Boo at the Zoo

Visit Oakland Zoo for our annual Halloween event, Boo at the Zoo!

Stroll the Zoo in costume and collect yummy treats. Ride the spooky boo train and join the dance party. Plus, get your face painted, make treats for the animals, and see how the animals at Oakland Zoo celebrate Halloween. Kids in costumes receive a free ride ticket.

Date and Time

Saturday, October 28 and Sunday October 29 from 10:00am - 3:00pm

Cost and Fees

Event included with regular Zoo admission


Zoo Wide Event . Please park in either the Upper Parking Lot or the Lower Parking Lot and proceed to the nearest entrance. Look for tables/booths spread out along the Zoo's pathways.


Registration is not required.


Contact: General Zoo Information
Phone: (510)632-9525

Additional Program Information
  • Thank you to our sponsors: Taiwan Tourism Bureau and KPIX


Press Releases

Newsletter/Annual Report