Animal Play Days – Sunday, May 14

Kangaroo Crossing – May 27 thru Labor Day
See the new Australian exhibit this summer at the Minnesota Zoo and experience the outback. Roam the land with kangaroos, wallabies and emus for a truly authentic experience. It’s going to be wild, mate!
Sneak Peek – Weekends in May!

Adult Nights Out
Our new series of events for grown-ups provides guests with the opportunity to explore the Zoo after hours!  $10 admission fee (free for members); food and beverage available for purchase.  Online reservations will go live closer to the event dates.
Thursday, June 15, 2017*
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Friday, July 28, 2017
Friday, August 4, 2017
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Friday, September 15, 2017
Friday, October 13, 2017

*Followed by Our World Speaker Series

Speaker Series – Get Outdoors: Experience Glacier National Park – May 19, 7:00 pm

Wild Night – Saturday, June 3
We’re bringing back the roaring 20s at the 6th annual Wild Night at The Mansion at Uptown in Minneapolis! Help the Minnesota Zoo save wild tigers and other wildlife while enjoying fantastic entertainment, unique auction items, Zoomobile animals, and more. This is the wildest young professional’s party in the Twin Cities for a great cause: saving wildlife.

Cub Foods Father’s Day, Sunday, June 18
Bring dad to the Zoo on his special day. Dads will receive free admission Sunday, June 18. Sponsored by Cub Foods.

Music in the Zoo
The best outdoor music venue in the Twin Cities, the Weesner Family Amphitheater

For more things to do when you visit the Zoo, check out our Daily Activities and our Attractions