Programs & Events
The Minnesota Zoo is currently offering limited public on-site and virtual programming and events. We remain committed to fostering connections between people and the natural world to save wildlife and are actively developing programming that fits the needs of our community during these changing times. Please find available program details below.
Hispanic Heritage Day, September 18
Join the Minnesota Zoo on Saturday, September 18, for Hispanic Heritage Day presented by Univision Minnesota. From noon to 6 pm, embark on an afternoon full of music, food, and fun all in celebration of Hispanic culture. All ages are welcome. Advanced Zoo reservations are required. Buy Tickets For September 18 Today!
Moonlight Yoga (in person)
Have you ever held a yoga pose in the pale moon light? Full moons provide a unique yoga atmosphere for you to practice your best animal poses. Join us as we tap into the peace and quiet of the Zoo at night, while enjoying the celestial light of our magnificent moon.
Dates: Once a month from June through October
Cost: $14 members / $18 non-members (sign up for all five in person classes for a discount) Click Here
Fall Wild Wonders Preschool (in person) - Nine week fall session (Mondays)
What better way to welcome fall then by exploring the Northern Trail, Minnesota Trail, and adjacent wild areas at the Zoo! This program allows our youngest learners (4-6 years old) to explore the Zoo and get to know some of our most famous residents. Click Here
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Minnesota Bison Edventure
September 18, 2021
The Bison EdVenture starts and ends at the Zoo, with most the day spent at Minneopa State Park. You will learn more about this amazing partnership as you hear from Zoo and DNR experts, go behind the scenes to see what it takes to manage such large herds of these magnificent animals, discover the beauty and history of Minneopa, and exercise your roaming abilities on a 5.5 mile hike around the park. Click Here
13000 Zoo Boulevard
Apple Valley, MN 55124
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