Boo in the Zoo

Boo in the Zoo is back for 2020!

Greenville Zoo’s annual family-friendly Halloween event for all ages features trick-or-treating and fun specialty areas including Dragon Alley, a princess castle and an extinct species graveyard. Everyone is invited to dress up and join in the fun. Proceeds benefit various programs throughout the zoo and conservation efforts. Please see below for special safety features new for 2020.

Boo in the Zoo Dates & Hours

October 15 - October 18     |     3 p.m. to 8 p.m. 

October 22 - October 25      |     3 p.m. to 8 p.m. 

October 29 - November 1    |     3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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New for 2020

  • For the safety of our guests, we are doing timed entrances and limiting the attendance each night.
  • Guests are asked to pre-purchase tickets online to guarantee their preferred entry time. With limited capacity, Boo in the Zoo is expected to sell out each night. Walk-ups will not be permitted on sold out nights.
  • Guests are asked to bring their own bags for trick-or-treating. 
  • All guests ages 2 and over must wear a face covering.
  • To comply with our approved capacity levels, guests are asked not to arrive at the ticket booth before their assigned time.

Admission Prices

Trick-or-Treating Admission$9$12
Non Trick-or-Treating AdmissionFree$10

* Boo Babies (ages 0-2) are free if not trick-or-treating. Boo Babies that would like treats would need to purchase a Trick-or-Treating admission ticket.

All children must be accompanied by an adult and last admission time is 8:00 p.m..

Refund and Inclement Weather Policy

All ticket sales are final. There are no refunds, rain checks, rescheduling. Boo in the Zoo is a rain or shine event, so please be prepared for the weather the day of your visit. 

Special thanks to our 2020 Boo in the Zoo Sponsors

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Greenville Heritage FCU logo
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102.5 The Lake Logo
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