Private event opportunities

The Endangered Wolf Center is proud to offer opportunities for families, groups and businesses to hold private day or evening events at the Center.
Private events are available Wednesday-Sunday, depending on the type of event. Please call the Center at 636-938-5900 for details.

Daytime Private Events

Birthday Parties

$100 deposit for the facility, $8 per person that attends

1 hour for party

Celebrate your next birthday with the wolves! You provide the treats and decorations and we’ll provide our unique setting and canine friends, complete with an added surprise gift for the birthday boy or girl. The party comes with a tour to see our five different species of animals, along with games and events customized to suit your needs.

View more detailed information about our birthday parties.

Company Picnic

$200 deposit, $20 per person

2½ hours (30 minutes of team-building, 30 minutes of eating, 1 ½ hour tour)

Enjoy an outdoor picnic with your fellow employees and coworkers. You provide the caterer and we’ll provide the setting and a wonderful and informative tour of our animals. Customize a team-building experience for your staff to make your picnic event complete.

Evening Private Events

Campfire Howls

$400 deposit ($17 per adult, $14 per child)

2 hours

This popular evening program is a fun and educational opportunity to listen to unique, entertaining stories about wolves around an outdoor campfire. Then a half-mile (round trip) walk along Howl Road will lead you to an area near the animal enclosures, in which you and your group will howl like a wolf – and they may just talk back! The evening closes with delicious hot chocolate and cookies and an opportunity to browse our gift shop.


Margaritas and Mexican Wolves Howl

$450 deposit ($25 per person)

2 hours

Host your next party with the flavor of Mexico, including margaritas, salsa and chips. Learn all about the exotic canine native to the United States southwest and Mexico. With a bit of luck you’ll get to hear the wolves as you howl with them on Howl Road. After that, unwind with a social hour with your fellow guests and our informative staff.

Wine and Cheese Howl

$450 deposit ($25 per person)

2 hours

This truly unique evening begins with a wine and cheese reception accompanied by an informative program on wolf communication and behavior, along with debunking the myths and misconceptions that surround the wolf. The highlight of the night is the chance to howl with the wolves, an unforgettable experience. After that, your group will enjoy coffee and dessert along with an opportunity to ask questions and browse our gift shop for one-of-a-kind gifts and mementos.

Overnight Campouts

$400 deposit ($20 per person)

Head to the Center for the most unique camping experience in the Midwest. You will enjoy your time in the seclusion of 2,000 acres as you stare at the stars and hear wolves howling during the night. Campouts grant you access to our large campfire area, all the firewood you need and our tent field. You bring the food, tents and other camping supplies and we’ll provide the most serene setting you’ll ever have the privilege of experiencing.