Boo at the Zoo 2011
Boo at the Zoo at Oakland Zoo

Oakland, CA…October 29 & 30 – Bring your little pirates, princesses, and pumpkins to Oakland Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo. This year’s festivities include a spooky scavenger hunt, a cute costume parade, free ride ticket for kids in costumes, and Halloween treat bags that feature palm oil free candy. Get your ghostly gear ready, grab the kids, and see how the Oakland Zoo celebrates Halloween.

Boo at the Zoo is from 10:00am – 3:00pm, with the costume parade at 11:00am & 1:00pm. Admission prices are $9.75 for children and $13.75 adults. Parking is $7.00 per car. Boo at the Zoo festivities are included with general admission.

Boo at the Zoo Activities Include:
•Search for clues in our scavenger hunt and collect our Mystery Fun Goodie Bag!
•Be sweet to sun bears – learn how palm oil products impact sun bears.
•Be part of the costume parade at 11:00am and 1:00pm and meet the Valley Children's Zoo mascot, Roosevelt.
•Boogie to Kinderwise Music Company in the Wildlife Theater.
•Join the guinea hogs on their walks at 12:00pm and 2:00pm.
•Visit with the Oakland Fire Department at Flamingo Plaza.
•Get batty with festive face painting.
•Kids in costumes (ages 2-14) receive a free ride ticket.
The award-winning Oakland Zoo is home to more than 650 native and exotic animals. Nestled in the Oakland Hills, in 525 acre Knowland Park, the Zoo is located at 9777 Golf Links Road, off Highway 580. The East Bay Zoological Society (Oakland Zoo) is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization supported in part by members, contributions, the City of Oakland and the East Bay Regional Parks. For more information please visit our web site at
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