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Hey, kids! Put on your cutest costume for the Zoo’s popular Halloween spook-tacular.

October 23–30, 2020 @ 5:00–9:00pm

Event Tickets

$11 Riverbanks members and $13 general public

Children younger than 2 are free.

Timed arrival tickets are required and must be purchased in advance.

Arrival times:

Any unsold tickets will be $15.

8 nights of family fun!

  • Trick-or-Treat through the Zoo
  • Delight in Ray’s Moonlight Magic
  • Summon the Halloween spirits with the Eeky Freaky DJ
  • Take a spin on the Haunted Carousel (additional fee)
  • Hop aboard the Spooky Spots n’ Stripes Railroad (additional fee)
  • Roast Marshmallows (additional fee)

Please bring your own trick-or-treat bags.

Face coverings are required as outlined by the City of Columbia’s Ordinance; however, full face masks will not be permitted as part of costumes worn by adults.

While you may spot a few night owls during Boo at the Zoo, most of our residents will be off-exhibit to catch some zzz’s.

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