SPECIAL EVENTS

Artist, Photographer & Family Photo Hours

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
9/25/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am
10/23/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am
11/20/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am
12/4/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am

Whether you choose the lush greenery of the North Garden or the flowers in the Sunken Garden, this is the perfect opportunity to use the many gardens inside the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory as a backdrop for your holiday family photos. Guests are welcome to bring in their own camera and find the perfect spot for their photo. $5 per person.


**We Will Be Closing at 3:00 To Prepare for ZooBoo**

Zoo Grounds
10/22/2016 to 10/23/2016
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
10/29/2016 to 10/30/2016
3:00 pm

We will close at 3:00pm on October 22-23 & 29-30 in preparation for ZooBoo. We open back up at 4:30 for all of Mummy's ghosts & goblins to enjoy a NON scary time at ZooBoo! Tickets available at the door!


ZooBoo

Zoo Grounds
10/22/2016 to 10/23/2016
4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
10/29/2016 to 10/30/2016
4:30 pm to 7:30 pm

ZooBoo is a non-scary Halloween fundraising festival for families and young children. For this unique fall fundraiser, the grounds of Como Zoo transform into a world of fairytales and fun! Over 200 live costumed characters interact and entertain children. This magical event offers families a safe trick-or-treating alternative plus many Halloween surprises.  

Como will close at 3:00 to prepare for ZooBoo.


Artist, Photographer & Family Photo Hours

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
9/25/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am
10/23/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am
11/20/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am
12/4/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am

Whether you choose the lush greenery of the North Garden or the flowers in the Sunken Garden, this is the perfect opportunity to use the many gardens inside the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory as a backdrop for your holiday family photos. Guests are welcome to bring in their own camera and find the perfect spot for their photo. $5 per person.


**We Will Be Closing at 3:00 To Prepare for ZooBoo**

Zoo Grounds
10/22/2016 to 10/23/2016
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
10/29/2016 to 10/30/2016
3:00 pm

We will close at 3:00pm on October 22-23 & 29-30 in preparation for ZooBoo. We open back up at 4:30 for all of Mummy's ghosts & goblins to enjoy a NON scary time at ZooBoo! Tickets available at the door!


ZooBoo

Zoo Grounds
10/22/2016 to 10/23/2016
4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
10/29/2016 to 10/30/2016
4:30 pm to 7:30 pm

ZooBoo is a non-scary Halloween fundraising festival for families and young children. For this unique fall fundraiser, the grounds of Como Zoo transform into a world of fairytales and fun! Over 200 live costumed characters interact and entertain children. This magical event offers families a safe trick-or-treating alternative plus many Halloween surprises.  

Como will close at 3:00 to prepare for ZooBoo.


Artist, Photographer & Family Photo Hours

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
9/25/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am
10/23/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am
11/20/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am
12/4/2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am

Whether you choose the lush greenery of the North Garden or the flowers in the Sunken Garden, this is the perfect opportunity to use the many gardens inside the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory as a backdrop for your holiday family photos. Guests are welcome to bring in their own camera and find the perfect spot for their photo. $5 per person.


Noon Year's Party

Visitor Center
12/31/2016
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
1/1/2017
10:00 am to 1:00 pm

A family event so popular, we're doing it twice! Ring in the "Zoo" year during a special Noon Year's Celebration on December 31 & January 1. Kidsdance, Minnesota's favorite high-energy, interactive DJ service for kids, will be here both days with tunes, contests, and fabulous prizes! We will have craft making, special animal enrichment, giveaways, and a countdown to noon with hundreds of beach balls dropped from the ceiling.