This trick-or-treating tradition is celebrating its 37th year! Haunt the Zoo brings families together for daytime, Halloween fun in a safe environment. Discover 27 themed booths along the trick-or-treat trail, perfect for photo ops! Zoo admission and official trick-or-treat bags are required to participate.
Saturdays and Sundays, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
October 10 & 11
October 17 & 18
October 24 & 25
October 31 & November 1
Explore the Zoo and enjoy contact-free trick-or-treating on the candy trail! Advanced tickets are required and capacity is limited to ensure social distancing.
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*Admission also required
Enjoy your favorite fall festival activities with a wild twist! A Hay Maze, Cheetah Racing Lanes, and Giant Pumpkin Patch will all be open to attendees at no additional cost. Families can also participate in the following activities for an additional charge: Pumpkin Painting Craft ($5 for members/$6 for non-members), special themed Sea Lion Show ($5 per person), and ride on the bewitched ChooChoo Train ($3 per person), Carousel ($3 per person), and Tram ($6 per person).
Pack your day with even more to ZOO! The Zoo’s many other animal feeding and encounters will also be available: Flamingo Mingle, Rhino Feeding, Camel Rides, Giraffe Feeding, Stingray Bay, and Lorikeet Feeding tickets can all be added to your Haunt the Zoo trip. For a truly unique experience, go behind the scenes for an up-close Wild Encounter with the Grizzly Bears, Galapagos Tortoises, California Sea Lions, and Asian Elephants! Clickhere for more information.