2021 Update: After going dark in response to the 2020 Covid-19 pandemic, Boo at the Zoo returns for Halloween 2021.
Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens
5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027
2021 Dates & Hours: October 1-31 during regular business hours, with trick or treating on October 23-24 and 30-31.
The Los Angeles Zoo’s annual Halloween event for children offers such kid-safe treats as: jack-o-lantern carving demonstrations, photo opportunities, and crafts. Visitors are invited to view Creepy Creatures in the Winnick Family Children’s Zoo, followed by a live Halloween show in the Adventure Theater. Children can also learn scary animal facts about the zoo’s animals.