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Adult Overnight Adventures

Overnight Adventures LogoDates: See dates listed below
Time: 6 p.m.  -9 a.m., unless otherwise noted
Cost: $125 for the first 2 people, $50 each additional person
Max group size: Up to 8 people
Age restrictions: 18+ years old only
 

Bring your partner or favorite group of people for a WILD overnight adventure at Blank Park Zoo! Overnight Adventures include animal programs, guided tours, food, drinks, and more.

Registration and pre-payment required. For non-members, overnight does include Zoo admission for the following day.


Adult Overnight Adventures

Adult Overnight Adventures are overnight programs where participants spend the night at the Zoo to experience exhibits after hours. Program includes ambassador animal programs, a full meal and drinks, a night-time scavenger hunt, breakfast and a guided morning hike. All participants must be 18 years or older. Guests age 21+ will be required to wear provided wrist bands if purchasing and consuming alcohol. Indoor spaces will be provided if inclement weather occurs.

Adult Overnight Dates:

  • June 11-12
  • July 23-24
  • September 17-18

Dinner and breakfast are included. Cost is $125 for the first 2 people, $50 each additional person up to 8 people.

**Please note, due to recent health reasons, we are unable to provide participants with tents. Attendees must bring their own tents.

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COVID-19 Precautions and Restrictions

Out of an abundance of caution, to keep our guests, animals and staff healthy, we are implementing several precautions and restrictions for our education programs. Please note, these precautions are constantly changing. When you register for a program with Blank Park Zoo, you agree to follow our precautions and restrictions as they continue to change.

Click here to read Blank Park Zoo’s COVID-19 Precautions and Restrictions for Education Programming


Overnight Adventure Rules

In order to provide a safe and positive experience for everyone, we thank you for following our Overnight Adventure Rules.

  • No outside food or beverages are allowed. We encourage everyone to bring a reusable water bottle or purchase one from the Zoo!
    • Dinner will be provided with one drink included and more available for purchase. Please drink responsibly. There will be a 5 drink maximum due to animal encounters and activities throughout the night. Those not of age or who do not want an alcoholic beverage will have 2 free non-alcoholic drinks included and more available for purchase. Continental breakfasts are included with every campout.
  • Be Respectful, Be Responsible, Be Safe – we ask that you be respectful to our animals and your fellow campers by keeping noise at a respectful level, be responsible by keeping your belongings organized and contained to your campsite and keep litter picked up, and be safe by following directions from Zoo staff and volunteers during activities and staying at your campsite during the night.
  • Tents are not allowed to be staked down. Weights can be provided upon request.
  • Electricity may not be available at every campsite.
  • Bathrooms are available for changing and nightly/morning routines. Please note, no showers are available.
  • Please note, tents will be set on concrete or hardwood flooring and will be outdoors. We encourage cushions or air mattresses and warm clothes and blankets.

Registration & Cancellations

All sales are final. No refunds will be offered unless campouts are cancelled by the Zoo. All participants must be 18 years or older. Guests age 21+ will be required to wear provided wrist bands if purchasing or consuming alcohol.

For more information, help registering please call the Education Office at 515-974-2550 or email education@blankparkzoo.org.

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