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Member Exclusive: Family Safari Night
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Saturday September 13
4:00 PM  –  10:00 AM

Tickets are $45 for a Family Tent with up to 4 people; $25 for a Small Tent with up to 2 people. Each additional guest beyond the tent limit is $10. A family of 5 requires 2 tickets: one $45 Family Tent plus one $10 Additional Guest for a total cost of $55). Maximum tent footprint is 10’ x 10’. If you need more space, please purchase an additional tent ticket.

Ticket price includes all programming, campfire cookout and continental breakfast. Event will proceed rain or shine. Staff will contact participants with instructions in the event of severe weather.

Campsite is located to the right of the Nature Play Space. Please be aware that there are no showers and no electricity. Public bathrooms are available in the Outdoor Classroom. Tent setup begins at 4pm. Programming begins at 5pm. 

If you require a vegetarian option for the cookout or need more information, please contact Andrea Jones at 919.707.9839 or