Twiga Adult Overnights

Dates:  October 19 or October 25

Cost: $155/Member, $165/Non-Member

Participants must be 21 years or older. 

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This spooky season, join us for our Twiga with a twist- Twiga: Magic and Mystery. From a vampire diet to ghostly prowlers, this zoo is full of history, mystery, and hair-raising stories of things that go bump. Join us for this overnight adventure that travels through time and into a magical world. Guests will enjoy dinner and drinks, behind-the-scenes tours, special animal encounters, and more.

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Guests begin the evening with drinks and dinner and then take a zoo tour, including special encounters with some of our African Zoo animals. The adventure continues with special, behind-the-scenes peeks, learning what it takes to keep our animals happy and healthy.  The night will wind down around the bonfire before settling in for the night in a comfortable cot bunk bed in an African safari tent. Wake up the next morning to a continental breakfast, complete with waffle bar. Wrap up this unique experience with a close encounter with our Giraffes. Participants must be 21 years or older.
Twiga Overnight FAQ

What do I need to bring?

You will need to bring sleeping gear (sleeping bag and pillow), toiletries (no showers available), water bottle, cash if purchasing additional drinks, and comfortable clothes.

What is included with the ticket?

Dinner and two drinks per person and cash bar
Up close and personal animal encounters
Behind the scenes tour
Sleeping arrangements in our African Safari Tents
Tasty waffle bar in the morning
Admission to the Zoo after your program ends at 9am

Note: Participants must be 21 years of age or older. Our tents sleep up to 10 and there will be others outside of your group sleeping in the tent.

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Coming Back in 2020!

How well do YOU know your Cincinnati Zoo? The moniker of “second oldest Zoo in the nation” comes with a lot of history and some pretty epic tales! Step back in time with Zoo animal care and trainer veteran of 50 years, Gary Denzler, as he leads you on a fun and factual story-based historical tour of the Cincinnati Zoo, sharing tales of the people and animals that have made this Zoo what it is today. This program is geared toward participants 16 years and older.

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