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Zoo Boo

Saturday, October 22, 2022
Open 10 AM. Last Entry 4:30 PM. Closed 6 PM.
Admission $10 per person, ages 2 & up

ZOO BOO IS MOVING TO DAYTIME! Cenla’s “wildest” family-friendly Halloween extravaganza is back and bigger than ever! The entire zoo will be open and filled with Halloween sights, sounds, and interactive family fun. See all of your favorite zoo animals while you explore the treat trail, enjoy kid-friendly activities, spooktacular displays, entertainment and lots more!

Zoo Boo is no longer a one-way trail.

kids trick-or-treating

Trick-or-Treating

Kids 12 years and younger can trick-or-treat at stations around the Zoo and enjoy goodies from local businesses. Guests can vote for their favorite themed treat station.

skeletons around campfire

Funny Bones Zone

You’ll have a skele-ton of fun at the Festival Plaza! Interactive family fun and games along with a bubble dance party set to rockin’ music that will have your bones up movin’ and groovin’.

Sit for a spell and enjoy a tasty snack from the Palm Café and other food vendors.

barnyard costumed characters

Fall on the Farm

You’ll FALL in love with this NEW themed area in the grass field past the African Experience! It’s all fun down on the farm with a petting zoo, hay maze, climbing structures, backyard games, farm fresh photo ops with barnyard costumed characters, and more.

kids with Avengers characters

Spooktacular Scenery & Photo Ops

If you’ve got it, haunt it! Perfect selfie spots are everywhere at Zoo Boo. Tag your posts: #AlexZooBoo

Andean bear with pumpkin

Pumpkin Palooza

Looking for a gourd time? The entire Zoo will be open, allowing guests to visit all their favorite creatures! Watch the animals enjoy an assortment of seasonal goodies in their habitats to stimulate natural behaviors such as foraging.

corn snake

Creepy Crawlies Cabin

Get up close with some spooky animal friends. Find out why these creatures are important to the environment and why they're not as scary as some people think.

princess characters

General Information

PARKING
Parking is available at the main zoo parking lot and secondary lot, Masonic Drive parking lot, Youth Complex parking lot, and Big Island. A shuttle will run between parking areas.

PLEASE NOTE

  • In the event of a weather cancellation, Zoo Boo will be rescheduled for Saturday, October 29.
  • FOTAZ Memberships and other zoo passes are not valid at Zoo Boo.
  • All activities (excluding train ride) are included with admission.
  • Trick-or-treating is reserved for children ages 12 years and younger. Children will be provided with a Trick-or-Treat Card to collect candy.
  • Fish food, Aussie Aviary, and stroller/wagon rental will not be available during Zoo Boo.
  • Family friendly costumes are welcome. Ages 13 & older may not wear masks or heavy costume makeup that disguises the face.

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