Friday, May 18, 4:30 -8:30 p.m.
18+ to attend, 21+ to drink (no exceptions)

The Minnesota Zoo is celebrating “40 Years of Amazing” 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 May event. Food and beverage will be available for purchase.

Northern Trail, Russia’s Grizzly Coast, and the Wells Fargo Family Farm 4:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Discovery Bay, Tropics Trail, Penguins, and Minnesota Trail 4:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Additional activities:

  • Incredible Creatures 5:00 & 6:00 pm in the Discovery Bay Stadium
  • Animal Trivia 4:30 – 7:30 pm on Tropics Plaza
  • Wine bar at the Penguin Café
  • Wine flights will be available featuring:
    Dark Horse Rose
    Prophecy Rose
    Rosehaven
    Edna Valley Rose

Ticket Prices:
$10.00 admission (free for members)
$22.00 admission + wine flight (Must be purchased before 12:00 pm on May 18)
$12.00 member wine flight (Must be purchased before 12:00 pm on May 18)
$15.00 after 12:00 pm on April 20

Online Sales End at 3:00 pm May 18

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

Get Your Tickets!.

 * Additional flights may be purchased in the Call of the Wild for $16 during the event.

Program Details

  • Date: 05/18/2018
  • Time: 4:30 PM
Advanced Tickets Required

Event Details:

Advanced Tickets Required

Date: 05/18/2018
Time: 4:30 pm-8:30 pm