Palm Beach Zoo Events: August 2017

Safari Nights: every Friday night thru the end of August, 4:30p – 9:00p

THE ZOO COMES ALIVE as Safari Nights returns for its 8th summer of evening fun every Friday night, from 4:30p-9p through August! MEMBERS ARE FREE! Come dressed to match the nightly themes and ENTER TO WIN an AWESOME Palm Beach Zoo PRIZE PACK valued at $150!!!** Each night will feature a different family-friendly theme and will include entertainment for all ages: including face painting and kids’ DJ in the Fountain Plaza, giveaways, crafts and MUCH more! PRICES: $15.95 ADULT / $11.95 KID / MEMBERS ARE FREE!

Roar & Pour: Saturday, August 12, 4:30p – 9:00p

The whole Zoo is open to explore with Roar & Pour admission starting at 4:30pm. The Summer Grill opens at 5:00pm with burgers and hotdogs. The Tiki Bar also opens at 5:00pm with beer, wine and a Copperpoint Brewing Company tap-takeover! Then, Forever Styx/Chain Reaction takes the stage at 7:00pm with a 45-minute set of Styx hits and 45 minutes of Journey smashes! Palm Beach Zoo welcomes Club Braman members to this Roar & Pour!

Food Truck Safari: Saturday, August 26, 4:30p – 9:00p

Explore the Zoo in search of your favorite wildlife and Palm Beach County’s best gourmet food trucks. Enjoy animal encounters, live music by The earl Trio and Steven Vincent, a cash bar, and a Due South Brewing Company tap-takeover. Trucks (windows open at 5p) are spread throughout the Zoo with two live music locations and two cash bars.  The Fountain Plaza Tiki Bar (also opens at 5p) features a local craft brewery tap-takeover. Check our website for updated truck list. 

Register now for THE BEST ZOO CAMP in Palm Beach County!

Come for one week or the entire summer! Each week offers a unique wildlife theme featuring zoo keeping activities, behind-the-scenes tours, scavenger hunts, enriching conservation education activities, & interactive fountain time. Enjoy up-close animal encounters, animal exhibit visits, crafts, games, and much more! We offer programs for ages 5-14. 

Girl Scout Badge Programs are Back! 

Is your Girl Scout looking to fulfill badge requirements? Then come have a wild time at the zoo, and earn a badge too! In partnership with the Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida programs are available for Daisies, Brownies, Juniors & Cadettes. Badge Workshops & Journeys may include animal encounters, behind the scenes tours, guided ground tours, crafts, themed activities, and admission to the zoo. Overnight programs include up-close animal encounters, a nocturnal tour, crafts, themed activities, pizza, and a continental breakfast. All programs meet badge requirements.  Pre-registration is required for all programs. Click the link for more info.

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