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2019 Boo at the Zoo presented by Wells Fargo

October 11 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Prepare for over the top fun during our 28th annual Boo at the Zoo presented by Wells Fargo! Watch as the Zoo transforms into a destination of spooky attractions with costumed characters, themed rides and carnival games for 18 nights!

Come experience the excitement on Henley Park with our new ride attraction, Spidermania*! Meet, greet and take photos with Marvel* superhero characters in our new Altec-Styslinger Learning Center! Enjoy a new twist to our ghostly Ghoul School performance at the UAB Callahan Eye Hospital Wildlife Stage. Listen and be entertained by nightly Bat Keeper Chats. Meet members of our animal family with close encounter Animal Greetings in the Hugh Kaul Plaza and at the Children’s Zoo Barn. Boogie down at the Monster Mash dance party and so much more!

Trick or Treat Lane in Alabama Wilds will be the sought after candy place for anyone with a sweet tooth! Take a wild ride around the Zoo on our Eerie Express Train. Zip down the Spider Slide and spin on the Scarousel for thrills that are sure to entertain children of all ages! Need one more reason to join us? For the first time at the Birmingham Zoo, guests can experience the natural wonder of a massive Orb-weaver spider web in our new Orb-weaver spider habitat located in the Garden Pavilion of Alabama Wilds! To add to the excitement, Boo at the Zoo guests are invited to wear their favorite family-friendly costumes as they partake in the festivities. Boo at the Zoo presented by Wells Fargo is one spooktacular event you don’t want to miss!

*Spidermania ride and Marvel superhero characters are only on select nights, please check event dates on Activities Schedule below.

 

WHEN
October 11 – 13
October 17 – 31

TIME
5:00pm – 9:00pm

 

PRICING *Prices listed are not including tax.
October 11 – 13 and October 17-  23

  • Non-Members $18 – Rides and Admission
  • Non-Members $10 – Admission Only
  • Members $15 – Rides and Admission
  • Members $8 – Admission Only

*Members will need to register or sign-in at the top of the page to access member discounted pricing.

PURCHASE TICKETS

 

PRICING *Prices listed are not including tax.
October 24 – 31

  • Non-Members $21 – Rides and Admission
  • Non-Members $10 – Admission Only
  • Members $18 – Rides and Admission
  • Members $8 – Admission Only

*Members will need to register or sign-in at the top of the page to access member discounted pricing.

PURCHASE TICKETS

 

VIP PARKING
Purchase a Premium Parking Space for $10
Parking spaces must be purchased in advance. Guests must have printed parking pass in dashboard of car.

PURCHASE VIP PARKING

 

EVENT MAP
Download the Boo At The Zoo event map and have it on your phone to help you find every fun location during your visit!

BOO AT THE ZOO MAP

 


 

BOO AT THE ZOO 2019 ACTIVITIES SCHEDULE

 

MARVEL SUPERHERO CHARACTERS
Location: Learning Center
October 11  Captain America
October 12  Iron Man
October 18  Spider Man
October 19  Black Panther

SPIDERMANIA RIDE
Location: Henley Park
October 24 – 31

GHOUL SCHOOL
Location: Wildlife Stage
October 11 -13 and October 17 -31

NEW! ORB-WEAVER SPIDER HABITAT
Location: Garden Pavilion in Alabama Wilds
Open until 9:00pm every night – also open during the day for Zoo guests

ANIMAL GREETINGS
Location: Welcome Plaza
5:00pm – 6:00pm every night

CHILDREN’S ZOO BARN
Open until 9:00pm every night

BAT CHATS & BIO FACTS
Location: Bears Pavilion in Alabama Wilds
Time(s) TBA



Our 28th annual Boo at the Zoo is made possible by our Presenting Sponsor Wells Fargo and Featured Sponsors Publix Super Market CharitiesSpire and Metro by T-Mobile!  Thank you for your generous support!

Details

Date:
October 11
Time:
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm