Family Sundown Safari

Grab your tent, sleeping bag, your family, and a few friends and get ready for an overnight adventure at Oakland Zoo. This unique program includes dinner, a nighttime and morning guided tour of the Zoo, a special behind the scenes, live animal presentations, interactive and educational activities, a Wildlife Theater show, a hot morning breakfast, and símores! This program is available to all families. If you love nature, the Zoo, camping, and fun; this is the perfect program for you!

Date and Time

Time: 5:00pm to 10:00am (the following morning). July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8, August 15

Cost and Fees

Program Fee: $75.00 per person for members / $85.00 per person for non-members; $70 per person for members if registering 5 or more / $80 per person for non-members if registering 5 or more Parking is FREE with this event.

Location

Maddie's Center for Science and Environmental Education. Please park in the Lower Parking Lot and proceed up the ramp to the Lower Entrance.

Registration

Pre-Registration is required. All forms and deposit must be received 2 weeks before the event date. Click here for more information and to register.

Contact

Contact: Education Reservations
Email: EducationReservations@oaklandzoo.org
Phone: (510) 632-9525 x220

Additional Program Information
  • Group Size: 40 maximum
  • Age Range: 4 years and up
  • Zoo admission is included for the day after your overnight. One adult chaperone is required for every family.
  • Family Sundown Safari T-Shirts are available for purchase beforehand and on the day of program for $15 each. Order details can be found on your registration form and will be given to you when you check in on the date of your program.