Celebrate Halloween During Boo at the Zoo
Sacramento Zoo will provide a family-friendly environment for Halloween.
What's Happening: Two nights of ghoulish fun as the Sacramento Zoo transforms into a kid-friendly place filled with Halloween activities and sweet treats. Boo at the Zoo will include a haunted house, 20 candy stations, a kids’ dance party with DJ, Trevor the magician and pumpkin bowling.
Where: Sacramento Zoo, at the corner of Land Park Dr. and Sutterville Rd. in William Land Park.
When: Sunday, October 30th and Monday, October 31st from 5:00 to 8:00 pm.
Who: Families looking for a safe and fun way to celebrate Halloween.
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Put on your favorite costume and join the Sacramento Zoo for a creepy crawly celebration. Boo at the Zoo will take place two nights on Sunday, October 30th and Monday, October 31st from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Don’t miss out on a spooky good time as the Sacramento Zoo transforms into the kid-friendly place to be for Halloween. Trick-or-treat bags will be available for each child.
Kids can safely trick-or-treat around Lake Victoria at 20 candy stations; as well as enjoy spooky entertainment, carnival games, magic shows, haunted house, tons of ghoulish goodies and pumpkin bowling. Hot chocolate and apple cider will be available for purchase. Ride the Zoo’s Creepy Carousel or the Spooky Train for $2 per person.
Sacramento Zoo works to offer candy that is palm-oil free or is manufactured by companies that are members of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil during Boo at the Zoo. The sustainable production of palm oil is crucial to the survival of orangutans; their rain forest habitat is often destroyed to create poorly managed and unsustainable palm oil plantations.
The Zoo is traffic-free and a natural place to have a safe Halloween filled with family-friendly frights and sights. Boo at the Zoo benefits the Sacramento Zoological Society. This event is appropriate for children 10 and under and is held rain or shine. General admission is $10.00 per person; Sacramento Zoo Members admission is $8.00. Children one and under are admitted free. Tickets may be purchased at the Zoo, call 916-808-5888 for information, or tickets are available online www.saczoo.org.
Sacramento Zoo -- Wildly Inspiring!
Open since 1927, the Sacramento Zoo is home to more than 450 native, rare and endangered animals and is one of more than 200 accredited institutions of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Located near the corner of Land Park Drive and Sutterville Road in William Land Park, the Zoo is wholly managed by the non-profit Sacramento Zoological Society. This Sacramento treasure inspires conservation awareness through education and recreation. Open daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, general admission is $10.50; children ages 2-11 are $6.50 and one and under are admitted free. Parking is free throughout the park or ride Regional Transit bus #6. For information, call 916-808-5888 or visit saczoo.org.
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