Ready to cool down? The annual Ice Cream Zoofari event will return to the Charles Paddock Zoo on Saturday, July 13 from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. What better way to enjoy a warm summer evening than by coming out to an ice cream-filled event at the Charles Paddock Zoo? A relaxing and enjoyable evening is in store for all ages with music, activities, a wide variety of all-you-can-eat sweet treats and exotic animals from around the world! 

This year, Ice Cream Zoofari will feature Doc Burnstein’s Ice Cream, Yogurt Creations and A&W Root Beer! There will also be sugar-free options as well. With a combination like this, you will certainly have a wide variety of choices to create an exceptional dessert!

Tickets include zoo admission along with all-you-can-eat ice cream, sundaes and toppings. Try all the fun and tasty flavors or just stick with your favorites! Tickets are $12 for those over the age of 12; $8 for children ages 3 to 11, and FREE to children under the age of 2. All zoo members receive $2 off every ticket purchased.

Ice Cream Zoofari 2019 is presented by Pure Pediatric Dentistry along with supporting sponsors the Atascadero Rotary Club and New Times. The Charles Paddock Zoo is located next to Atascadero Lake Park on Highway 41. 


For more information about the zoo, visit or call (805) 461-5080.