Each Backstage Pass is a unique, once-in-a-lifetime exclusive experience to get up close and personal with a favorite Zoo critter.

For dates and to register click on the program listed on the right under “Upcoming Backstage Pass Programs”.

Backstage Pass Descriptions:

Backstage with Bears
Backstage with Birds
Backstage with Chinchillas
Backstage with Penguins
Backstage with Sea Otters
Backstage with Sharks and Rays
Backstage with Sloths
Private Backstage Passes for Marriage Proposals or Special Occasions!

Extreme Parents – Tuesday, March 26, 2019

It’s not easy being a parent. Just ask yours! Many animals risk their lives, home, and health to keep their young alive. From the frozen world of Emperor penguins to the wet and bizarre of seahorses, discover some of the crazy parenting behaviors found in nature!

DATE: March 26, 2019
AGES: Grades 1-3
TIMES: 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
FEES: Members: $45/day, Non-members: $55/day
BEFORE CARE: Offered from 8-9 a.m. for $5/day (optional)
AFTER CARE: Offered from 3-4 p.m. for $5/day (optional)
DROP OFF/PICK UP AREA: Main south entrance (see confirmation for more details)

How to Register

Register Online

Questions? Email or call 952.431.9390.

Upcoming Dates

  • Date: 03/26/2019
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