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Breakfast with the Animals

Breakfast begins at 8:30 AM in the Jungle Trek Discovery Center where guests can leisurely enjoy a warm breakfast buffet. Afterwards,  you’ll have the opportunity to experience Niabi Zoo’s magnificent animals as our special guest before the zoo opens for the day. Whether  it’s a visit behind the scenes, a unique opportunity or an up close encounter, you’re sure to have a memorable experience. The program will end around 9:30, before the Zoo opens for the day, allowing you to enjoy the Zoo without all of the crowds. Guests are invited to stay and enjoy the day at Niabi Zoo.

Zoo Members: $18.00
Non-Members: $22.00

Payment must be received prior to the date of the event. All participants over the age of 2 years will require a paid admission. Unpaid reservations will be deleted on Thursday prior to the event. Guests will receive a letter (and receipt) confirming their place on our breakfast guest list by email.

If you have any questions, please call 309-799-3482 ext 222 or email jroderick@niabizoo.com.

Click below on the date you wish to register or call for registration for our December 6, Breakfast with Santa.

2014 Season Breakfasts  
April 12 In the Jungle (Members Only)
April 26 In the Jungle
May 17 The Giraffes
June 14 Big Cats
July 19 The Giraffes FULL
August 16 Big Cats  FULL
September 20 Reptiles
October 18 In the Jungle FULL
December 6 With Santa