Sunset Scouts


Are you ready for the roars and snores of the Greenville Zoo after dark? Whether you have a scout troop, school class, church group, family reunion, birthday party, or are just looking for a wild night with friends, the zoo has a private after-hours experience that you will never forget!

What's Included in Sunset Scouts?

  • Admission to the Greenville Zoo for 20 children and up to 4 chaperones
  • Games
  • Crafts to take home
  • Behind-the-scenes experiences
  • Private after-hours tour of the zoo with a zookeeper and zoo teacher
  • Private animal encounters
  • Dinner and an evening snack
  • Night hike through the zoo

Sunset Scout Dates

Sunset Scouts are available most weekend nights. We ask that all programs be scheduled at least 3 weeks in advance. 

Sunset Scout Times

Check in begins at 3:30 pm at the front gate and the fun doesn't stop until 10:30 pm. 


  • Groups of up to 20: $1,000 base fee- must include at least 2 chaperones
  • Groups of 21-30 30: $1000 base fee + $30 per participant

How to Register

Contact the Education Department at (864) 467-4850 or