Friday, December 21

9:30 Tiger Enrichment (Northern Trail-Lair Exhibit)
10:00 Japanese Macaque Enrichment (Central Plaza)
12:30 Seal Enrichment (Discovery Bay Stadium)
2:00 Boar Enrichment (Russia’s Grizzly Coast)

Join us for our new Animal Play Days at the Minnesota Zoo! The Zoo animals receive enrichment every day to keep them mentally and physically strong – and Animal Play Days give guests a special opportunity to watch enrichment and engage with zookeepers at featured animal habitats. Come join in the play all day long and learn why it’s important for the animals, too.

Minnesota Zoo animals enjoy getting gifts too! Children of all ages can have fun treating the animals with a enrichment gift by purchasing an approved “toy” from our wish list on

Upcoming Dates:
January 1
February 14