ZOOFARI event offers chance to explore zoo

2013-07-09T19:31:00Z 2013-07-09T19:37:38Z ZOOFARI event offers chance to explore zooContributed by Washington Park Zoo nwitimes.com
July 09, 2013 7:31 pm  • 

MICHIGAN CITY | ZOOFARI is Washington Park Zoo’s wild night of family fun!

The event is from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday July 27 at the zoo, 115 Lake Shore Drive. The event includes up-close animal encounters and the chance to explore the zoo after normal hours.

Dinner and entertainment are included with the ticket price of $20 for an adult, $10 for kids 12 -3 years and under 2 are free.

Participants will be able to meet a macaw, baby goat, baby alligator, snakes, kinkajou and more. A buffet including fried chicken, sloppy Joe’s and hot dogs will be at 5 p.m. and a silent auction will run from 4:30 to 8 p.m.

Live entertainment will include DJ Mike Dempsey and magician Matt Kalita. There will be free door prize drawings for the kids and train rides.

Tickets are on sale now and must be purchased in advance before July 22. Swing by the zoo or call today, (219) 873-1510.

For more information, visit http://michigancityparks.com/index.php/zoo-home.

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