Grand Opening Party in the Park: Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo + Rinconada Park
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Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo | 1451 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto, CA
Submitted by the Event Organizer
Join us on Saturday, May 14 at 11 a.m. for a special Party in the Park to celebrate the official grand openings of the Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo (JMZ) and Rinconada Park and unveil JMZ’s new Voyage Solar System Model exhibit.
Come connect with your community at Rinconada Park and enjoy:
- Official ribbon-cutting ceremony and speaker’s program with City and Friends of the JMZ officials
- Family friendly entertainment, including DJ John Beaver
- Opportunities to encounter animals at the JMZ
- Free tours of the newly renovated and expanded JMZ
- New amenities at the recently renovated Rinconada Park, such as the new playground, a more accessible area with amenities inspired by the Magical Bridge, new picnic area, and new outdoor elliptical machines and stationary bikes
- Tours of the new Voyage Solar System Model exhibit, a free outdoor 1- to 10-billion scale model of the Solar System
- Animal encounters including JMZ’s bald eagle, Sequoia
- Free ice cream by Treatbot
Categories: *Top Pick*, In Person, Kids & Families, Outdoors