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Penguin Pole-looza Open- January 31, 2014 7pm-8am

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Enjoy a sleepover with our newest feathered friends!  Enjoy an evening of hands-on activities in our new Helzberg Penguin Plaza.  You may even get to explore the Zoo after hours and see what the animals do at night (weather permitting).

Overnight includes:

  • Themed activities
  • Animal Encounter with an education animal ambassador
  • Night hike
  • Exclusive tour
  • Tons of fun!


Zoo admission is not included but can be added on for an additional fee if you are planning an extended day. Please contact Education at Education@fotzkc.org or 816-513-5723 for more information.

Sleepovers are held in the Helzberg Penguin Plaza building and Zoo Learning Center on weekends, and run from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. One adult chaperone per 10 children under 18 is required. A continental breakfast will be served in the morning.

Please note: A minimum of 20 participants is required for campouts. If the date you select does not fill, we will do our best to reschedule you. If you have a minimum of 20 participants and would like to register for your own private overnight, please call the number above.

7:00 pm