Bunk with the Beasts

Family and Child-Only Overnights

Family and Child-Only OvernightsCome and spend a night at Denver Zoo! You will explore the zoo and its exhibits, learn about different animals, and participate in games and activities. There is so much to discover when the crowds are gone and the sun goes down, so grab your friends and family and join us for Bunk with the Beasts and CampOuts!

Cost

Bunk with the Beasts

  • Members: $65 per person
  • Non-Members: $75 per person

CampOUTs

  • Members: $75 per person
  • Non-Member: $79 per person

ACCESS TO AWE SCHOLARSHIPS

Scholarships available, apply during registration. More information on Access to Awe Scholarships can be found here.

Dates & Times

Child-Only Bunks

December 31, 2019

Family Bunks

November 23, 2019

Family CampOUTs

5:30 p.m. – 10 a.m. (next morning)

Program Information

CHILD-ONLY BUNK WITH THE BEASTS

Ages 5 – 13

Zoo Year’s Eve (New Year’s Eve)
Children are invited to celebrate Near Year’s Eve with a sleepover at a Denver Zoo Bunk with the Beasts adventure! They will explore Zoo Lights, learn about animals and celebrate the New Year in a safe and fun environment. Parents can enjoy a night out on the town.

I Love the Zoo (Valentine’s Day)
Children are invited to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a sleepover at a Denver Zoo Bunk with the Beasts adventure! From peacocks to primates and pachyderms, participants will visit some of the Zoo’s most beloved animals while their parents enjoy a night out! Kids will make a special valentine for a zoo animal and have fun at this special kids-only sleepover in Denver Zoo’s onsite Gates Education Center. The evening includes pizza dinner, snack and full breakfast.

 

FAMILY BUNK WITH THE BEASTS

Ages 5 and Up

Wild Lights, Wild Winter

Let your family be the first to experience a private evening of Zoo Lights before the event's opening weekend. Together, you will enjoy dinner, hot cocoa, and crafts and activities to warm up throughout the evening that explore how animals adapt to winter habitats. Wake up to a warm breakfast and a before-hours private tour of the Zoo. This bunk experience is a perfect way to celebrate the holiday season!

 

FAMILY CAMPOUTS

June - September | 5 years and up with accompanying adult

Bunk with the Beasts CampOUTs are an overnight adventure for your family at Denver Zoo. You'll enjoy private tours of the Zoo after hours, a campout dinner on zoo grounds, live animal encounters, and campfire treats. Conclude the evening by camping out underneath the stars in our safari tents and enjoy breakfast in the morning!

Cancellations and Refunds

This is a nonrefundable program. We encourage you to find age-appropriate substitutes if your participants cannot attend. Your overnight adventure will take place in any type of weather. Outdoor activities occur “rain, snow, or shine” so please bring appropriate clothing and gear. If the Zoo must cancel a program due to weather, transfers or full refunds will be issued.

Important Information

Download the Important Information PDF to make sure you're ready for your overnight.