Safari Nights - When the Zoo Really Comes Alive!

Join us every Friday evening (4:15 to 9 p.m.) from June through 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 
  • 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, Bounce House or other Live Kid’s Entertainment
  • Photo Opportunities with the Palm Beach Zoo "Zoo Crew's" Costume Characters:  Timmy the Tiger, Bongo the Bear, and Teddy the Toucan (weather dependent)
  • Live Music for the Grown-Ups on the Tropics Cafe Deck Overlooking Baker Lake on Select Evenings**


Or visit our events page for a complete list of all upcoming Safari Night themes and activitiesCome dressed to match the nightly themes and be entered to win a Palm Beach Zoo prize pack valued at $150!*** 

Pricing for “Safari Nights” is as follows:

Zoo Members Free
Non-Member Adult (Ages 13+) $15.95
Non-Member Child (Ages 3-12) $9.95
Toddlers (Ages 0-2) Free





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 2015.

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.