Minnesota Zoo is all for Fun and Fun for Fall
Apple Valley, MINN – September 27, 2013 – Fall is here, and the Minnesota Zoo is a great place to see the change of seasons and experience family-friendly events.
The Zoo is hosting Harvest Festival weekends at the Wells Fargo Family Farm on October 5 & 6 (Oktober Fest themed) and October 12 & 13 (Country Fest-themed). Harvest Festival weekends include live music, blacksmith and apple press demonstrations, kids’ hay maze and animal-themed scarecrow display. This event is made possible by Wells Fargo and the Clean Water, Land & Legacy Amendment.
The Minnesota Zoo is celebrating HallZooween on October 26 & 27. Bring your little goblins and ghouls to the Zoo for some Halloween fun. Dress up as your favorite Zoo animal or other creature of choice and get ready for a day of crafts and treats! Even the animals will enjoy some pumpkin action.
For adults, 21 and older, the Zoo is hosting its annual Wild About Wine tasting for conservation on November 9. Come spend a delightful evening, tasting a collection of wines and exquisite hors d’oeuvres. Sampling wines courtesy of Lakeville Liquors. Proceeds support conservation programs at the Minnesota Zoo. Reservations at mnzoo.org.
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).