Halloween at the Zoo: October 26, 2014
Dress up as your favorite goblin, ghoul or witch and head to the Zoo for a safe alternative to trick or treating. Halloween at the Zoo is a celebration for the entire community that includes free trick-or-treating, a fun activity tent, and much more!
Frequently Asked Questions:
Do I have to pay to attend Halloween at the Zoo?
Admission is free, but we are asking for a suggestion donation of $2.
Can I get in before 9:30 a.m.?
Yes, if you are a Friends of the Zoo member
(sustaining level and above). This group of members will get early entrance into Halloween at the Zoo at 9 a.m. Click here
to find out who you can bring with you. Arrive at Gate 1 (Lion Gate) off of Drake and Randall. You will be let in right at 9 a.m. so please arrive a little early to get checked-in (you must show your current membership card).
When is the free trick-or-treating?
Sunday, October 26, 2014 from 9:30a.m. - 3:00p.m.
Do I need to bring my own bag?
Yes, please bring your own bag.
Will there be anything to do on Friday or Saturday during the day?
The Zoo will be open regular hours (9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.), but there are not any Halloween activities planned for Friday or Saturday.
How to Have an Orangutan-Friendly Halloween
Please help orangutans this Halloween by choosing candy made with sustainable palm oil.
You can download Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's list of Orangutan Friendly Sustainable Palm Oil Halloween Candy by clicking here
Many thanks to our generous sponsors:
Activity Tent Sponsor:
Costume Contest Sponsor:
Treat Stop Sponsors:
Knuckleheads Trampoline, Bowling, and Indoor Amusement Park
Monona Plumbing & Fire Protection, Inc.
Mounds Pet Food Warehouse
Orthodontic Specialist of Madison
SwimWest Swim School
Zoo Beverage Sponsor:
Pepsi-Cola of Madison