Fennec Fox

Fennec Fox

The fennec fox is a member of the canidae family, which includes foxes, wolves, dogs, coyotes and jackals. Weighing an average of 3.3 pounds, the fennec fox is one of the smallest canids. Despite its small size, it has very large ears, which helps it hear predators and prey.

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Halloween fun in the DAYTIME sun!
Saturdays  & Sundays, October 18, 19, 25, 26

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

The zoo will be transformed into a bustling bash with hauntingly hilarious activities for kids and families to enjoy. Enjoy trick-or-treat stations, creepy crawly encounters, keeper talks, animal demonstrations, live entertainment, costumed characters, games, tattoos, Zoo Boo mega raffle and more! The “kooky not spooky” theme provides Halloween fun without the fear! Kids (and parents)--costumes are encouraged! Daytime hours means Zoo Boo participants can see the entire zoo and animal collection. Zoo Boo is held rain or shine. 

Zoo Boo Tickets:

Zoo Boo tickets give children access to trick-or-treat stations and all Zoo Boo activities. 

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

  • Only members may purchase Zoo Boo tickets in advance.
  • Zoo Boo tickets are not date specific, they can be used on any Zoo Boo day.
  • As always, members not trick-or-treating (adults & infants) are admitted FREE. (Become a member now and enjoy all of the benefits of a zoo membership! Click here for more info.)
  • Unable to purchase advance sale tickets? No problem! Tickets are available at the ticket booth on Zoo Boo days.

Non-Members: $8 per child, plus the cost of zoo admission 

  • Purchase Zoo Boo tickets at the ticket booth on any Zoo Boo day.
  • In addition to the event fee, non-members must pay regular zoo admission.

 

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

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

Purchase Now

 

Schedule of Activities:

Time

Activity

Location


10:00 a.m.

Doors Open

Treat Stations Open

Lower Lobby

Wildlife Trails

10:00 a.m.

Dance Party
(until 3:00 p.m.)

Hiscock & Barclay Room
(Lower Lobby)

10:30 a.m.

Meet & Greet:
Creepy Crawlies

Upper Lobby

11:00 a.m.

Elephant Demonstration*

Asian Elephant Preserve

11:15 a.m.

Story Book Time with Mama Pajama

Northwestern Mutual Animal Encounter

11:30 a.m.

Keeper Talk:
Fruit Bats

Adaptation of Animals

12:00 p.m.

Stage Show:

Mama Pajama (Saturdays)

Bubblemania
(Sundays)

Welch Allyn Room
(Lower Lobby)

1:15 p.m.

Story Book Time with Mama Pajama

Northwestern Mutual Animal Encounter

2:00 p.m.

Stage Show:

Mama Pajama (Saturdays)

Bubblemania
(Sundays)

Welch Allyn Room
(Lower Lobby)

2:00 p.m.

Bird Show with Jeckyl

Northwestern Mutual Animal Encounter

2:15 p.m.

Meet & Greet:
Creepy Crawlies

Upper Lobby

3:00 p.m.

Event Ends

Lower Lobby

 

*In case of rain, there will be a Story Time in the Welch Allyn Room
(Lower Lobby)

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