handful of specialty experiences. Reserve your spot on Feast With the Beasts—an unforgettable private party that manages to stand out in a city with already flashy experiences. With this experience, you’ll have a private, glass-enclosed table to share with your guests, surrounded by lions. Staff will prepare a box lunch, create a picnic or formal meal, or guests can even bring their own picnic. Another unforgettable specialty outdoor experience at Lion Habitat Ranch is the Behind the Scenes Tour, which guides your party around the ranch where you’ll see staff feeding, cleaning, watering and bathing the animals. Guests can also reserve their spot on the Feed the Animals experience, where you can feed  hand feed a lion.  Ozzie also may be fed for $10 each and offers painting shows every 1/2 hour while opened, where his artwork is also sold in the gift shop to benefit the habitat.

Lion Habitat Ranch is located at 382 E. Bruner Henderson, Nev. 89044 (Near M Resort). The Lion Habitat Ranch is open to the public Thursday  – Monday 10am – 2pm.   For more information on the habitat visit

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World Giraffe Day Celebration, June 18 - Pub offers Long Necks for Local Giraffe
World Giraffe Day Celebration, June 18 - Pub offers Long Necks for Local Giraffe