Boo at the Zoo
3001 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington DC, MD
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Boo at the Zoo is Washington DC's favorite Halloween treat. With more than 40 treat stations, animal demonstrations, keeper chats, and decorated trails, this frightfully fun evening is a treat for the whole family.
With treat stations, animal demonstrations, keeper chats, and decorated trails, this frightfully fun evening is a treat for the whole family. An entertainment stage will feature magicians, jugglers, and a DJ spinning Halloween favorites. Don't miss a themed hay maze and scarecrow field.
Boo at the Zoo is held rain or shine. Don’t forget your costume!
Superheroes, zombies, and princesses will all enjoy:
A commemorative Boo at the Zoo trick-or-treat bag
40+ treat stations
Animal experiences and Zoo education stations
Rides on the Speedwell Conservation Carousel (additional charge)
After-hours access to animal houses and exhibits, including:
- Small Mammal House
- Great Ape House
- Reptile Discovery Center
- Think Tank
- Great Cats Circle
- Elephant Community Center
- Kids Farm
- Bird House
- Asia Trail (David M. Rubenstein Family Giant Panda Habitat will be closed)