After a 2 year absence, Yorkshire Wildlife Park’s hugely popular “Safari Nights” are back! Find out more and book tickets by clicking the buttons below.
Running every Saturday in August, the events offer extended opening hours, providing a unique opportunity to see some of the world’s rarest and most at risk animals after hours, while enjoying top live entertainment as well as a family-friendly fireworks finale.
Visitors can make the most of the summer sunshine, with last entry at 7pm, animal walk-throughs and play areas are open until 8pm, and on the concert-field the evening’s entertainment continues until just after 9pm. From 5pm there’ll be live music and entertainment to enjoy with local bands, live acoustic acts, face-painting* and the return of the fantastic Black Eagles acrobats. At sunset visitors, will head over to the Wild-Life stage for the evenings headline entertainment, starting at 7.30pm.
YWP gives a unique walk through experience bringing them almost face to face with some of the world’s most rare animals, including Amur Leopards, Giraffes, Painted Hunting Dogs along with Lions, Lemurs and Meerkats.
Whatever the weather there is something to do at YWP, with indoor play areas, restaurants and shopping opportunities. There is the Safari Village shopping centre and café, which can be accessed without having to enter the park.
PETER ANDRE | 5TH AUGUST
The summer series kicks off with a bang on 5th August, starring global media star Peter Andre. As one of the biggest selling stars of the 90s, Peter has refreshed his sound with his recent Big Night Out album and tour.
The 5th of August also features “The Little Mix Experience” (tribute) and Michaela Strachan will be joining us on both the Saturday and Sunday for her wild live show!BUY TICKETS
UNION J | 12TH AUGUST
Since X Factor 2012, Union J have performed around the world and bring their incredible live show to the Park on 12th August. Now a three-piece after the departure of Casey Johnson, the band have been working on new material, with the first single off their new album set to release in August and their album in early 2018.
The 12th of August also features “Girls Alouder” (tribute).BUY TICKETS
BOYZLIFE | 19TH AUGUST
Global superstars Brian McFadden and Keith Duffy, a part of the multi-platinum, record breaking bands, Westlife and Boyzone, have joined forces to create Boyzlife. After sold out tours in 2016 and April 2017, they bring their show to the Park on 19th August – with some stories of their time in some of the biggest bands in the World, Westlife & Boyzone hits…. plus a few surprises!
The 19th August also features a Katy Perry tribute!BUY TICKETS
ATOMIC KITTEN | 26TH AUGUST
The final night’s headliners are Atomic Kitten on 26th The all-girl band, formed in 1998, are celebrating 19 years as one of Europe’s most-loved groups.
Synonymous for some of the best pop tunes of a generation, Natasha, Kerry and Liz will bring the Safari Night season to a close in style.
The 26th August also features classical singing sensation Elaine Huckle and a “The Little Mix Experience” (tribute).BUY TICKETS
Looking to enjoy a picnic on one of our Safari Nights?
Look no further! You can no order a picnic box full of locally sourced produce from us! Simply choose your box, order and collect your chilled box as you enter the concert!