Starlight Safari Evenings

The fun doesn’t end when the sun goes down at Cheyenne Mountain, join us as the sun sets and the crowds disappear for a private evening tour!

Every Starlight Safari Program includes:

  • Roasting s’mores
  • Feed our giraffe herd their favorite lettuce snacks
  • A private tour led by trained EdVenture staff
  • An up-close animal meet and greet with a CMZ ambassador animal


All Starlight Safaris are from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

Invite your group of 6 to 175 people to a one-of-a-kind experience. Starlight Safari’s are sure to spark your curiosity and answer all your animal questions during our guided evening tour!

To Schedule:

To schedule any custom Starlight Safari, complete and submit the Starlight Safari Program Request Form below.
For pre-scheduled Starlight Safaris, use the ‘Register Now’ link provided with its description.



Starlight Safaris Just for You

Want to have a private Starlight Safari to celebrate a birthday, graduation, or maybe just a Friday night? We can customize any program and we would love to host your group for your very own program, we cater to adult groups as well so don’t miss out.


Members: $30.75 per person
Non-members: $35.75 per person
5 and under: *$10.75 per child

*NOTE: Kids must be 2 years or older to participate with an accompanying adult. THIS IS NOT AN OVERNIGHT PROGRAM.


Starlight Safaris for Scouts

Our Starlight Safaris focus on a lot of important information in a fun and exciting way for scouts to work toward specific badges. Our staff will cater to each badge to help meet the standard requirements for the troop.Our most popular topics towards badges:

Reptile and Amphibian Study
Mammal Study
Fish and Wildlife
Life Cycles
African Animals
Bugs and Insects

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.


Members: $30.75 per person
Non-members: $35.75 per person
5 and under: *$10.75 per child

  Prescheduled Starlight Safaris (online registration)

Pre-scheduled Starlight Safaris offer you and your group opportunities to join others on a Starlight Safari evening at the Zoo.

Stay tuned for pre-scheduled listings here.



Email [email protected] or call 719-424-7827.