Camps & Classes :: Spring Camp

Spring Camp


PreK – Grade 5

March 7 – 11 & 14 – 18, 2016

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


BeforeCamp 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

AfterCamp 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.


This spring break explore animal extremes at the Dallas Zoo Wild Adventures Spring Break Camps! Each single-day camp features a Zoo tour, games, crafts, and animal encounters unique to each extreme theme. Sign up for one day or come for them all! Register for more than one day and receive a 5% multiple camp discount on the total camp cost.*

Registration Now Open


Camp Class Grade Levels: PreK (age 3-5), K- 1st, 2nd– 3rd, 4th– 5th

Extreme Earth

Calling all adventurous campers! Spend your spring break trekking and exploring the diverse habitats at the Dallas Zoo. Investigate how animals live on a variety of extreme terrains.


March 7  Register Online      March 14 Register Online

Survival of the Fittest

Have you ever wondered how animals protect themselves in the wild? Find out how animals use impressive features to outwit their predators.


March 8 Register Online       March 15 Register Online

Animal Oddballs

From venomous snakes to elusive ocelots, the Dallas Zoo is home to some unusual creatures. Come learn about animals with some really WILD features.


March 9 Register Online      March 16 Register Online

Predator Prowl

Discover the ferocious creatures that hunt and soar through the food chain. Stalk your way through the Zoo to learn what it takes to be a top predator of the animal kingdom.


March 10 Register Online     March 17 Register Online

Animal Foodies

Can you imagine what it would be like to have superworms for lunch, or having a dinner of cantaloupe and crickets? Our animals dine on the very best. Learn about the unique animal appetites and feed one of many animals.


March 11 Register Online      March 18 Register Online



All campers are now required to have an Immunization Record Form on file to participate in camp. Your camper(s) form will be attached to your confirmation email that will be sent once registration is completed. Please, complete the form and bring it with you to your first day of camp. For questions and more information, contact the Dallas Zoo Education Department or 469.554.7300.



*Registrations must be completed as a single transaction to receive 5% multiple camp discount. Member discounts cannot be retroactively added on to camp registration. If you do not have your member number during registration, contact Dallas Zoo Membership 469.554.7400.


Cancellation and Refund Policy: All camps will take place rain or shine and all camp sales are final. No refunds will be given for cancelled camp reservations or camp withdrawals. A program credit may be issued based on circumstance. The credit may be used for any education program or camp at the Dallas Zoo. Credit will not be issued for cancellations made within 48 hours of your scheduled enrollment or for no-show participants. All changes or cancellations must be submitted in writing to The Dallas Zoo and Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park reserves the right to cancel or change any program for reasons we deem appropriate. In the event that we cancel your program, a full refund will be issued and individuals will be contacted directly.


We strictly enforce grade level requirements. Campers enrolled in the wrong grade level will be given the opportunity to transfer into the appropriate grade level camp or be placed on the waitlist if the appropriate camp is sold out. Refunds will not be given for campers enrolled in the wrong grade level.

The Education Office is open Monday-Friday during regular Zoo hours. Contact us at or 469.554.7300.