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Safari Nights

Safari Nights

September 2, 2017 - September 30, 2017

7pm - 10pm

Experience the wild side of The Living Desert during Safari Nights, every Saturday night in September from 7 pm to 10 pm!

General Admission $12
Children (Ages 3 – 12) $8
Children under 3 FREE
TLD Members $6

Tickets will be available for purchase at the door on the day of the event.

In addition to taking in the sights and sounds of the native and exotic animals in the evening, Safari Nights activities also include scorpion hunts, astronomy, and bat detector stations, plus live entertainment provided by Zulluu and Andy Cahan of The Turtles. Food and beverage tastings and specialty cocktails will be available for purchase.

During the first hour of Safari Nights, guests can explore the North American side of the park, with the African section staying open for the remainder of the night. In addition, guests can pre-register for a guided tour of Eagle Canyon, where they will explore bobcats, swift fox, kit fox, ringtails and badgers, plus visit to the zoo’s animal hospital, for an additional $20 per person. First come first serve.

Each Saturday in September will feature a different theme

Sept 2
Tacos and Tequila
Taco and Tequila specials at the Thorn Tree Grill and at the café, Discovery Center and in Village WaTuTu.
Sept 9
Movie Night
Family movie night with animal themed movies being screened in the amphitheater.
Sept 16
Nocturnal Animal Night
Special night time Wildlife Wonders show and crafts in the Discovery Center.
Sept 23
Movie Night
Family movie night with animal themed movies being screened in the amphitheater.
Sept 30
Oktoberfest
Celebrate Oktoberfest with craft beer and themed food and entertainment.

The events are open to all ages, however guests must be 21 and older and show a valid photo I.D. to participate in the alcohol tastings.

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