March 08, 2019 - March 10, 2019
  • Oglebay
    465 Lodge Drive Wheeling, WV
  • 877-436-1797
  • Hours
  • Overnight Package Rate: $329.00 per person
    Day Programming Rate: $154.50 per person

Get ready for a wild weekend where you and your family will have the once in a lifetime opportunity to go up close and personal with zoo animals! This interactive weekend will take you on a culinary journey through the diverse diets of the animal kingdom. Plus, you’ll work alongside Oglebay’s executive chef to create a delicious treat to enjoy with your family. Overnight packages and day programming options available.

Overnight Package includes:

  • Two nights lodging at Wilson Lodge
  • Exclusive behind the scenes tour at the Good Zoo
  • Animal Treats & Delicious Eats Workshop
  • Oglebay’s famous Mountaineer Breakfast Buffet Friday & Saturday morning
  • Boxed lunch served at the Good Zoo on Saturday
  • Dinner at Glassworks Grill Friday or Saturday night


2 –  4 p.m. Behind the Scenes Tour– Go behind the scenes at the Oglebay Good Zoo and meet & greet with some of the rare and endangered animals in our care.


10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Animal Treats & Delicious Eats Workshop– In this interactive program you’ll learn about the diets of zoo animals and discover how we keep our animal friends happy and healthy. Plus, you’ll have a wild good time helping the Good Zoo team make special animal treats. After a quick boxed lunch break, you’ll work alongside Oglebay’s executive chef as you make a delicious treat for your family to enjoy.

10 a.m. End your wild weekend by sharing the animal treats you created on Saturday with the animals! You’ll assist our animal keepers in distributing the delicious treats, and you’ll have the opportunity to observe the animals’ reactions as they enjoy your creations!