Clownfish

Clownfish

Clownfish and certain damselfish are the only species of fishes that can avoid the potent poison of a sea anemone. This is due to a layer of mucus on the clownfish’s skin that makes it immune to the fish-eating anemone’s lethal sting.

Membership
Catering at the Zoo

Saturdays & Sundays
October 19, 20, 26 & 27, 2019
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

"Kooky not spooky" Halloween fun in the daytime sun! Come trick-or-treat with the animals! The zoo will be transformed into a bustling bash with hauntingly hilarious activities for kids and families to enjoy. Kids (and parents) - wear your costumes and bring your treat bags! Zoo Boo is held rain or shine.


Zoo Boo Activities Include:

  • Trick-or-Treat Stations
  • Visit the Fortune-teller
  • American Chemical Society potion demos 
  • Pumpkin of Pachyderm Proportions
  • Creepy Crawly Animal Encounters and Keeper Talks
  • Cider & Donuts - for purchase
  • Games
  • And Much More!

Zoo Boo Tickets:

Tickets give children access to trick-or-treat stations and activities.

Members: $8 per child - zoo admission is FREE for members

  • Only members may purchase advance sale tickets
  • Tickets are non-date specific and can be used on any Zoo Boo day
  • Members not trick-or-treating (adults & infants) are admitted FREE
    (Become a member now & enjoy all the benefits! Click here for info)
  • Unable to purchase advance tickets? No problem! Tickets are available at the ticket booth on Zoo Boo days
  • We do strongly encourage our members to buy tickets in advance for express entry to this event.

Non-Members: $8 per child - plus zoo admission 

  • Purchase tickets at the ticket booth on any Zoo Boo day
  • In addition to the event fee, non-members pay regular zoo admission
  • Additional discounts do not apply to ticketed/fundraising events in support of the zoo

Zoo Boo is held rain or shine; tickets are non-refundable.

Members: Don't wait in line!
Purchase tickets by clicking the button below,
onsite at the membership desk or by calling
(315) 435-8511 x113.

 

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