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Zoo Do tickets available

BLOOMINGTON — Zoo Do, Miller Park Zoological Society’s largest fundraising event of the year, is set for 5 to 10 p.m. Sept. 15 at Miller Park Zoo, Bloomington, weather permitting, and the Miller Park Pavilion. The event has a “Down Under” theme and includes up-close animal encounters, dinner by Baxter’s American Grille, auction items and live music.

Auction items include the opportunity to name the river otter pups, red-ruffed lemur and red wolf pups — all born this year at Miller Park Zoo; the opportunity to join the zoo veterinarian on rounds; and one-of-a-kind art work by the animals at the zoo.

Zoo Do is for adults only and pre-registration is required. Ticket packages are $75 per person or $150 per person for a deluxe ticket which includes early admission, opportunity to feed the snow leopard, valet parking and unlimited drinks. To register or for information, visit www.mpzs.org or call 309-434-2243.