Boo at the Zoo

Sponsored by Sendik's Food Markets

October 18 & 19, 2013, 6-9 p.m.

Boo at the Zoo Alayna M., 3 (in back), watches as brother Grant, 4, gives Frankenstein a high-five in a haystack maze at last year's event.

Free Zoo admission for Zoological Society members with ID.
(Zoo Pass Plus members receive free parking.)
Call (414) 256-5466 for details.

NO trick-or-treating.


With a hair-raising chill in the air, spooky decorations and wild animals galore, there's nothing quite like Halloween at the Milwaukee County Zoo. That's why you should join us for Boo at the Zoo, a kid-friendly fall celebration.

Channel Edgar Allan Poe as you board the "Raven's Rail" train. Listen for the howls of gray wolves as the Oct. 18 full moon illuminates the sky. Then, let a dancing light show guide you through Wolf Woods. Wander through a haystack maze in the Northwestern Mutual Family Farm, but don't get lost—you never know what costumed characters are roaming the Zoo at night. Once you've made your way out of the maze, visit the feline mall. You'll find a pumpkin patch with hundreds of jack-o'-lanterns carved by Zoo Pride volunteers. End your evening with a crisp and gooey caramel apple available for purchase in the Peck Welcome Center.

Reduced admission and parking rates apply on both Friday and Saturday:
Reduced admission and parking rates apply for evening hours only.

Adults/Seniors: $8
Children (age 3 to 12): $6
Parking: $7


Special thanks to our Boo at the Zoo sponsor:
Sendik’s Food Markets

 

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