Parents' Night Out

Jan 9, Feb 13, Mar 13

Here's an opportunity for the parents to have a great night out while the kids enjoy a wild time at the Zoo full of fun, games and activities! We'll have:

  • Carousel rides (6:00 pm)
  • Animal encounter (6:30 pm)
  • Snack of popcorn and hot chocolate (7:00pm)
  • Games
  • Puzzles
  • Crafts
  • Nature themed movie

Event Details

  • For children ages 3-12 (must be potty trained)
  • January 9, February 13 and March 13
  • 6:00-9:30 pm
  • Location: Red River Zoo Carousel Pavilion
  • First child: $15 members, $20/non-members
  • Additional children: $5 members, $10/non-members

Important Information

Prior to arriving: Please complete and print registration forms. Children should have dinner before arriving at the zoo.

Attire: Kids should be in comfortable play clothes and wear weather appropriate outerwear. Although the event is indoors, they will be walking from the admissions building to the carousel.

Drop Off: You can drop off and pick up the kids anytime during the event (6:30pm-9:30pm)

Check In: At the admissions desk in the zoo's entrance building. We will make a copy of your photo ID. If someone other than yourself will be picking up your child please let us know when you check in. Parents then drop off the kids at the carousel pavilion.

Pick Up: Please bring ID to admissions desk when you arrive to pick up your child. Parents then pick up kids at the carousel pavilion.


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