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)
June 19
July 10
July 17
July 24
July 11
September 4
September 18
October 2
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 non-refundable 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!