Micke Grove Zoo

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Father's Day at the Zoo - Sunday, June 21, 2015 - 10AM to 3PM
June 21 is a big day for dads at Micke Grove Zoo! We expect to see hundreds of Papa Bears with their little cubs in tow exploring the Zoo as they go on a Bear “Scavenger” Hunt. Included with zoo admission ($5 for guests 14+, $3 for guests 3-13, free for children ages 2 and under; parking excluded).

Need a gift idea? Adopt an animal for dad for Father's Day!

Zoo Guardian Field Trip -  TBD

Teacher's Workshop -- TBD

Zoo Zoom 5K/Fun Run - Sunday, September 13, 2015 - 6:30AM to 10AM
Flock on down and join the herd for the 5th Annual Zoo Zoom 5K and Fun Run! Zoo Zoom is a health-driven, family-friendly event that includes a children’s fun run and 5K race, games, crafts, award ceremony, and a pancake breakfast. REGISTRATION AVAILABLE THIS SUMMER.

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Volunteer Appreciation Ceremony - Friday, September 25, 2015 - 5:30PM-7:30PM
Private event recognizing the accomplishment of our volunteers. By invitation only.

Click here to learn more about volunteering at the zoo.

Member Appreciation Day - Saturday, October 3, 2015
Details coming soon. Become a member today!

HalloWILD - October 23 and 24, 2015 - 5PM to 8PM
The weekend before Halloween, Micke Grove Zoo will be taken over by miniature ghosts, goblins, and Disney characters for its annual fall event, “HalloWILD.” HalloWILD is a safe, family-friendly event including Halloween and animal themed games, crafts, trick-or-treat stations, and live animal presentations. TICKETS AVAILABLE THIS SUMMER.

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