Every Starlight Safari evening program includes:

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


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

To Schedule:
To schedule any custom Starlight Safari, submit the Starlight Request Form
For pre-scheduled Starlight Safaris, use the ‘Register Now’ link provided in the green box.

Note: Minimum age 2 years and older with an accompanying adult.
This is not an overnight program.
Custom Starlight Safaris are designed for groups of 6 to 175 people.

Opportunity Fund Scholarship Information

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo has scholarships available for schools, groups, and families that may need financial assistance.
Please download the appropriate application and follow included instructions.
Opportunity Fund Scholarship – Individual Application
Opportunity Fund Scholarship – School/Group Application

Deadline for Summer Camp Scholarships: April 30th, 2021

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

EdVenture Refunds, Cancellations or Changes

Refund Policy
A refund request must be received no less than TWO WEEKS prior to the start of the program. If approved, the Zoo will refund the amount of the fee minus a $25 non-refundable deposit. No refunds will be given after two weeks prior to the start of the program.

*If you are participating in an extended EdVenture Program (Zoo Crew, Junior Zookeeper, etc.) please send an email to the program specific supervisor to discuss refund options and policies.

We do not issue refunds for parties that do not show for their reservation. If you need to cancel or reschedule your event, please refer to the confirmation email received upon registration. For further inquiry, please email [email protected].

If the Zoo is closed due to inclement weather or other unforeseen events, we will issue you a full refund (less the non-refundable deposit) or you may reschedule the event to the next available date and apply all payments already made toward your reservation to the new reservation.

Program Cancellation
The Zoo reserves the right to cancel a program due to lack of enrollment or unforeseen circumstances in which the Zoo is closed. If the Zoo is closed due to inclement weather or other unforeseen events, we will issue you a full refund (less the non-refundable deposit) or you may reschedule the event to the next available date and apply all payments already made toward your reservation to the new reservation.