Kids Research Environment & Wildlife

A free community meet up that allows kids to learn while doing!

K.R.E.W. meets once a month to work on projects surrounding topics of environment and wildlife. Jungle Island’s educators will guide the K.R.E.W members through a project that teaches kids lessons they will remember for life. Our one hour program is intended for elementary school children and their parents, at no cost. Simply show up once a month at 10:00 AM and you can call yourself an official Jungle Island K.R.E.W. member!

This Month's Theme: What's the buzz about bees?

Bees are a hot topic these days, but do you know why? Today we are going to learn all about bees and why they are so important.

Saturday, February 29th 2020
10am to 11am
Jungle Island
1111 Parrot Jungle Trail
Miami, FL 33132

Extend Your Stay

Enjoy the park for the full day! Check out our wildlife exhibits, enjoy Adventure Bay, watch our amazing shows and more!

More Upcoming Events

Luminosa Festival of Lights

Oct 5th - Feb 9th

Take a journey through Jungle Island by night as we celebrate the Chinese Lantern Festival in a new light. The experience will span 13 acres and will feature four different themes that portray the diverse fauna and wildlife found at the iconic attraction in addition to emblematic scenes around the Miami destination: Birds and Bloom, Biscayne Bay, Jungle Trail and Miami Style.


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Day Camp

All School Year

Our one day camps allow explorers to experience the life of an adventurer! Throughout the day they will engage in animal interactions, be entranced by amazing shows, try their hand at survival on our battle ground, and much more. All Campers will receive an iconic Jungle Island Parrot Photo as well!

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My Mini & Me in the Jungle

January 28th | 11:00AM - 11:45AM

Jungle Island’s Mini and Me program meets once a month for a 45-minute session followed by free exploration of the park. Programming is designed for young adventurers ages 3-4, however all are welcome. Each month we will learn through creative hands on lessons. Past themes have included building animal habitats and yummy layers of the jungle! For specific questions, reach out to the Education department at

This month's theme: Colors of Nature - Nature is our world’s best piece of art, going outside shows you more textures and colors than anything else could. Let’s explore colors and then create a nature collage.

Location: Jungle Island's Education Center
Cost: $20 for Mini (three-four year old) & Adult. Includes complimentary park admission.

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Goya Foods’ Fun and Fit as a Family

Sat, Feb 22 & Sun, Feb 23 10:00 am – 5:00 PM

Join your favorite chefs and culinary personalities for two fun-filled days of food, fitness and learning at Goya Foods’ Fun and Fit as a Family featuring Kidz Kitchen at Jungle Island. This family-friendly event at the Festival allows parents and kids to learn the basics of a healthy lifestyle with Food Network and Cooking Channel personalities and beloved South Florida chefs.

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