MWU Alumni and Friends Day at Brookfield Zoo

Sponsored by the MWU Alumni Senate

Saturday, July 28, 2018
Brookfield Zoo
8400 31st Street (1st Avenue and 31st Street)
Brookfield, IL 60513 

Join alumni and friends of all ages at the Brookfield Zoo for an EDUCATIONAL and WILD time. A university welcome and private lunch will be provided at the Discovery Center from 12 - 2 PM, but feel free to explore the zoo on your own or with other MWU guests before and after lunch. The zoo has so much to see and offer, so why not enjoy it together.

Registration Includes

Admission to Brookfield Zoo | Complimentary parking | Designated MWU meet-up area | Private lunch* (located in the Discovery Center from 12 - 2 PM) | Face painting during lunch | Rides on the carousel | Admission to Hamill Family Play Zoo | All day ticket to ride the Motor Safari Open-Air Tram | Summer Nights Live music

Event Ticket Pricing

Adults: $20
Children (Ages 6-17): $10
Children (Under 5): FREE

Hours and Directions

Zoo Opens: 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM (Due to Summer Nights event)
MWU meet-up area: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM (Located at the Discovery Center Lobby)


Register online or call 800/962-3053

Ticket Information

Admission and parking tickets will be mailed to you the week of the event. 

*Lunch Menu: Hamburgers, Cheeseburgers, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, Grilled Chicken, Jumbo Wisconsin Brats, Old Fashioned Potato Salad, Garden Fresh Salad, Vegetarian Baked Beans, Corn on the Cob, Fresh Sliced Watermelon, Ice Cream Novelties, Assorted Soft Drinks, and Juice Boxes.