Fireworks Return to the Zoo

Fireworks are returning to Ellen Tout Zoo and Park on Tuesday, July the 4th.

The City of Lufkin, The Lufkin Police Dept and Lufkin ISD will provide a free shuttle bus service that will run from Lufkin High School to the Ellen Trout Park and Zoo 5p.m. until approximately. 8:45 p.m.

Prior to 8:45p.m., buses will pick up at the Lufkin High School parking lot and deliver occupants to the front entrance of the park. This will reverse after the fireworks show. The buses will not run during the fireworks show.

Loop 287 will be closed from Hwy 59n to Hwy 69N at 9pm.

The shuttle service is free and will help those who take advantage of it avoid traffic congestion at the zoo.