Columbia, S.C. - Riverbanks Zoo and Garden announced they will be closed on Saturday, October 8th due to inclement weather.

With Hurricane Matthew approaching, Riverbanks Zoo decided to close on Saturday while the storm goes through the area. While the eye of the storm is not projected to come near the Midlands, the rain bands and heavy winds extend far beyond it. They are set to reopen Sunday, October 9th at 9:00 a.m.

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