Zoo Snooze

Schedule an overnight at the Zoo!
Bring a Scout group, birthday party, family reunion or any other get together!

Your adventure begins here…

Zoo Snooze programs

~  The needs of our animals is our priority.  Some animals may not be available.  ~

Zoo Snooze evening agenda:
6:00           Arrive at the zoo
6:00-6:15   Check in
6:15-7:00   Set up sleeping area
7:00-7:45   Dinner (cheese, pepperoni and sausage pizza, water, Capri Sun)
7:45-9:30   Behind the Scenes tour and Animal Presentation
9:30-9:45   Snack (Animal Crackers and water)
9:45-????    Back to sleeping area, get ready for bed
In the morning:
6:30-7:30   Wake up, pack up gear to cars
7:30-8:00   Continental breakfast (Danish, muffins, coffee and juice)
8:00-????    Explore the public side of the zoo on your own!
                 (No in-and-out privileges the day after your event!)
Friends and family meeting you the following day can enter zoo at 9:00 on Saturday and 11:00 on Sunday after paying admission.

Friday Night Sleeping Areas and Capacity:
(sleeping area is NOT dependent on program chosen)
Entire group must sleep in same area except where indicated*.
Saltwater aquarium – 35
Freshwater aquarium – 35
Both aquariums – require a minimum of 50 people*
Meadows – must provide own tents – 75 people max

Saturday Night Sleeping Area and Capacity:
(sleeping area is NOT dependent on program chosen)
Freshwater aquarium – 35

Your entire group will be sleeping in the same area unless you reserve both aquariums.

2020 Fridays  2020 Saturdays
(35 people max on Sat)
March 14
June 5
June 19
June 26
July 10
July 17
July 24
June 13
June 20
July 11
July 18
July 25
September 4
September 11
September 18
September 25
October 2
October 9
September 5
September 12
September 19
September 26
October 3
October 10
November 6
November 13
November 20
December 4
December 11
December 18
November 7
November 14
November 21
December 5
December 12
December 19

Cost:
$55 per person – children, adults and chaperones
(A $150 deposit is due at the time of registration,
this is applied to final payment that is due 2 weeks prior to your Snooze)
Admission the next morning is complimentary, we will not issue any vouchers and your group cannot come the day before.

Requirements & Restrictions:
15 person minimum – 75 person maximum
(dependent on program and date of Snooze)
All attendees must be 6 years of age or older.
1 adult per 5 children
There are no in and out privileges, snoozes must stay the night.

Cancellation Policy:
Deposit is non-refundable
50% refund of final payment a week prior to event
No refunds of final payment less than a week prior to event

What should I bring?
Sleeping bag
Pillow
Flashlight
Bug Spray
Change of clothes
Toiletry items
Refillable water bottle
(In order to reduce our carbon footprint, we do not provide plastic water bottles.)

A staff member will assist in taking belongings to your sleeping area. Campers are asked to help carry one item!

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Registration Form

Snooze patches

Scouts will receive a program specific patch!