Thursday, October 31

10:30 Pig Enrichment (Farm)
11:30 Dhole Enrichment (Northern Trail)
12:15 Hawaiian Monk Seal Enrichment
2:00 Boar Enrichment (Russia’s Grizzly’s Coast)

Saturday, November 2

10:30 Goat Enrichment (Farm)
11:00 Sea Otter Enrichment (Russia’s Grizzly Coast)
1:30 Brown Bear Enrichment (Russia’s Grizzly Coast)
2:30 Japanese Snow Monkey Enrichment (Central Plaza)

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.

Animal Wish List

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:
November 2
December 23
January 25, 2020
February 14, 2020
March 17, 2020
April 10, 2020