The Detroit Zoo Wants You To Fall In Love Again


ROYAL OAK — Find out how animals at the Detroit Zoo fall in love at the third annual Love Gone Wild on Feb.14. Open to both singles and sweethearts 21 and older, this Valentine’s Day event offers a look at how many of the Detroit Zoo’s animal residents mate.

Hosted by Chief Life Sciences Officer Scott Carter, the evening includes stories of passionate encounters, May-December romances, unrequited love, mate swapping and positions not found in the Kama Sutra. The adult-themed exposé reveals details of the “love lives” of animals, not always visible to zoo visitors or fit to print on zoo signs.

Held in the Detroit Zoo’s Ford Education Center, the event ,from 6:30 to 10 p.m, features a strolling supper and delectable desserts prepared by the zoo’s culinary team from Dining in the Wild. A champagne welcome and two drink tickets are also included.

The cost is $75 per person for Detroit Zoological Society Members and $85 per person for non-members. Tickets must be purchased in advance and are available at and at window one at the front of the Zoo.