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Minnesota Zoo’s Beastly Bash


6:00 pm - 11:30 pm


Minnesota Zoo
13000 Zoo Blvd, Apple Valley, MN, 55124

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The Beastly Bash, Minnesota’s premier outdoor summer event, supports the Minnesota Zoo’s mission and access programs for children and families. This year’s event features exciting animal encounters, Fulton Beer, Du Nord signature cocktails, delicious food stations and an inspirational program hosted by KARE11’s Minnesota Bound co-host Laura Schara. Guests will also be treated to a special mini-concert by Prince’s former band, the New Power Generation, featuring songs by Minnesota’s beloved musical icon. The party will continue into the night with desserts and a dance party fit for the finest nocturnal revelers featuring music by award winning DJ Shannon Blowtorch. To purchase tickets and for more information, please visit