Minnesota Zoo’s ‘Beastly Bash’ fundraiser going virtual in 2020

The Minnesota Zoo Foundation said Wednesday that its annual "Beastly Bash" fundraising event will be held virtually this year amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

The event will be held on Sept. 12 from 7:30-8 p.m.

The zoo said people can join the event from the comfort of their own homes. The program will feature animal appearances, guest speakers and ways to support the zoo.

Registration is free. You can find more information here.

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