Safari Nights at the Palm Beach Zoo


Safari Nights – When the Zoo Really Comes Alive!

Join us every Friday evening (4:15 to 9 p.m.) from June through the end of August! Each night will feature a different family-friendly theme and will include entertainment for guests of all ages!

  • Roving Animal Encounters, Keeper Talks & Training Sessions
  • Interactive Fountain Fun, Kid’s Games & Eco Craft Stations
  • DJ Dance Parties hosted by Noisy Neighbors DJs from Glass Productions 
  • Facepainting by Donna’s Facepainting & Party Art (when available)
  • Giveaways*
  • Dinner Specials in the Tropics Cafe
  • Children’s Entertainment of Various Themes such as Face Painting, Air Brush Tattoos, Costume Contests, Sand Art, Character Meet ‘n’ Greets, and Live Kid’s Entertainment
  • Live Music for the Grown-Ups on the Tropics Cafe Deck Overlooking Baker Lake on Select Evenings**

2016 Theme Schedule

  • July 29th – Winter in July
  • August 5th – Pirate
  • August 12th – Art Night
  • August 19th – Sports
  • August 26th – Fairytale

Come dressed to match the nightly themes and be entered to win a Palm Beach Zoo prize pack valued at $150!*** 

NEW LOWER RATES for the rest of the summer:

 Zoo Members   Free 
 Non-Member Adult (Ages 13+)  $14.50
 Non-Member Child (Ages 3-12)  $10.50
 Toddlers (Ages 0-2)  Free

Buy Safari Nights tickets in advance here!

Vendor and sponsor opportunities are available for this family-friendly event – please email us at for more details.

  • *Available on a first-come, first served basis.
  • **Please inquire as to live music and giveaway schedule at
  • ***Winner will be drawn at the end of the Safari Nights Series in August 2016.