Boo at the Zoo 2018
October 19-21 & 26-28
Friday & Saturday: 5-8PM
NOTE: The Zoo will close to the public at 2PM on Friday & Saturday of Boo at the Zoo and Sundays at 1PM to prepare for the event.
Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden’s annual event for family Halloween fun! Live entertainment, decor, trick or treating, storytelling, magicians, animal encounters, nightly costume contest with prizes and more.
Tickets can be purchased online (click here) or in the Zoo Gift Shop during regular business hours. Your advance tickets are valid for one of the six nights. You do not have to select which day you are going to attend at the time of purchase.
Zoo Members – $6
Non-Members – $8
How to Get Involved
- Volunteers are needed to assist with setup and decorating before the event! Click here to sign up – Boo at the Zoo Setup
- We are also seeking volunteers to help with the event! If you or your group is interested in participating Oct 19-21 or 26-28, sign up here – Volunteer Opportunities
- If your organization would like to have a table at the event, please contact our Event Coordinator, Hope Mills, at [email protected] or call 812-435-0814.
- For corporate sponsorship opportunities, email our Development Director, Jennifer Evans, at [email protected] or call 812-435-0802.
Thank you to our generous sponsors for your support of Boo at the Zoo