Austin Zoo Saturday Camps

Saturday Camp 10/2 is cancelled due to weather.

Our Saturday Camps are back! Do you have a child with a thirst for knowledge and a love for wildlife? Look no further than Austin Zoo’s Saturday Camps! On 2 Saturdays a month, we will host an all-day camp where we will explore our world through animal encounters, biofacts, crafts, STEM activities, keeper talks, and more!

Camps will run from 10 AM – 4PM. 

To register for Saturday Camps, click HERE

Price: $60 per camp for nonmembers, $50 for members 

Age: 7-10

Dates and Themes:  

  • Fantastic Beasts (And How to Care For Them): Saturday September 18th
    • Even the Muggle world is home to some amazing creatures. Come learn all about how we care for our zoo animals, and just how magical they really are!
  • Animal Olympics: Saturday October 2nd CANCELLED
    • Who wins gold medals in the animal kingdom? In the wild, it’s the strongest who survive!
  • Wilderness Explorers: Saturday October 23rd
    • What does it take to be a true explorer? Come learn all about how to be safe around wildlife, and in the great outdoors!
  • Fly Away Home: Saturday November 6th
    • Birds, bats, and bugs, oh my! Our world is home to some amazing animals with the power of flight! Come learn all about the winged animals that call our world home.
  • The Dark Side: Saturday November 20th – FULL
    • Join us on the dark side…as we investigate the nocturnal animals of our world!
  • Zoo Sleuths: Saturday December 4th
    • Come solve some of the great mysteries of the animal kingdom, and complete scavenger hunts along the way!

What to Bring: 

  • Lunch (& snacks if needed) 
  • Mask to be worn while inside the classroom
  • Refillable water bottle 
  • Closed-toe shoes 
  • Sunscreen 
  • Bug spray 
  • Hat or cap 

To register for Saturday Camps, click HERE