Boo at the Zoo ~

October 7 – 9, 14 – 16, 21 – 23, and 28 – 30

Join us at Boo at the Zoo for a fang-tastic festive experience featuring delicious treat stations and a virtual scavenger hunt along our decorated outdoor walking pathway through the zoo! Proceeds benefit the care and conservation of Good Zoo animals.


Fridays | 5 – 8 p.m.
Saturdays & Sundays | 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.

*Timed entry tickets required. Guests must present proof of purchase (printed ticket or digital receipt) and personal identification upon arrival at the zoo admission gates. All rates plus applicable taxes and fees.

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    Timed Entry Tickets

    Go Tickets are timed entry and included with Good Zoo admission.

    Good Zoo Admission
    Adults (Ages 13+) | $13.95
    Children (Ages 3-12) | $9.95
    Ages 2 & Under | Free
    Patron & Curator Zoo Members | Free

    *Treat bags are free for all guests ages 3-12. Adults (ages 13+) and children ages 2 & under can purchase a treat bag for $5.00.

    Purchase Tickets

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    Sweet Treats

    Each ghoulish guest ages 3-12* will receive delicious goodies from our nine treat stations located along the zoo’s outdoor walking path.

    *Treat bags are free for all guests ages 3-12. Adults (ages 13+) and children ages 2 & under can purchase a treat bag for $5.00.

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    Digital Scavenger Hunt

    Unlock clues by scanning QR codes throughout the walking path. Upon completion, enter to win spooktacular zoo prizes including Good Zoo admission tickets, family memberships, and animal encounters!

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    Spooky Train Ride

    This family-friendly “spooky” train ride adventures throughout areas of the zoo and stops for some fun at the Jumbo Jumper!

    Train Ride
    Non-Members | $5.00 each
    Zoo Members | $4.00 each

    Jumbo Jumper
    Non-Members | $2.00 each
    Zoo Members | $1.50 each

    Advance purchase highly recommended. Capacities are limited per hour during the event. Rides will only be honored during the time on the ticket. Tickets available upon timed entry ticket purchase.

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    Devilish Decorations

    Each festive pathway features a unique theme, with decorations provided by generous community partners:

    • Panhandle Cleaning & Restoration
    • Wheeling Hospital Auxiliary
    • Wheeling Country Day School
    • Bordas & Bordas Attorneys
    • Noah Mull and Laura Mull, State Farm Agents
    • Fort Henry Capital
    • Mr. Jeremy West
    • Dr. Raina Burke

*All rates plus applicable taxes and fees

Call the Good Zoo office at 304-243-4100 for more information.