The zoo after dark is a lively place. Spend the night at the zoo with your group and join the tigers and bats in their nighttime activities.
ZooSnooze is available from October to early June, Tuesdays through Saturdays (except holidays). Bring a group of kids or round up your friends for fun night at the zoo.
ZooSnooze features after-hours tours of the zoo’s exhibits, animal kitchen and Veterinary Medical Center, as well as zookeeper training games, inquiry sessions and hands-on animal activities.
Programs run from 5 p.m. to 9:30 a.m. the next day and includes zoo admission, dinner, breakfast and an evening snack. See the agenda here.
Bring a sleeping bag, pillow, change of clothes, toiletries and daypack. (Note: no shower facilities.)
Cost and registration
$54 per person. Must be 6 years of age or older to attend. Zoo admission for the following day is included.
Group minimum is 25 people; maximum is 100. At least one adult is required for every eight children. A nonrefundable $10 per person deposit is required to reserve a date. Reservations must be made two weeks in advance.