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Zoo Boo

October 12 - 13, 2019
9:30AM - 4:00PM
Costumes, critters, candy, pumpkins. Free with admission.

Best Fall fun ever

Tigers love pumpkins
(So do elephants)
Join us for a fun, fall-themed weekend as our animals experience special pumpkin enrichments. Elephants stomp giant pumpkins, polar bears and otters get icy treats and Herald the dog will lead a costume parade!
Costumes and critters
(The perfect combination)
Wear a costume and save $2 on general front gate admission. Play ghostly games for treats. And look around the Zoo for all our decorations, then vote for your favorite.

Ghostly Games

and yummy treats.
WhenWhereWhat
10am - 4pmPacific Rim PlazaGuess the Pumpkin Weight, face painting (fee) and pumpkin carver (Sunday)
10am - 4pmPicnic PavilionTreats and raffle from the Zoo Society
10am - 4pmSouth Pacific AquariumWeird and wacky trivia
10am - 4pmRocky ShoresSkull ID game
10am - 4pmRed Wolf WoodsSpider Web Toss
10am - 4pmAsian Sanctuary DayroomCreate a bat puppet
10am - 4pmPolar bearsBump in the Night animal sounds ID game
10am - 4pmSE corner of central lawnPolar bear mascot photo booth ($5 donation)
Various timesAsian Forest Sanctuary, Kids' ZoneAnimals get pumpkins or Halloween-themed treats
10amArctic TundraMuskox get giant pumpkins
11amRocky ShoresSea otters get ice treats, ice, orange and black enrichments
11amSouth Pacific AquariumSat: Outer Reef sharks get a carved pumpkin stuffed with seafood Sun: Lagoon Feed
11:30amArctic TundraPolar bears get pumpkin ice treats, icing, orange and black enrichments at the Keeper Chat
12pmWild Wonders TheaterAnimal encounter, then costume parade
12:30pmAsian Forest SanctuaryTigers get pumpkins with whipped cream at the Keeper Chat
12:30pmPenguin PointSat: Penguins get pumpkins, leafy browse or enrichments
1pmElephantsElephants get pumpkins to stomp
2pmPuffinsSat: Seabirds get pumpkins, leafy browse, ice or enrichments
2pmRed Wolf WoodsKeeper Chat: Red wolf pups' first Zoo Boo!
2pmDiscovery HutGet up close with creepy and crawly bugs
2:30pmKids' ZoneMeerkats get festive items to play in
3pmRocky ShoresWalrus farewell keeper chat
PLUS: Wander the Zoo to spot all our staff decorations, and vote for your favorite! (They'll win the coveted Zoo Boo Trophy.) And don't forget to say goodbye to our walruses Basa and Kulu, moving to San Diego soon.

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