Animal Ambassador Program

30 Minute Assembly
45 Minute Assembly
30 Minute Small Group
45 Minute Small Group

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Our animal ambassador programs are educational and exciting experiences that bring our audiences face to face with a variety of fascinating wildlife. Our programs are well suited for all kinds of venues and occasions including schools, birthdays, fairs, festivals, and other special events. We can also create a custom program to meet the needs and circumstances of your event.

Types of Programs

Assembly: Great for audiences larger than 25 people.
• 30 minute assembly – $300, each additional 30 minutes is $200
• 45 minute assembly – $325, each additional 45 minutes is $250

Hands on/Small group: Best suited for audiences with less than 25.
• 30 minute small group – $300, each additional 30 minutes is $200
• 45 minute small group – $350, each additional 45 minutes is $250

Animal Encounters: Perfect for large settings, such as fairs, festivals, or other events that last for a few hours. The setup allows guests to walk up and meet the animal, while also getting the opportunity speak with a keeper. Animal Encounters are tailored for your particular event so please call for a detailed quote.

Mileage Fees: Please call (703) 757-6222 to inquire about mileage fees if you are outside of a 15 mile radius of the zoo. We generally will travel within one half hour of our location and not charge mileage for Fairfax County locations.