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If you are a member of the press, please contact:Kelly Lessard
Public Relations
Minnesota Zoo
13000 Zoo Boulevard
Apple Valley, MN 55124
952.431.9217 direct
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kelly.lessard@state.mn.us

Looking For a Unique Valentine’s Day Experience?
Minnesota Zoo Love Tour” Gives a Glimpse into the Romantic Rituals of Animals

Apple Valley, MINN – January 14,, 2014 

The Minnesota Zoo’s 10th annual “Love Tour” is a perfect way to celebrate Valentine’s Day. The Love Tour offers a glimpse into the private lives of a variety of animals: from courtship to breeding, the Zoo’s furry, feathered, and scaly indulge in exotic romantic rituals.

For adults only (ages 21+), the Minnesota Zoo’s Love Tour is a one-of-a-kind experience. After a tour along the Tropics Trail, guests will enjoy a romantic and sumptuous dinner. Proceeds support the Zoo’s conservation programs.

DATE:
Friday, February 14, 2014
EVENT SCHEDULE:
5:45-7:15 p.m. Narrated tours of the Tropics Trail highlighting breeding behaviors (tours run every 15 minutes; each tour is approximately one hour and includes one complimentary glass of champagne per person)

5:45-7:30 p.m. Hand-passed hors d’oeuvres

7:30 p.m. & 8:30 p.m. Romantic dinner in Discovery Bay (includes salad and dessert)

Space is limited, so please R.S.V.P. for the “Love Tour” online at mnzoo.org. The cost for this exotic tour is $180 per couple (price includes appetizer, tour, and dinner). Each tour and dinner time will be determined when the reservation is placed.

The Minnesota Zoo is located in Apple Valley, just minutes south of Mall of America. For more information, call 952.431.9500 or visit mnzoo.org. The Minnesota Zoo is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and an institutional member of the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA).