What You'll Get
Troubadour folk buddies Simon and Garfunkel once sang that "it's all happening at the zoo" before retiring from music to live out their days serenely basking in the reptile habitat. Get happening with today's Groupon to Reptilia in Vaughan. Choose from the following options:
- For $14, you get general admission for two (up to a $30 value). General admission for children ages 3 and younger is free.
- For $36, you get a Christmas Break package (a $79 total value) that includes:
- One Christmas Break pass granting general admission from Friday, December 23, 2011 through Sunday, January 8, 2012 (a $59 value)
- One photo taken with a zoo reptile (a $20 value)
- For $145, you get a one-week Christmas Adventure Camp for ages 4–12 (up to a $295 value). Camps take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the following dates:
- Tuesday, December 27, 2011–Friday, December 30, 2011
- Monday, January 2, 2012–Friday, January 6, 2012
Spanning 25,000 square feet of living quarters for coldblooded creatures, Reptilia houses more than 200 venomous and nonvenomous reptiles and amphibians, educating zoo-goers on all its creatures in more than 50 exhibits. General admission grants access to the zoo's many attractions, including star performers Induna, a 14-foot nile crocodile weighing more than 1,200 pounds, and a trio of eastern diamondback rattlesnakes. Spectators can watch the zoo populace chow down at four live feedings each day, as well as catch free shows live.
Christmas Camp consists of tiered programming for ages 4–6, 7–9, and 10–12. Recreational and educational activities strive to stimulate kids' imaginations, spanning zoo tours, arts and crafts, games, movies, and interaction with safe, well-mannered reptiles who graduated in the top 5 per cent of their finishing-school classes. Parents can supply tykes with a packed lunch, or purchase a lunch plan for $6.99 per day. Camp sessions last from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., with drop-off starting at 8:30 a.m. and pickup extending as late as 7 p.m.
The Fine Print
Expiration varies. Amount paid never expires. May buy multiple as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required for Christmas Adventure Camp. Subject to availability. Classes and tickets are non-transferable. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.