Trip to Madison’s Market & Zoo
Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Cost: $45 per person
Register online or by calling (414) 258-2333.
How would you like to shop at one of the largest producer-only farmers market in the United States and then check out a great zoo, too? You can on the Zoological Society’s fall excursion to the Dane County Farmers' Market at the Capitol Square in Madison, Wis. There you can peruse produce from nearly 200 Wisconsin farmers. In addition to wholesome fare, there will be live music, coffee, treats and more. Once you’ve worked up your appetite, visit a nearby restaurant on State Street or in the Capitol Square.
In the afternoon we’ll head to the Henry Vilas Zoo, situated in a beautiful park setting. The George Fait North American Prairie exhibit is a must see. You can watch the bison roam, prairie dogs dig and badgers burrow. The zoo also boasts a Big Cat Complex, Herpetarium and many other exhibits. Trip space is limited; so register now.
Registration starts at 7 a.m. at the Milwaukee County Zoo with a continental breakfast. Buses leave at 8 a.m. and return about 5:30 p.m. Tour includes transportation on restroom-equipped motor coaches and beverages donated by PepsiAmericas®; however you are responsible for your own lunch. A snack is included on the return trip. (Note to those with allergies: Snacks may include dairy and peanut byproducts.) This excursion is open only to Zoological Society members and their guests. An itinerary will be mailed prior to the trip. Call (414) 258-2333 for questions.
Space is limited. Cancellations through Friday, September 13, 2013, are refundable, less a $10 per person cancellation fee. Cancellations after Friday, September 13, 2013, are not refundable. Call (414) 258-2333 for more information. Trip cost is not tax-deductible. To comply with WI Statute Section 440.455, a financial statement of the Zoological Society will be provided upon request.