Safari Nights: The Zoo Comes Alive at Night!

Join us on Friday evenings (4:15 to 9 p.m.) from June through October for our newly expanded Safari Nights Series. Each night will feature a different family-friendly theme and will include entertainment such as:

  • Roving Animal Encounters, Keeper Talks, & Training Sessions
  • Interactive Fountain Fun
  • Giveaways*
  • Children's Games and Eco-Crafts in the Florida Pioneer House 
  • Children's Entertainment may include Face Painting, Air Brush Tattoos, DJ Dance Parties in the Fountain Plaza, Costume Contests, Sand Art, Bounce House or other Live Entertainment
  • Dinner Specials in the Tropics Cafe
  • Offerings of the Paws for a Cause Animal Art Expo
  • Photo Opportunities with the Palm Beach Zoo "Zoo Crew's" Costume Characters: Kiwi the Koala, Timmy the Tiger, Bongo the Bear, and Teddy the Toucan
  • 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!** Themes will be announced in advance - so check back often for updates.

Visit our events page for a complete list of all upcoming Safari Night dates and themes. Stay tuned for updated Safari Night pricing...

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

**Winner will be drawn at the end of the Safari Nights Series in October 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.