Scouts, classrooms, or any organized group ages 6 and up can come spend the night at Binder Park Zoo where fun and excitement await! Programs begin at 6:00pm and include dinner, snack, live animal presentations, fun activities, and a thrilling walk through the zoo at night. Wake up and enjoy a continental breakfast before starting your day at the zoo (next day admission included for in-season dates). Programs run until 10:00am (11:00am on Sundays).
Zoo Snooze Topics
Would you be able to survive a night out in the wild? Put your skills to the test on this animal adventure – only the strong will survive!
A crime has been committed at the zoo! Use scientific techniques to look at different clues left behind to solve the animal caper!
Teamwork makes the dream work! Work as a group or in teams to create and compete in wild challenges.
Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle! Express your inner naturalist by creating some recycled crafts and get the chance to write and star in a conservation-themed performance.
Please contact our education department who will be ready to help you come up with your perfect overnight experience!
In-season Zoo Snooze registration is now closed. Check back in January for information and available dates for the 2019 season.