Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo

Presented by Jiffy Lube

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Sunday, October 29, 2017
11 am to 5 pm

*10 am: Early entrance with valid Sacramento Zoo membership card and Boo at the Zoo tickets.

Get out those costumes, grab a trick-or-treat bag and head to the Sacramento Zoo for the daytime Boo at the Zoo!

Enjoy trick-or-treating throughout the ENTIRE zoo at 15 different candy stations, face painting for kids, festive games, themed stage shows, magic shows with Trevor the Magician, keeper chats and even animal enrichments. Top off a perfect day with a ride on the spooky zoo train or the creepy carousel for an additional fee.

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Early Bird Ticket Prices, through October 22
All ages: $13*
Children under 2 years old are free
Sacramento Zoo members receive $3 off per ticket

Are you a Sacramento Zoo member?
Register for the website to receive member discounts. Test your registration here.

General Ticket Prices, after October 23
All ages: $16*
Children under 2 years old are free
Sacramento Zoo members receive $3 off per ticket

*All proceeds from Boo at the Zoo will benefit the general maintenance and animal care at the Sacramento Zoo.
*Rain or shine. No refunds.

This is a ticketed event. Membership passes, discount passes or any other coupons are not valid for Boo at the Zoo admission.

COSTUME NOTICE: Due to animal safety, you may be asked to remove full head costume pieces in certain areas of the zoo. Costume accessories, such as wands, brooms, etc. are allowed, but CANNOT be used over fences or animal barriers.

All Day activities

Trick-or-treating stations
Interactive EdZOOcation Stations
Face painting
Giant coloring wall
Zoo Teen crafts and games

Scheduled Activities

Flamingo Chick Encounter
11 – 11:45 am at the vet hospital lawn

Magic Shows with Trevor the Magician
10:30 am, 12:30 pm and 2:15 pm on the amphitheater stage

Wildlife Stage Shows
11:30 am, 1:30 pm and 3 pm on the amphitheater stage

Keeper Chats – all talks at the exhibits.
10:30 am: Pelican
10:45 am: Reptile House, on the lawn
2:15 pm: Wolf’s Gueneon
2:30 pm: Fennec Fox
2:45 pm: Giraffe


Become a Corporate Hero

View sponsorship opportunities for Boo at the Zoo.
Contact Corporate Sponsorship Manager Jess Dudek for more information.
For additional sponsorship opportunities visit the Corporate Sponsorship page.