1-800-258-9182
2019 Zoo Season: Apr 6–Oct 31  | 2019 Winter Wonderland: Nov 29-Dec 29; Fri-Sun

Zoo Boo Days

October 19-31

Family friendly Halloween fun at the zoo!

Join us for our annual Halloween event! The zoo will be decorated, kids can trick or treat in the zoo, and some animals will receive Halloween themed enrichment.

Children ages 3-12 in costume receive free admission during Zoo Boo Days!

*Event takes place during normal zoo hours of 10:00am-5:00pm. Children must be accompanied by a paid adult. 2 children free allowed per paying adult. Offer is only available for families and is not valid for birthday parties, private event packages, field trips, day cares, boy scout or girl scout troops, corporate outings, or other groups. Offer applies to admission only and cannot be applied to Zoo-It-All (combo) admission, EARTH memberships, or Value Passes.

Pumpkin Donation Discount:

*We will begin accepting pumpkin donations on October 14th.* 

We need lots of pumpkins for this event, so we are offering a $3 discount on admission as a thank you to those who donate pumpkins! One admission will be discounted per pumpkin. You may bring multiple pumpkins, however each admission you purchase may only be discounted once. Please only donate fresh, undamaged pumpkins that have not been carved, painted, or decorated. 

Discount is only available for admission only or Zoo-It-All admission and cannot be applied to EARTH memberships, Value Passes, birthday parties, or field trip/group rates. Discount cannot be applied to tickets purchased online or other pre-purchased tickets. Offer cannot be combined with coupons or other discounts.

Zoo Boo Days Schedule

Schedule is subject to change without notice. Outdoor presentations are weather permitting.

Daily from October 19-31:
11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies
inside the EARTH Discovery Center

Saturday, October 19

10:30am: Enrichment for Crested Mangabeys
11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies
inside the EARTH Discovery Center
11:30am: Meet Russell Crow at the Bird Show Arena
1:00pm: Meet the Parrots at the Bird Show Arena
1:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for Pickles the Porcupine at the EARTH Discovery Center
2:00pm: Enrichment for Grivet Monkeys
2:30pm: Animals of the Night Presentation on the EARTH Discovery Center stage
2:30pm: Enrichment for Spotted Hyenas
3:30pm: Enrichment for Lions & Tigers

Sunday, October 20

11:00am: Mandrill House of Horrors Enrichment
11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies
inside the EARTH Discovery Center
11:30am: Meet Russell Crow at the Bird Show Arena
1:00pm: Meet the Parrots at the Bird Show Arena
1:30pm: Enrichment for Rhinos
1:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for Coatis
2:30pm: Animals of the Night Presentation on the EARTH Discovery Center stage
2:30pm: Enrichment for Schmidt’s Guenons
3:00pm: Keeper Talk Featuring Pongo the Red Legged Seriema at the Bird Show Arena
3:30pm: Enrichment for Cheetahs

Monday, October 21st

Throughout the Day: Frozen Candy Cone Erichment for Various Primates
11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies
inside the EARTH Discovery Center

Friday, October 25

11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies inside the EARTH Discovery Center
1:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for Servals


Saturday
, October 26

11:00am: Chimps House of Horrors Enrichment
11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies
inside the EARTH Discovery Center
1:00pm: Meet the Parrots at the Bird Show Arena
1:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for the Coatis
2:30pm: Animals of the Night Presentation on the EARTH Discovery Center stage
3:00pm: Keeper Talk Featuring Pongo the Red Legged Seriema at the Bird Show Arena
3:30pm: Enrichment for the Lions & Tigers

 

Sunday, October 27

11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies inside the EARTH Discovery Center
1:00pm: Meet the Parrots at the Bird Show Arena
1:00pm: Enrichment for the Warthogs
1:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for Pickles the Porcupine at the EARTH Discovery Center
2:30pm: Animals of the Night Presentation on the EARTH Discovery Center stage
2:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for the Squirrel Monkeys
2:30pm: Enrichment for the Spotted Hyenas
3:00pm: Keeper Talk Featuring Pongo the Red Legged Seriema at the Bird Show Arena

Wednesday, October 30th

11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies inside the EARTH Discovery Center
2:30pm: Enrichment for the Spotted Hyenas

 

Thursday, October 31st

11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies inside the EARTH Discovery Center
1:00pm: Bird Presentation at the Bird Show Arena

 

Daily from October 19-31:
11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies
inside the EARTH Discovery Center

Saturday, October 19

10:30am: Enrichment for Crested Mangabeys
11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies
inside the EARTH Discovery Center
11:30am: Meet Russell Crow at the Bird Show Arena
1:00pm: Meet the Parrots at the Bird Show Arena
1:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for Pickles the Porcupine at the EARTH Discovery Center
2:00pm: Enrichment for Grivet Monkeys
2:30pm: Animals of the Night Presentation on the EARTH Discovery Center stage
2:30pm: Enrichment for Spotted Hyenas
3:30pm: Enrichment for Lions & Tigers

Sunday, October 20

11:00am: Mandrill House of Horrors Enrichment
11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies
inside the EARTH Discovery Center
11:30am: Meet Russell Crow at the Bird Show Arena
1:00pm: Meet the Parrots at the Bird Show Arena
1:30pm: Enrichment for Rhinos
1:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for Coatis
2:30pm: Animals of the Night Presentation on the EARTH Discovery Center stage
2:30pm: Enrichment for Schmidt’s Guenons
3:00pm: Keeper Talk Featuring Pongo the Red Legged Seriema at the Bird Show Arena
3:30pm: Enrichment for Cheetahs

Monday, October 21st

Throughout the Day: Frozen Candy Cone Erichment for Various Primates
11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies
inside the EARTH Discovery Center

Friday, October 25

11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies inside the EARTH Discovery Center
1:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for Servals

Saturday, October 26

11:00am: Chimps House of Horrors Enrichment
11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies
inside the EARTH Discovery Center
1:00pm: Meet the Parrots at the Bird Show Arena
1:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for the Coatis
2:30pm: Animals of the Night Presentation on the EARTH Discovery Center stage
3:00pm: Keeper Talk Featuring Pongo the Red Legged Seriema at the Bird Show Arena
3:30pm: Enrichment for the Lions & Tigers

 

Sunday, October 27

11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies inside the EARTH Discovery Center
1:00pm: Meet the Parrots at the Bird Show Arena
1:00pm: Enrichment for the Warthogs
1:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for Pickles the Porcupine at the EARTH Discovery Center
2:30pm: Animals of the Night Presentation on the EARTH Discovery Center stage
2:30pm: Pumpkin Enrichment for the Squirrel Monkeys
2:30pm: Enrichment for the Spotted Hyenas
3:00pm: Keeper Talk Featuring Pongo the Red Legged Seriema at the Bird Show Arena

Wednesday, October 30th

11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies inside the EARTH Discovery Center
2:30pm: Enrichment for the Spotted Hyenas

 

Thursday, October 31st

11:30am-12:00pm: Up Close Creepy Crawlies inside the EARTH Discovery Center
1:00pm: Bird Presentation at the Bird Show Arena

 

Our normal season may end after October 31st, but Winter Wonderland will return for 2019! Winter Wonderland will be open Friday-Sunday from November 29-December 29. The zoo will NOT be open from November 1-28 as we prepare for Winter Wonderland.

Galliford’s Restaurant & Tavern remains open year round, and the Purple Peacock Gift Shop will stay open Tuesday-Sunday until December 29th.

Buy Tickets!
```