Safari Nights: Are You Ready for Some Football? featuring Chuck E. Cheese

Sep 5, 2014 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Safari Nights: The Zoo Comes Alive at Night!

Ready? Set? Hike! Guests are invited to the Zoo on Friday evenings during September for the Safari Nights series. A theme of “Are You Ready for Some Football?” will score a touchdown with children on September 5. Guests who wear their favorite team’s jersey or t-shirt will be entered to win a Zoo prize pack valued at $150, to be drawn at the end of the Safari Night series in October. Chuck E Cheese will make a special appearance for fun photo ops, along with members of the Zoo Crew.

The night will feature children’s entertainment, including roving animal encounters, Keeper Talks and animal training sessions. Zoo members get in to Safari Nights for free! 

  • Roving Animal Encounters, Keeper Talks, & Training Sessions
  • Interactive Fountain Fun
  • Giveaways*
  • Children's Games and Crafts in the Florida Pioneer House 
  • Glass Productions' Purple People Painters Face Painting or Air Brush Tatoo Artists and Noisy Neighbors DJ & Dance Party in the Fountain Plaza
  • Dinner Specials in the Tropics Cafe
  • Offerings of the Paws for a Cause Animal Art Expo
  • Photo Opportunities with the Zoo Crew's Costume Characters: Kiwi the Koala, Timmy the Tiger, Crash the Cardinal & Speedy the Sea Turtle
  • Live Music for the Grown-Ups on the Tropics Cafe Deck Overlooking Baker Lake*

Come dressed to match the nightly themes and be entered to win a Palm Beach Zoo prize pack valued at $150! Check back for tonight's event theme.

Please visit for updated Safari Night pricing. Admission includes access to the entire Zoo.  Please note, as dusk approaches some animals may not be visible and some paths may be closed.

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

*Available on a limited basis. Please inquire as to live music and giveaway schedule at

Contact Us

Palm Beach Zoo

1301 Summit Boulevard
West Palm Beach, Florida 33405-3035
(561) 547-9453

Support for the Palm Beach Zoo is provided by:

Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.