Spend Your Evening at the Zoo!

Adults ages 21+ are invited to spend an exclusive, limited-attendance evening among the animals. Enjoy Zoo exhibits and attractions, two complimentary drink tickets, a free animal-themed mask, and special discounts at food outlets and gift shops.

Thursday, August 27
5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 17
5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

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Tickets (per night)

  • $25: Zoo Member
  • $30: Non-Member
    • Advanced tickets required.
    • No tickets available at the door.
    • Ages 21+ only.

The Zoo requires all guests to wear masks/face coverings — which must cover nose and mouth — while visiting. See details on enhanced safety protocols.

*The event is rain or shine, except for severe storms.

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Proceeds Benefit the Zoo

Proceeds benefit the Saint Louis Zoo and its efforts to save endangered species at home and around the world.

Animals & Attractions

  • Majority of Zoo animal exhibits will have extended hours during these events, including:
    • Penguin & Puffin Coast
    • Centene Grizzly Ridge
    • McDonnell Polar Bear Point
    • Red Rocks
    • River’s Edge
    • Primate House
    • Bird House
    • Charles H. Hoessle Herpetarium
    • and more
  • Guests receive complimentary admission to special attractions, including:
    • Emerson Zooline Railroad
    • The Goddard School Sea Lion Show (limited tickets available)
    • Stingrays at Caribbean Cove presented by SSM Health
    • Mary Ann Lee Conservation Carousel


  • A free animal-themed face mask
  • Two (2) complimentary drink tickets
  • Special discounts at food outlets and gift shops.
  • Food and drink specials all evening

Night at the Zoo Sponsors

  • Mid America Chevy Dealers
  • Prairie Farms Dairy
  • Urban Chestnut Brewing Company

Media Sponsor

  • iHeartMedia St Louis