EVENTS

Going Buggy - August 5, 2017
GoinBuggy

They creep and crawl, dangle and fly. Come discover what else bugs can do on Saturday, August 5, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Wildlife Safari Park. Fly over to Wolf Canyon to check out bug displays, learn about the important role in nature that bugs play and participate in buggy crafts. Before leaving the area, be sure to explore and see what type of creepy crawlies you can find on your own! Event activities are free to Wildlife Safari Park members or with paid Wildlife Safari Park admission.

Telescopes and Prairie Skies - April, May and June
Join Wildlife Safari Park's Education Staff and Omaha Astronomical Society members for telescope viewing, constellation education and gain a new appreciation of our nighttime environment. Cost is $13 per person and $10 per person for Wildlife Safari Park members. Classes will be held from 8 to 10 p.m. to take advantage of the night sky at Wildlife Safari Park. Pre-registration is preferred. Call (402) 738-6908 to register.

International Dark Sky Week:
April 27

New Moon Phase:
May 26

Lunar Mission:
June 30

How about an overnight experience?

Perseid Meteor Shower Campout:
The Perseid Meteor Shower is one of the brighter meteor showers of the year. Imagine viewing around 40 meteors per hour. Join us on an overnight experience that you will not soon forget. Campout hours are from Saturday, August 12 at 6:15 p.m. to Sunday, August 13 at 8 a.m. Campout includes campout programming, overnight stay in platform canvas tent with cots, Wildlife Safari Park admission, evening snack, backpacker's breakfast and an animal visit from one of our Animal Ambassadors. Guests are also welcome to bring their own tents to use. Cost is $37 per person with a minimum age of four years old for children. Call (402) 738-2058 to register.
Sounds of Fall - September 24, 2017
Sounds of Fall

Become an animal detective for a day! Learn to identify animals by their sounds, tracks and evidence they leave behind at Wildlife Safari Park during Sounds of Fall on Saturday, September 24, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy touching and feeling animal artifacts, participating in crafts and enjoying other special activities at Wolf Canyon. Event activities are free to Wildlife Safari Park members or with paid Wildlife Safari Park admission.

Member Appreciation Days - September 30 and October 1, 2017
Wildlife Safari ParkMember Appreciation Days are fun-filled ways for Wildlife Safari Park to say thank you for your continued support throughout the season. Join in the fun on Saturday, September 24, and Sunday, September 25, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wildlife Safari Park admission hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

There will be family friendly entertainment, activities, education stations, animal encounters, crafts, hiking and more.  Wildlife Safari Park members will receive a 30-percent discount on concessions and gift Shop merchandise on these dates, as well.

Schedule of events coming soon.

Haunted Safari - October 6-7, 2017
Haunted Safari

Take a ride on a hayrack ride as you travel down to Wolf Canyon, where you will enjoy a hot dog supper, roast marshmallows and play ghostly games for candies in the great outdoors during Haunted Safari. Cost for Wildlife Safari Park members is $18 and non-members is $23.

Reservations are required. Children 2 and under are free. Event cost does not include general Wildlife Safari Park admission during the operating hours of 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Click here to register.

Interested in spending the night at Wildlife Safari Park after the event? Check out our Haunted Safari Family Campout. Click here for more information.