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Boo at the Zoo! October 17 & 18

October 17 @ 12:00 pm - October 18 @ 5:00 pm

Attention Boys and Ghouls! You’re invited to our spooktacular Halloween party – Boo at the Zoo!

Join us for an afternoon of Halloween fun and (family-friendly) frights! There will be tons of activities for everyone to enjoy. We encourage all kids (big and small!) to come dressed in their prettiest, spookiest, or funniest Halloween costumes.


Event Details: 

Join us for Boo at the Zoo on three different weekends!

October 10 & 11,  17 & 18, and 24 & 25

Activities from 12 – 5 p.m. each day


Enjoy free activities for the family (included with regular zoo admission for Boo at the Zoo):

– A straw maze

– Candy stations

– Activities provided by community partners


Ticketed Activities

Activity tickets (1 set of Activity Tickets = 4 tickets) can be purchased at the event for an additional $5 (optional purchase) and can be used for:

– A trip through the spooky (kid-friendly) Boo Tunnel

– A  hayride around the zoo grounds

– Cider and donuts

– The Incredible Black-Light Skeleton Room

– Obstacle Course & Witch Hat Toss

– Live Ambassador Animal Presentations



Ingham County Resident Adult – $7.00

Non-Resident Adult – $13.00

Ingham County Resident Senior (60+) – $5.00

Non-Resident Senior – $11.00

All Children (ages 3-12) – $5.00

All Children Under 3 – FREE

Potter Park Zoo Deluxe and Premium receive FREE admission to Boo at the Zoo! Become a member or upgrade your membership today!

**Reciprocal zoo memberships do not allow access to special events such as Boo at the Zoo or Wonderland of Lights


October 17 @ 12:00 pm
October 18 @ 5:00 pm