When: Sun October 26 , 2014 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Where: Waterfowl Lake, The Maryland Zoo


October 24th-26th

10:00am – 4:00pm Each Day

It’s the most spooktacular time of the year at the Maryland Zoo! Get your costume ready and join us for FREE trick-or-treating, costume contests, fun carnival games, crafts, live entertainment, yummy food and more! It’s bound to be a frightfully fun & wild time.

  • *Parents and kids of all ages are encouraged to bring goodie bags and wear costumes! If you forget your costume, face painting will be available for a small additional cost.
  • Some games may require additional fees.
  • This event is rain or shine. 

Performance Schedule (Daily)

10:30am – Silly Goose and Valval

  • Sing and dance along with this entertaining duo. Lots and laughs and lyrics for young and old.

1:30am – Amazing Andres

  • Halloween would not be complete without a little hocus pocus! Get ready to be wowed by this magical performance.

Animal Enrichment (Daily)pumpkinsmash

  • 10:30am – Chimp
  • 11:00am – Lion
  • 11:30am – Elephant Pumpkin Smash
  • 12:15pm – Giraffe
  • 1:30pm – Leopard
  • 2:00pm – Warthog
  • 2:30pm – Otter
  • 2:30pm – Penguin
  • 3:00pm – Polar Bear
  • 3:30pm – Farmyard

Costume Contests

11:30am & 2:30pm daily3-web

All guests 0-12 year old are encouraged to participate. Please limit entries to only one contest per day. This year’s costume categories are:

  • Best Animal
  • Scariest
  • Most Original

Registration for the first contest closes at 11:15am and at 2:15pm for the second contest. {No exceptions, no late entries will be permitted}.

 Special Thanks to our ZooBOOO! Partners:

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