Thursday, July 19, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
18+ to attend, 21+ to drink (no exceptions)

The Minnesota Zoo is celebrating “40 Years of Amazing” with guest experiences, animal care stories and wildlife conservation successes. Explore a grown-up, kid-free version of the Minnesota Zoo after hours and enjoy cocktails and keeper talks during our July event. Food and beverage will be available for purchase.

Kangaroo Crossing VIP Event

6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Enjoy the land down under during this exclusive VIP experience on the new Kangaroo deck located inside the Kangaroo Crossing habitat. This event is limited to 30 and will include a Charcuterie Box with meats, dried fruit, crackers, chutney, cheeses, grapes, brownie and water. Cash bar with wine and beer will be available One of the keepers will be stopping by to share stories and fun facts about the animals from Australia. Hop on over for a one-of-kind outback experience.  (Rain plan will include an indoor option)

Northern Trail, Russia’s Grizzly Coast, Kangaroo Crossing and the Wells Fargo Family Farm 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Tropics Trail and Minnesota Trail 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Discovery Bay and Penguins 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Additional activities:

  • Music by Drive South 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
  • Animal Trivia 6:00 – 8:00 pm Central Plaza
  • Incredible Creatures 6:30 – 7:30 pm Central Plaza
  • Wine bar at the Penguin Café
  • VIP Event on the Kangaroo deck 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Limited to 30)

Ticket Prices:
$10.00 admission (free for members)
$35.00 admission + VIP Event (Must be purchased before 12:00 pm on July 19)
$25.00 member + VIP Event (Must be purchased before 12:00 pm on July 19)
$15.00 after 12:00 pm on July 19

Online Sales End at 5:00 pm July 19

Tickets will be available at the door.
No need to print tickets, use your phone!

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Information on the July 27 Adult Night Out

Program Details

  • Date: 07/19/2018
  • Time: 6:00 PM
Advanced Tickets Required

Event Details:

Advanced Tickets Required

Date: 07/19/2018
Time: 6:00 pm-9:00 pm