When: Sat July 15 - Sun July 16 , 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 am
Where: Waterfowl Lake

Join other zoo-loving adults (21 and over)for an amazing night under the stars! You and your friends will camp out at the Zoo and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Zoo by night.

Read the following FAQ’s and use the link at the bottom of the page to register.

Who is invited to Zoo Snooze?
Adults age 21 and up are welcome to join in the fun!

When are Zoo Snooze overnights offered?
Overnights begin at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and end at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. Participants are welcome to spend the day at the Zoo on Sunday.

What will we do during a Zoo Snooze overnight?
Participants will tour the Zoo from a whole new perspective. Planned activities include: visiting natural habitats in search of nocturnal creatures, exploring animal senses through participatory activities, playing a zoo trivia game for prizes and enjoying a camp fire. There will be terrific food and drink, too!

How much does a Zoo Snooze overnight cost?
Members, $100/person; non-members, $125/person. Payment is due at time of registration.

What is included in the price of a Zoo Snooze overnight?
The price of each ticket includes dinner and drinks (2 drink tickets per guest), breakfast, trivia, activities, and admission to the Zoo on the following day.
Dinner menu: Mini BBQ sliders, old bay kettle chips, pickle fries, veggie tray with hummus and dipping sauce, hush puppies, a variety of soft drinks, beer, and wine (2 drink tickets per guest). Breakfast will include eggs, bacon, home fries, pancakes, mini muffins, fruit bowl, coffee, tea, juice, and mimosas (2 drink tickets per guest).

What do I need to bring with me for the overnight?
– Tent (required) – Sleeping bag – Pillow
– Snacks – Cup or water bottle – Flashlight (no headlamps)
– Toiletries
– Folding Chair – Medications
– Weather appropriate clothing – Change of clothes

What happens in the event of inclement weather?

The Zoo has the right to cancel the overnight in the event of inclement weather. Participants will be notified the morning of the overnight as to whether or not the overnight will continue. Participants will receive a full refund should we have to cancel.
How can I sign up for a Zoo Snooze overnight? Spacing is limited and reservations are required. Participants can sign up and pay on-line by clicking on the link below and filling out all the required information.

What is the cancellation policy?
Full refunds will only be given with notice on or before close of business on the second to last Friday before the program is scheduled to take place. Cancellation notice given after this date will not receive a refund.
Contact Us: Please call 443-992-4611 or email public.programs@marylandzoo.org with any further questions.




Zoo members, to receive your discount you must first register on the Zoo’s online store. Click below to register. Once you do, you’ll automatically receive your discounts at checkout.

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