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Family Camp Out with Owl Show
Friday September 5, 2014 - Saturday September 6, 2014: 5:30 pm - 8:00 am
Dogwood Grove

Age: 4 yrs. and older (suggested)

We're excited about hosting another family Camp Out in the Garden! We’ll check you in at the  solar panels, which are in front of the Visitor Center and from there you will drive to the back of the Garden to park and unload your gear. If you are new to our camping experience we have maps and directions to give you at check-in. If not, well then, welcome back!

Schedule Friday:
    5:00-5:45 pm  Set-up (bring your own tent and bedding)
    5:45-6:00 pm  Hayride to the Boeing-Toyota Amphitheater for the Hoot in the Night owl show
    7:00-7:30 pm  Dinner*** provided by Huntsville Botanical Garden
    7:30-9:30 pm  Telescope viewing; roast marshmallows for S’mores (bring your own flashlight!)
    10:00 pm        Bedtime!

Schedule Saturday:
    7:00-8:00 am  Take Down Camp & Breakfast***


  • Dinner-hot dogs, buns, carrots & dip, chips, potato salad, tea, juice boxes and water
  • Snack-graham crackers, chocolate bars, marshmallows
  • Breakfast-coffee, juice boxes, fresh fruit, breakfast bars, yogurt
Includes cookout, hayride to A Hoot in the Night owl show and tent camping in the Dogwood Grove.

Members: Parent & Child $60; Family of Four $100; Extra Child or Parent $25
Fees include admission to A Hoot in the Night