Houston Zoo Boo
Bring your little ghouls and goblins to the Houston Zoo for Zoo Boo, Houstons largest family-friendly Halloween, which will run five days this year. Enjoy safe Halloween trick-or-treating, music, and fun activities with a naturally wild twist.
Pick a child-size pumpkin to paint and decorate from the Fiesta Mart Pumpkin Patch; participate in the costume parade; channel your inner artist and contribute to the Monster Mural; or visit the Tatzoo Parlor for a spooktacular temporary tattoo. This years events will also feature the Monster Mashquerade, which will be taking place on weekends around the Reflection Pool. Children can sing, dance, and learn all the moves to "Thriller" before joining in for the costume parade. All this, and there will be Halloween-themed Meet the Keeper Talks and the animal-themed Trunk-or-Treat candy stations.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays, October 14, 21 and 28, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, October 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 and 30 and Halloween Monday, October 31.
Houston Zoo, 6200 Golf Course Drive. For information, call 713-533-6713 or visit www.houstonzoo.org. Free with paid admission, $8 to $12.
Fridays; Saturdays, Sundays; Mon., Oct. 31. Starts: Oct. 14. Continues through Oct. 30, 2011
Get the Things to Do Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly guide to events in Houston, and never be bored again. With suggestions for every day of the week, our recommendations will keep you busy on any budget.
More Calendar News
- Bill Hicks: Relentless
Sat., Nov. 28, 7:00pm
Sat., Nov. 28, 8:00pm
Sat., Nov. 28, 8:30pm
Sun., Nov. 29, 12:00pm
- “Amazing Universe: The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not®”
- “John Biggers: MAAME”