Select a language:

Please note: this OC Zoo after hours program is for adults 18 and over.

Are you looking for a great date idea or a fun time with friends? Join us after hours at the OC Zoo for an evening of creative fun!

Paint and decorate your own small dinosaur figurine, all while learning about the incredible journey from dinosaurs to modern birds. The program will be led by a visiting paleontologist with the Dinosaur Institute at the Natural History Museum Los Angeles and our zoo educator.  Participants will also have a chance to meet and interact with zoo animals up close!

Dinosaur figures, crafting materials, snacks and refreshments will be provided.

This program is free, but requires advance registration. Call 714-973-6846 to register and secure your spot.

Parking is $5 per car on weekends. 

Paint Nite at the OC Zoo