08/18/2022, 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Location:Zoo Grounds map
It's a different crowd when the sun goes down. Come experience our version of nightlife at the most interesting cocktail hour in town. Adults 21 and over can join Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium for a relaxed evening of drinks, local food truck cuisine and wildlife as we host our Late Nights at the Zoo summer event series from 7 to 10:30 p.m. on select Thursday nights June through August.
Thursday, August 18
These events are for guests ages 21 and older with a valid photo ID. Entry will not be allowed without a valid photo ID. No outside beverages are allowed to be brought on to Zoo property. Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are available for purchase at the Zoo.
Event capacity is limited to 5,000 total attendees. To guarantee admission, purchase your ticket online now! Last admission to this event is 9:30 p.m.
Omaha's Zoo and Aquarium Members: $15 online or $20 at the door
Non-Members: $25 online or $30 at the door
Late Nights at the Zoo event tickets do not include daytime general Zoo admission.
This is an after-hours, adults-only event. ALL GUESTS must be 21 or older and must bring a valid ID to the event. No exceptions made for any reason, including infants. Please drink responsibly.
Drink tickets are $8 each. 1 drink ticket = 1 alcoholic beverage OR 2 non-alcoholic beverages.
You receive one complimentary drink ticket with your event admission. As of July 14, this drink ticket is attached to your event entry wristband.
NEW! Drink tickets can be pre-purchased online with your event admission AND must be picked up from our new ticket kiosks. Here’s how it works:
Alcoholic Beverages: Miller Lite, Coors Light, Brickway Brewery Omaha Stylee Juicy IPA, Mike’s Hard Lemonade, Glacial Till Original Cider, White Claw Hard Seltzer, and Infinite Monkey Theorem White Wine (products subject to change)
Non-Alcoholic Beverages: Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite and Bottled Water
Please Note: Last event admission is 9:30 p.m. Drink Ticket Kiosks stop selling at 9:45 p.m. Bars close at 10 p.m. Food sold at trucks until 10:30 p.m.
Zoo Member Event Admission
Zoo members must log in with their member number or card number to receive a discount. Event capacity is limited to 5,000 total attendees. To guarantee admission, purchase your ticket online now!
Non-Member Event Admission
Check back for updates to this list!
BVM The Fries Guys
Carousel's of West Omaha
Deviled Egg Co.
eCreamery Ice Cream and Cookies
El Viejon Food Truck
Johnny Ricco's Brooklyn Pizza
Pim's Thai Food Truck
Prairie Fire Pizza
Sauce Bosses BBQ
The Cheese Life Omaha
The Paddy Wagon
August 18th Event Map
Stingray Beach is an add-on experience for Late Nights at the Zoo guests. This exhibit closes at 10:30 p.m.
Please note that Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium is committed to taking the necessary precautions to protect the health and wellness of all staff, guests and animals. We have adopted the principals of a "healthy you, healthy Zoo."
Proceeds from ticket sales at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium special events will be allocated toward animal health, wellness and enrichment programs as well as furthering conservation efforts worldwide. Thank you for helping us to zoo more good!
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