Programs & Events
For the safety of our guests, staff, and animals, we are offering limited public on-site and virtual programming and events at this time. The Minnesota Zoo remains committed to fostering connections between people and the natural world to save wildlife. We are actively developing programming that fits the needs of our community during these changing times. Please find available program details below.
December 3 – January 17 Tickets go on sale November 16, 9:00am
This winter, there's a magical world waiting for you at the Minnesota Zoo. Join us for Nature Illuminated: a one-of-a-kind drive-thru experience featuring stunning light work and larger-than-life animal art installations. Nature Illuminated invites you on a spectacular journey into a world of art, awe and light, all from the comfort of your own vehicle. Learn More.
'TIS the Season
This holiday season, support the Zoo and give the gift of nature and the beauty and joy of exploring the world around us. The Minnesota Zoo is a natural wonder. Memberships and gift cards are available now. Or make a donation in a loved one's honor and be a force for nature. Learn More.
Virtual School's Out Camps
Digital Detectives - Thanksgiving Break Camp (November 25 & 27)
Digital Detectives - Winter Break Camp (December 21-23 or December 28-30)
Digital Detectives - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Camp (January 18)
Digital Detectives - President's Day Camp (February 15)
Digital Detectives is a new way to learn with the Minnesota Zoo! This program is designed to bring this popular camp into your family’s home…or backyard, or lake, or wherever you may choose to connect with us! Click Here
13000 Zoo Boulevard
Apple Valley, MN 55124
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