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Second installment of after-hours summer series takes flight July 21

Limited time remains to get tickets to the second installment of Savanna Nights, Zoo Atlanta’s after-hours summer series, coming up on Friday, July 21, with Superhero Night.   

Guests will start the event with a complimentary themed welcome cocktail, the Super Sloth, a cocktail lover’s kryptonite featuring vodka, strawberry infused syrup and ginger liqueur, as they begin their evening in the Zoo. Evening wildlife viewing will include all animal habitats with the exception of those in the Lower Zoo and KIDZone areas, which will not be open. Animals will begin to go indoors for the evening around 8 p.m.

Full-sized mixed drinks, beer, wine, and a variety of nonalcoholic beverages will be available for purchase. Food and snacks will also be available for purchase.

Highlights will include music from RTW and DJ DMark; meet-and-greets and photo-ops with strolling characters; superhero and animal-themed trivia for prizes; and an animal-themed scavenger hunt. Costumes are welcome.

The event will take place from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., with the last entry at 8 p.m. Tickets are $35 for Zoo Atlanta Members; $40 for non-Members.

Get tickets and full event details here at Savanna Nights events are open only to ages 21 and up with photo ID; guests under 21 will not be admitted.

Savanna Nights continues on Friday, August 18, with 90s Block Party Night. The event will feature a complimentary themed welcome cocktail and entertainment highlighting the August theme; stay tuned to for more event details.

Friday, July 21, 2022, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; last entry at 8 p.m.

Zoo Atlanta
800 Cherokee Avenue, S.E.
Atlanta GA 30315  

Rachel Davis
Director of Communications
404.624.2812 – office

Gavin Johnson
Public Relations and Communications Specialist
404.624.5980 – office

About Zoo Atlanta
A proud accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), the gold standard for animal care and welfare, Zoo Atlanta has a mission to save wildlife and their habitats through conservation, research, education, and engaging experiences. The Zoo is home to more than 1,000 animals representing more than 200 species from around the world, many of them endangered or critically endangered. Highlights include giant pandas, including Ya Lun and Xi Lun, the only giant panda twins in the U.S.; one of North America’s largest zoological populations of great apes; and a global center of excellence for the care and study of reptiles and amphibians. Recent transformations include the African Savanna, featuring new and expanded habitats for African elephants, giraffes, zebras, ostriches, bontebok, warthogs, meerkats and rhinos; Savanna Hall, a state-of-the-art special event destination in the newly restored historic former home of the Atlanta Cyclorama; and the Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Plaza. For more information, visit

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