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Boo at the Zoo, October 14 & 15

October 14, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - October 15, 2023 @ 5:00 pm

What: Boo at the Zoo

When: October 14-15, 21-22, 28-29 from 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Where: Potter Park Zoo

Price: Become a Deluxe or Premium Member today to enjoy FREE admission to this exciting event and unlock a world of exclusive benefits! Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity. Standard admission rates apply for basic members and nonmembers.

Ingham County Resident Adult – $8.00

Non-Resident Adult – $15.00

Ingham County Resident Senior (60+)/Military – $6.00

Non-Resident Senior (60+)/Military – $13.00

All Children (ages 3-12) – $5.00

All Children Under 3 – FREE

*Activity tickets and/or wristbands will be available for purchase just inside the admissions gate and at cider and donuts.

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Boo at the Zoo is back, and it’s spookier than ever! 🍬🕷️

Prepare for an enchanting event bursting with colors, costumes, and a whole lot of candy. Gather the whole family, slip into your most bewitching Halloween attire, and join us for a delightful stroll through Potter Park Zoo. Venture through a wonderland of beautiful fall hues, as the creatures of the zoo become part of your Halloween adventure. It’s a spellbinding experience that combines the magic of the animal kingdom with the thrill of the season.

Hoots, howls, and spooky delights await you at every turn – so gear up, grab your treat bags, and join us for a Halloween extravaganza that’s unlike any other. Get ready to make memories, share laughter, and celebrate the spooktacular spirit at Boo at the Zoo!

While we’re currently in Phase Three of our asphalt replacement project, we want to assure you that it won’t haunt your experience. All of our thrilling activities and attractions will be up and running!

Click HERE for more details about the project and how it might affect your visit.


Here’s a sneak peek at what we have in store for you:

Hay Bale Maze (Free): Get lost and find your way out in our friendly hay bale maze – fun for all ages!

Candy Stations (Free): Treat your sweet tooth at our candy stations, where you can indulge in a variety of delightful treats.

Daily Costume Parade (1:30 p.m.): Show off your fantastic costumes in our daily parade and join the fun!

Entertainment Galore: Be entertained by thrilling hula hooping, enchanting bubbles, and beloved characters that will make your day magical.

​*Activity tickets and wristbands will be available for an additional purchase. The activities that are available for tickets and wristbands include:

Inflatable Zone: Bounce, jump, and play to your heart’s content in our inflatable wonderland.

Glow Light Room: Step into a mesmerizing world of neon and glow as you explore our captivating light room.

Hay Ride: Take a relaxing hayride through our charming autumn landscape, perfect for enjoying the fall colors.

Cider and Donuts: Savor the flavors of the season with delicious cider and mouthwatering donuts.


October 14, 2023 @ 12:00 pm
October 15, 2023 @ 5:00 pm