Wild Days of Play

Bring your family to join the fun of playing outdoors!  These free days of play are for all to enjoy while visiting the Zoo.  Don’t miss out on your chance to get a little messy, make a work of art, or discover something new!

*Dates: Fourth Sunday of June, July, and August
*Time: 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Ages: All ages are welcome
*Location: Minnesota Zoo at the Hanifl Family Wild Woods Nature Play Area
Cost: Free with Zoo admission (members are completely free)
RSVP: None needed – just show up at the Hanifl Family Wild Woods area for any of these programs!
*unless otherwise noted

Summer 2017 dates/topics:

July 23rd: It’s Game Day!
Are you ready for an outdoor nature obstacle course? Run, jump, climb, and hop through the Hanifl Family Wild Woods nature play area. Challenge your grown-up, brother, sister, or friends, new and old, to a good old fashion race.

Aug 27th: Color Explosion!
Have you ever played camouflage hide and seek with natural items or created designs and patterns from colorful rocks? Have you ever gone on a color hunt to find 6 different shades of green? Come discover and play with the amazingly awesome colors that mother nature provides in new and fun ways!