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Say I do at the Zoo


Blank Park Zoo is a popular place to 'tie the knot.' You can learn how on May 5 at Blank Park Zoo.

Say I do at the Zoo Bridal Show
Blank Park Zoo is a very popular place to “say I do.” After all, the penguins are always dressed for the occasion.

For Immediate Release

DES MOINES, Iowa (April 15, 2013) – Iowa’s Blank Park Zoo is a popular place to ‘tie the knot,’ and on May 5, the Zoo will be holding a bridal show to show off the many options for saying “I do at the Zoo.”

There will be 25 vendors that will help brides to be with photography, wedding desserts, hospitality, catering, DJ and lighting services, decoration rental and so much more! Blank Park Zoo will be the featured location and Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse is the featured caterer.


What: Say I do at the Zoo Bridal Show
When: Sunday, May 5, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Where: Blank Park Zoo’s Zooplex (inside the Zoo)
Admission: Admission is free for brides and one guest, regular Zoo admission applies for additional guests.
Register: Register online at or call 515-285-4722

The supporting partners for the show are InnovativEvents Inc., Red Door Photo & Design, and Classic Events.


About Blank Park Zoo

Blank Park Zoo, Iowa’s WILDEST Adventure, is open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. seven days a week through April. Beginning May 1, Blank Park Zoo’s summer hours will be 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission rates are $11 for an adult, $6 for a child (3-12 years), and $9 for a senior. Children two years and under and Blank Park Zoo members are free. The Zoo is located at 7401 SW 9th St., Des Moines, IA 50315. Visit the Zoo online at . The Zoo is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) The AZA is America’s leading accrediting organization that sets rigorous, professional standards for zoos and aquariums. The AZA is building North America's largest wildlife conservation movement by engaging and inspiring the 143 million annual visitors to its member institutions and their communities to care about and take action to help protect wildlife.





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