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Zoo Overnights

Zoo Overnights

Creature Camp-Out

Have you ever wondered what happens at the Zoo when the last guest leaves?

Your adventure begins with a special guided tour of the Zoo’s hundreds of animals leading you to base camp where your tent will be waiting for you. Enjoy a fun-filled night of interactive family adventures complete with a sweet treat and beastly bedtime stories at the end of the evening.

In the morning wake up to the roar of the lion and the hoot of the chimps, enjoy a continental breakfast, a guided walk, and a special animal encounter. Take all of these memories home with a souvenir Creature Camp-Out t-shirt.

This fun-filled family adventure is sure to be a hit.

2017 Dates

Registration opens at 10 a.m. on listed registration date.

Camp-Out DateRegistration Date
June 24 - 25April 22
July 8 - 9May 6
July 22 - 23May 20
July 29 - 30May 27
August 5 - 6June 3
August 12 - 13June 10
August 19 - 20June 17

Zoopendous Nights

This event is sold out through June 2017

Dates for the 2017-2018 Zoopendous Nights Program will be posted on July 15, 2017 and registration will begin on August 7, 2017

Bring your special group or troop to the Zoo for an all-night indoor, interactive experience. Join us as we tour the Zoo after dark, enjoy a pizza/salad feast, participate in hands-on animal activities, and fall asleep to the sound of beastly bedtime stories. Wake up in the morning to the bark of seals and enjoy a continental breakfast while interacting with some of the Zoo’s ambassadors.

Scout groups will have the opportunity to work on activities relating to accredited scout badges during their Zoopendous Night experience.

  • Brownies = Legacy Naturalist Badge
  • Juniors = Habitats Badge
  • Cubs = Wildlife Conservation Belt Loop or Pin

This event is designed for children ages six and older.

Cost: $60 (Zoo Member/Non-Member)

Young girl crafting at Zoopendous Nights Photo Credit LA Zoo
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