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Party for the Planet at Brookfield Zoo

Party for the Planet

Visit the Eco Expo, drop off recycling, enjoy live entertainment, plant a tree, and enjoy green activities and crafts during our Earth Day celebration... More details  

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I-55 and IL-171 (First Ave.)
Please note that construction projects in our area could cause delays in your trip to Brookfield Zoo. We want your trip to be as safe and direct as possible, so please check for detours and alternative routes.

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