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Zzzoofari Slumber

Presented by Nashville Zoo at Grassmere at Nashville Zoo at Grassmere, Nashville TN

Sep 03 2022
Zzzoofari Slumber

Join the Nashville Zoo for a unique camping experience as you sleep under the stars, just a short distance away from the snoozing animals!

Join the Nashville Zoo for a unique camping experience as you sleep under the stars just a short distance away from the snoozing animals. Zzzoofari Slumber is an overnight camp session for families and escorted children. Recommended for kids ages 4 – 12 years old.

Enjoy a variety of activities during the evening and a full breakfast the next morning!

Schedule of Activities

A full schedule will be provided the week prior to the event. Here’s a general outline of what you can expect:

4:00 – 6:00 pm  |  Check-in, campsite opens
6:00 pm  |  Zoo closes to daytime guests
6:00 pm – Dusk  |  Enjoy select animal habitats, an animal show, the Jungle Gym, campfire treats, and free 4D Theater, zip line and carousel rides.
9:00 pm  |  Lights out, quiet time begins

– Continental breakfast
Before 8:30 am  |  Campsite breakdown and load out
9:00 am  |  Zoo opens to daytime guests
Your event wristband gives you access to the Zoo all day!

Packing list:

  • Tent, sleeping bags & camping gear (no RVs or travel trailers are permitted)
  • Sunscreen and bug spray
  • Toiletries (Please note: There are no showers)
  • Flashlight or battery-powered lantern
  • Parents, be sure to charge your devices. There is no access to electricity so please plan accordingly.
  • Food or snacks to supplement provided hot dog and marshmallow roast
  • Camp chair or blanket
  • Remember this is a rain or shine event – please pack and dress appropriately

Recommended/Suggested Items:

  • Dinner Food/Snacks (to supplement provided dinner and marshmallow roast)
  • Camp chair or blanket
  • Musical instruments (any of you aspiring musicians out there are welcome to play or sing a little ditty around the campfire!)

Source: Submitted.


Participants (age 4+)  |  Members - $40, Non-members - $60
Toddlers (ages 2-4)  |  Members - $20, Non-members - $40

NOTE: Pricing includes souvenir gift for registered children and unlimited rides for guests from 4pm-9:30pm.

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Nashville Zoo at Grassmere

3777 Nolensville Pike, Nashville, TN 37211


$8/Parking per vehicle, free for zoo members


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