EVENTS CALENDAR

February 2019
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Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

2

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

3

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

Music Under Glass Featuring King Wilkie’s Dream

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
4:30 pm

King Wilkie's Dream is a talented bluegrass band that has a wonderful energy and unique ability to engage the crowd. Soulful, bluesy, rootsy are only a few adjectives that apply to this group. Fun and entertaining.

Live music from some of the Twin Cities finest musicians perform in the Sunken Garden Sunday's January 6 - March 3 from 4:30-6:30. The music is also piped in to the Palm Dome and North Garden for your listening and strolling enjoyment. Beer and wine is available to purchase. (Please note: no show on January 27) MORE

4

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

5

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

6

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

7

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

8

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

9

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

10

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

Music Under Glass featuring Matt Arthur & The Bratlanders

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
4:30 pm

Matt Arthur is a Southern Minnesota blind man with a voice that calls to mind Johnny Cash, Leonard Cohen, and Nick Cave. The Bratlanders bring a time-worn authenticity to their rootsy sound — a Weird Old American blend of rustic folk, old-time blues, early country-western, indie dirges, and bombastic rock & roll.

Live music from some of the Twin Cities finest musicians perform in the Sunken Garden Sunday's January 6 - March 3 from 4:30-6:30. The music is also piped in to the Palm Dome and North Garden for your listening and strolling enjoyment. Beer and wine available to purchase. (Please note: no show on January 27) MORE

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Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

12

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

13

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

14

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

Enchanted Evening - A Valentine’s Dining Experience - SOLD OUT

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
5:30 pm

This Valentine’s Day, don’t just give your sweetheart flowers; take them where they can dine amongst them.

Enjoy candle-lit tables throughout the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory amongst the three featured gardens, each with its own unique characteristics from the intimate North Garden with lush vegetation to the Sunken Garden with the color and scents of a picturesque warm summer day.

Live musicians play as Lancer Catering serves a double entrée, gourmet dinner.
Seatings will be at 5:30pm and 8:00pm. MORE

15

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

Enchanted Evening - A Valentine’s Dining Experience - SOLD OUT

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
5:30 pm

This Valentine’s Day, don’t just give your sweetheart flowers; take them where they can dine amongst them.

Enjoy candle-lit tables throughout the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory amongst the three featured gardens, each with its own unique characteristics from the intimate North Garden with lush vegetation to the Sunken Garden with the color and scents of a picturesque warm summer day.

Live musicians play as Lancer Catering serves a double entrée, gourmet dinner.
Seatings will be at 5:30pm and 8:00pm. MORE

16

Love In Bloom Weekend!

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Flee the cold and warm up at our "Love In Bloom" special event over President’s Day Weekend, February 16, 17 and 18.

Kids will love the games, crafts, silly selfie station, special animal visitors, storytime, zoo keeper and gardener talks!

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

Enchanted Evening - A Valentine’s Dining Experience - SOLD OUT

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
5:30 pm

This Valentine’s Day, don’t just give your sweetheart flowers; take them where they can dine amongst them.

Enjoy candle-lit tables throughout the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory amongst the three featured gardens, each with its own unique characteristics from the intimate North Garden with lush vegetation to the Sunken Garden with the color and scents of a picturesque warm summer day.

Live musicians play as Lancer Catering serves a double entrée, gourmet dinner.
Seatings will be at 5:30pm and 8:00pm. MORE

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Love In Bloom Weekend!

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Flee the cold and warm up at our "Love In Bloom" special event over President’s Day Weekend, February 16, 17 and 18.

Kids will love the games, crafts, silly selfie station, special animal visitors, storytime, zoo keeper and gardener talks!

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

Music Under Glass Featuring Lydia Liza

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
4:30 pm

When Lydia Hoglund sings, her words convey the ache of an old soul. She unspools her melodies in big, booming somersaults that sound both effortless and ageless,

Live music from some of the Twin Cities finest musicians perform in the Sunken Garden Sunday's January 6 - March 3 from 4:30-6:30. The music is also piped in to the Palm Dome and North Garden for your listening and strolling enjoyment. Beer and wine available to purchase. (Please note: no show on January 27) MORE

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Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Love In Bloom Weekend!

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Flee the cold and warm up at our "Love In Bloom" special event over President’s Day Weekend, February 16, 17 and 18.

Kids will love the games, crafts, silly selfie station, special animal visitors, storytime, zoo keeper and gardener talks!

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

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Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

20

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

21

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

22

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

23

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

24

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

Music Under Glass Featuring Lucy Michelle

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
4:30 pm

Lucy Michelle is a songwriter as serious as they come taking us on a journey of American pop music in the classic sense.

Live music from some of the Twin Cities finest musicians perform in the Sunken Garden Sunday\'s January 6 - March 3 from 4:30-6:30. The music is also piped in to the Palm Dome and North Garden for your listening and strolling enjoyment. Beer and wine available to purchase. (Please note: no show on January 27) MORE

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Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

26

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

27

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

28

Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.

Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!

Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.

Snow Leopard Program

Big Cat Building
2/17/2019
12:30 pm

Learn about Como\'s snow leopards, how they are cared for, observe special enrichment, plus guests can ask questions.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!

Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.

Bouquets: An Evening of Wine, Beer, and Food

Conservatory
2/17/2019
7:00 pm

Escape from the chilly temperatures and enjoy a night out sampling more than 80 fine wines, locally brewed beer, and tidbits from area restaurants in the most beautiful winter setting in Minnesota -- the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. MORE

   

Love In Bloom Weekend!

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Flee the cold and warm up at our "Love In Bloom" special event over President’s Day Weekend, February 16, 17 and 18.

Kids will love the games, crafts, silly selfie station, special animal visitors, storytime, zoo keeper and gardener talks!


Winter Flower Show

Sunken Garden
2/17/2019
10:00 am

Enjoy the beautiful sights and bold floral scents of veltheimia, azaleas, amaryllis, the jdark red cyclamen, blue pansies, and dark pink and maroon oriental lilies. The Winter Flower Show opened January 11 and runs through Sunday, March 10, 2019.Admission is free.


Polar Bear Program

Polar Bear Odyssey
2/17/2019
10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training, or zoo keeper talks!


Zoo Keeper Talk

Zoo Grounds
2/17/2019
11:00 am

Meet the Zoo Keepers! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running Como Zoo. Learn about the animals and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.


Story Time

Visitor Center
2/17/2019
12:00 pm

Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.


Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.


Spotlight Animal

Various Locations
2/17/2019
1:30 pm

Learn about some of Como\\\'s animal ambassadors! New topics every day!


Gorilla Program

Gorilla Forest
2/17/2019
2:00 pm

Watch as primate keepers interact with our great apes, monkeys, tamarins, and lemurs. Education specialists will interpret the training session and answer any questions you may have.


Music Under Glass Featuring Lydia Liza

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
2/17/2019
4:30 pm

When Lydia Hoglund sings, her words convey the ache of an old soul. She unspools her melodies in big, booming somersaults that sound both effortless and ageless,

Live music from some of the Twin Cities finest musicians perform in the Sunken Garden Sunday's January 6 - March 3 from 4:30-6:30. The music is also piped in to the Palm Dome and North Garden for your listening and strolling enjoyment. Beer and wine available to purchase. (Please note: no show on January 27) MORE