Adult Programs

Keeper For a Day!

Let the adventures begin...

Have you ever dreamed of being a Zoo Keeper or know someone who has? Join us to experience what it’s like to be an animal keeper at the Zoo! This exciting experience offers you an incredible opportunity to go behind the scenes with the animal department of your choice and includes lunch with the keepers. You can choose to work with the feline, primate, bird, reptile, hoofstock, or education department.  The Keeper for a Day experience is offered year round. The cost is $150.00 per person and may be purchased for yourself or as a gift for someone else. To make your reservation please call 407.323.4450 ext. 123 or email education@centralfloridazoo.org. Reservations are required at least two weeks in advance. Must be 16 years or older.

NEW! Central Florida Zoo Speaker Series

November 12, 2015
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Reservations required

Eastern Indigo Snake Conservation Initiative

OCIC Staff person holding an eastern indigo snake baby.Meet Fred Antonio, Director of the Central Florida Zoo’s Orianne Center for Indigo Conservation, as we begin an exciting new speaker series at the Zoo! Learn about the important conservation projects taking place at OCIC that are helping to support and protect Florida wildlife. This program is free for everyone, but donations are welcome. Registration is required by November 9, 2015. Please call 407.323.4450 ext. 123 or email education@centralfloridazoo.org to make your reservation. Must be 18 years or older.

Snake Awareness
Presentation

Tuesday, June 7, 2016
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Registration required.
Cost:  Zoo Members - $10.00;  Non-members - $15.00
Must be 12 years or older. 

Eastern Diamondback RattlesnakeThe Central Florida Zoo’s Herpetology Department is offering this program to help people properly identify venomous and non-venomous snakes. Separate fact from fiction and learn what and to do (and what not to do) during an encounter. Presented in the Wayne M. Densch Discovery Center. To make reservations please call 407.323.4450 ext. 123 or email education@centralfloridazoo.org or register online on the Events page. 


Alligator Awareness Presentation

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Registration required.
Cost: Members - $10.00; Non-members - $15.00
Must be 12 years or older.

Welcome to our stateAmerican alligator…you might see some alligators here! Alligator safety is an essential part of living in Florida. The Reptile Department at the Central Florida Zoo is offering an informative and educational presentation on alligator safety and awareness for you and your family. Presented in the Wayne M. Densch Discovery Center. To make reservations please call 407.323.4450 ext. 123 or email education@centralfloridazoo.org or register online on the Events page.