Boo at the Zoo
Presented by Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Venue: Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Dates: October 17, 18, 19 and 24, 25 & 26
This delightfully haunting Halloween celebration offers dozens of candy stations, spooky entertainment, special animal programs and even a haunted train ride! Don't miss out on this thrilling, family event!
Fridays, October 17 and 24 5pm to 9pm
Saturdays, October 18 and 25 10am to 9pm
Sundays, October 19 and 26 10am to 8pm
- Treat Stations sponsored by local businesses and organizations
- Special activities for children at Habitat Holloween.
- Batman Begins - Live "Fighting Fear" Friday 7:20 p.m. Saturday and Sunday 5:20 and 7:20 p.m.
Batman Begins TM and all related characters and elements are Trademarks of and © of DC comics
- Special rides and attractions (for an additional cost up to $2 each) including the Creepy Hollow Express, SCAREousel and the Scarecrow Cruise.
- An Endangered Species Graveyard teaching guests about many of the animals in danger of extinction.
- Reptile Keeper Lab, Touch Pool, diving demonstrations, Wings of "Fright" shows and more!
Children are welcome to dress in costume. However, only adults accompanied by a child or children under 13 years of age will be permitted to wear costumes on Zoo grounds.
Lunch with Batman, the Joker and Wonder Woman!
Join Batman, the Joker and Wonder Woman for an exclusive lunchtime show and autograph session Oct. 18, 19, 25 and 26. Ticket prices are $15* and include lunch, a picture with Batman, face painting and a visit from some of Batman's animal friends! Space is limited, so purchase your tickets today! *ticket price does not include parking or admission to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.
10th Annual Pumpkin Smash at Boo at the Zoo
October 18 & 25, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Don't miss the Pumpkin Smash Saturdays only during Boo at the Zoo, when the animals will be presented with pumpkins as part of the Zoo's enrichment program. The Pumpkin Smash Schedule will be posted closer to the event.