Location: Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens, 5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027 Phone: (323) 644-4200
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Description: The Los Angeles Zoo brings back their annual Boo at the Zoo event for two weekends this October, promising safe but spooky fun for families with young children. Pumpkin carving, arts and crafts, creepy creatures abound. Visitors are encouraged to wear their wildest costumes and enjoy trick-or-treating throughout the zoo.
Boo at the Zoo will operate on the weekends of October 19-20 and October 26-27. Hours are 10am to 4pm. There will be a member-only preview starting at 8:30 am on October 19 & 27.
All activities are included with the regular zoo admission price. GLAZA members get in free.
From the official website:
Front Entrance Plaza
Grab your free bags to fill at our treat stations for children age 12 and under; one bag per child.
Winnick Family Children's Zoo
Meet Campfire Cathy and enjoy an interactive show of spooky tales.
Campfire Cathy's Show Times: 11:30am, 1:30pm and 3pm
Have a close encounter with the Creepy Creature Encounters.
Stop by and watch a pumpkin carving demonstration and meet a real live scarecrow! Don’t forget to bring your camera for a photo in the Pumpkin Patch.
Pumpkin Carving Show Times: 10:30 - 3pm
Meet your favorite monsters, princess and story book characters at Treetops Terrace!
Chomp and Stomp
Watch your favorite Zoo animal stomp and chomp on pumpkin treats and learn spooky or sweet fun facts and information about our animals.
Trick-or-Treat stations at Selig Plaza, Winnick's Family Children's Zoo, Australia, Elephant Plaza, and Carousel Plaza.
Enjoy strolling entertainment and meet and greet some of your favorite monsters and even a princess or two.
More in this series:
- Boo at the Zoo 2013