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Roaring Nights 2024 – Event Map

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Event Map for Roaring Nights

Event Notes

  • This is a nonsmoking event 
  • Some areas will close at 8 p.m. 
  • Food trucks will take last orders at 9:15 p.m. 
  • Animal keeper talks and feedings are subject to change without notice


Entry Promenade 

  • Harbor seal keeper talk at 6:15 p.m.  
  • Alligator keeper talk at 6:30 p.m. 
  • ‘80s photo op 
  • Reggie’s Bistro open until 9 p.m., serving canned drinks and cocktails on tap 
  • DJ Johnny Hawkes from 6 to 10 p.m. in Entry Promenade Picnic Area 
  • Paint party from 6 to 9:30 p.m. in Picnic Area 
  • Full bar near entrance to Picnic Area 
  • Food trucks: 
    • Baby’s Badass Burgers 
    • Cerda Vega Tacos 
  • Fork in the Road open until 9 p.m. 

The LAIR (open until 9 p.m.) 

  • Reptile keeper talk and feeding at 8:30 p.m.  


  • Komodo dragon keeper talk at 7:45 p.m. 

Elephants of Asia: Elephant Circle 

  • Live performances at 6:30, 7:45, and 9 p.m. (AstroYachts on July 13 and Flashback Heart Attack on September 14) 
  • Nautical photo op 
  • Full bar 
  • Food trucks: 
    • Kona Ice 
    • Wetzel’s Pretzels 

Orangutan & Gorilla 

  • Gorilla keeper talk at 6:45 p.m. 
  • Orangutan keeper talk at 7:15 p.m. 

Elephants of Asia: Cambodia Overlook 

  • Elephant keeper talk at 7 p.m. 

Rainforest of the Americas (open until 8 p.m.) 

  • Giant otter keeper talk at 7 p.m. 
  • Jaguar keeper talk at 7:30 p.m. 

South America 

  • Mountain tapir keeper talk at 7:45 p.m.

World of Birds Show Picnic Area 

  • Silent disco from 6 to 9:45 p.m. 
  • Full bar 
  • Food trucks: 
    • Birrieria San Marcos 
    • Burnt to a Crisp Texas Smokehouse 
    • Cinnabon 
    • Cousin’s Maine Lobster 

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