WildNights (sleep-overs)

It’s a Whole New Zoo at Night.

Come see what the animals do while the rest of us sleep! In a fun-filled night to remember, you can explore Cheyenne Mountain Zoo by moonlight. Designed for 10 to 175 people (ages 5+), WildNights is a great team-building experience for families, scouts, schools, companies and groups of all ages.

All WildNight programs include:

  • Pizza for dinner served with veggies
  • S’more roasting
  • A guided evening tour
  • Giraffe feeding
  • Up-close animal encounter in The Loft
  • Zoo Admission for the following day
  • Breakfast of yogurt and cereal
  • A guided morning tour
  • T-shirts and scout patches are available for purchase

For an additional cost the following may be provided:

– Extra pizza – $12 per pizza (sausage, cheese, or pepperoni)
– Fruit and/or vegetable tray for any meal – $4 per person
– Catered breakfast – $9 per person (assorted fruit tray, yogurt, granola, coffee, pastries, orange juice)
– Extra animal ambassador – $35 (Loft animal collection only)
– Golf cart rental – $20 (Driven by Zoo staff only, seats 5)
 

Time

WildNights start at 6 p.m. and end the following morning at 8 a.m. unless otherwise noted.

Cost:

Please refer to each WildNight listed below as costs vary.
Options to add special WildNight t-shirts ($20) and patches ($8) or a combo ($25) are available during check-out, or contact us for details.

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WildNights Just for You

Invite your group of 10 to 175 people to a one-of-a-kind experience.WildNights are sure to spark your curiosity and answer all your animal questions.

 

Cost

Member rate: $45.75 per person
Non-member rate: $55.75 per person
chaperone rate: $30.75 (ratio of 1 chaperone to every 10 kids is preferred)

To Schedule

Email edprograms@cmzoo.org or call 719-424-7827.

 

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WildNights Just for Scouts

Our Wildnights cover a lot of important information in a fun and exciting way for scouts to work toward special badges. Our staff will cater to requirements and standards in order for troops to earn their badge.

Bring your Troop to the Zoo and gain the knowledge to work towards these badges:

  • Reptile and Amphibian Study
  • Mammal Study
  • Fish and Wildlife
  • Environmental Science
  • Veterinary Sciences

Please Note- Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Staff cannot sign off on any badges, but can provide your troop with some information required for these specific badges.

Cost

Member rate: $45.75 per person
Non-member rate: $55.75 per person
chaperone rate: $30.75 (ratio of 1 chaperone to every 10 kids is preferred)

To Schedule

Email edprograms@cmzoo.org or call 719-424-7827.

 

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WildNights Just for Schools

We work with each school group to focus our program on covering material that is in line with specific curriculum standards. Give us a call to let us know what we can fulfill in your curriculum and we will work with our staff to make it happen!
Our most popular school program topics are:

Animal Adaptations
Habitat
Life Cycles
Conservation
Veterinary Sciences
Mammal Study
Reptile and Amphibian Study
African Animals

Cost

Student/Adult rate: $45.75 per person
Chaperone rate: $30.75 (ratio of 1 chaperone to every 10 kids is required)

To Schedule

Email edprograms@cmzoo.org or call 719-424-7827.

 

  Prescheduled WildNights (online registration)

Pre-scheduled WildNights give you or your group the opportunity to join others on a WildNight at the Zoo. Meet new people and participate in planned activities—for a real wild night.
 

Kids Only Giraffic World

Saturday, March 11 – REGISTER NOW
Time: 6 p.m.- 8 a.m.
Cost: $50.75 member per person, $60.75 non-member

We spend a lot of time at the Zoo caring for our animals, come learn how we take care of our giraffe herd during this Giraffe themed Kids Only WildNight. We’ll have a pizza party, roast s’mores, enjoy a guided evening tour, feed our giraffe herd some of their favorite snacks, we’ll meet an animal up close and round off the experience with breakfast and an early morning tour! Let us do all the work, all you have to do is register and show up prepared for a fun night! NOTE: Kids must be 5 years or older to participate.
 

Kids Only

Saturday, April 1 – REGISTER NOW
Time: 6 p.m.- 8 a.m.
Cost: $50.75 member per person, $60.75 non-member

Have you ever seen or heard the Zoo at night? Don’t guess; come learn what it’s like to spend the night among the creatures at the Zoo. This program is for kids only! We’ll have a pizza party, roast s’mores, enjoy a guided evening tour, we’ll meet an animal up close and round off the experience with breakfast and an early morning tour…and we won’t forget about feeding the giraffe! Let us do all the work, all you have to do is register and show up prepared for a fun night! NOTE: Kids must be 5 years or older to participate.
 

Kids Only Amazing Animal Adapters

Saturday, May 6 – REGISTER NOW
Time: 6 p.m.- 8 a.m.
Cost: $50.75 member per person, $60.75 non member
Let us tour your kids around the Zoo and we’ll learn all about our animals and how they adapt to different environments. The Zoo is hosting this special themed over night for kids only! We’ll have a pizza party, roast s’mores, enjoy a guided evening tour, feed our giraffe herd some of their favorite snacks, we’ll meet an animal up close and round off the experience with breakfast and an early morning tour! Let us do all the work, all you have to do is register and show up prepared for a fun night! NOTE: Kids must be 5 years or older to participate.

 

Questions:

Email edprograms@cmzoo.org or call 719-424-7827.