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Back-to-Zoo Days Contest presented by TXU Energy

Contest Rules

No purchase or payment necessary to enter or winpurchase will not increase your chances of winning. 

Eligibility:  This contest is open to those who sign up at or purchase an eligible Houston Zoo admission ticket. The contest is only open to legal residents of the United States 18 years of age or older and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Houston Zoo, Employees of TXU Energy, and immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and/or those living in the same household of employees are not eligible to participate in the contest. The contest is subject to all federal, state, local, municipal laws and regulations. 

Contest Period:  Entries will be accepted online starting on Friday, September 4 and ending 11:59 PM Wednesday, September 30, 2020. Entries that are submitted before or after the contest period will be disqualified. 

How to Enter: One entry per household.  

  • Ticket Purchase: Purchase a general admission ticket to the Houston Zoo for Back-to-Zoo Days presented by TXU Energy 2 pm or 3 pm Monday-Friday, September 9-30, 2020. 
  • Web Entries: Enter online without purchasing a ticket by filling out the form on this page. Participants must accurately complete all required fields, or the entry will be characterized as incomplete and will not qualify. 

Winner Selection: The potential winner will be selected and notified by October 5 from among all eligible entries received. Winners will be selected randomly from the eligible entries received. Odds of winning depend upon the total number of eligible entries received. Winners will be notified via email. Winner must reply to confirmation of prize award within 7 days of notification. If the winner does not respond another winner will be chosen (with 7 days to respond) until a winner responds and accepts their prize. 

Prizes:  The contest winner will receive one Houston Zoo Family Membership for one-year (retail value, $159) membership certificate will be emailed to the winnerThe winner will be responsible for redeeming and setting up the membership. The prize cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for another prize and is non-transferable. 

Web Entry Form

Use of Information:  By entering the contest, you grant Houston Zoo permission to use your contact information for the purpose of administration, Houston Zoo marketing, and prize fulfillment. Your information will not be sold to a third party.