Boo at the Zoo - Bronx Zoo | Kids Out and About Fairfield County, CT

Boo at the Zoo - Bronx Zoo

*The event has already taken place on this date: Sun, 10/31/2021
Our annual Halloween tradition is back at the Bronx Zoo. We've added more spooky fun that's ideal for all ages. Take a look at the activities, come dressed in your Halloween best, and enjoy!

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Boo At The Zoo Activities

Magic & Mind Reading

Our popular magician is back with an animal-inspired magic & mind reading show, sure to thrill and delight the entire family.

Grizzly Corner, every 30 min. 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Pumpkin Carving Demos

Watch as expert artists create giant animals out of pumpkins. Shout out your favorite species during speed carves and see if they can create it!

Giraffe Corner, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Speed Carving: 11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.

Candy Trail

Enjoy Halloween treats and discover some of our animals’ favorite snacks along the way.

Mouse House Lawn, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Costume Parade

Delight in amazing costumed entertainment by our stilt walkers and Halloween-themed puppets. Join in the fun and make sure you’re showing off your Halloween best!

Astor Court, 12 p.m., 1 p.m. & 2 p.m.

Halloween Crafts

A fan favorite returns! Create your own seasonal crafts and take them home to remember Boo at the Zoo.

Giraffe Corner

Pumpkin Trail

Walk among hundreds of expertly carved pumpkins and try to find your favorite.

Butterfly Patio, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Extinct Animal Graveyard

Stop by the eerie graveyard of animal species that are no longer with us and learn how to prevent extinctions from happening in the future.

Astor Court, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Spider Maze

Weave your way through the webs and learn about amazing arachnids. Ideal for kids ages 5 & under.

Astor Court, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Wildlife Witch’s Super Scary Halloween Show

Join the witch and all her creepy crawly friends. The bat, vulture, owl and snake (puppets) have a lot to say about how “creepy” they are in this funny short musical for the whole family.

Astor Court, 10:45am, 11:30am, 12:30, 2:30, 3:15, & 4pm

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Bronx Zoo - New York


2300 Southern Boulevard
Bronx, NY, 10460
United States


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