Events

October 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 I 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Boo at the Zoo is Lincoln's largest trick-or-treat event. The entire family will love stopping at over 35 trick-or-treat booths to get candy, coupons, and more. All of the money raised during Boo at the Zoo directly supports the Zoo. Raising Cane's will be selling chicken finger meals with the proceeds going to the Zoo. Purchase Raising Cane's meal tickets online or with cash the night of the event.



Boo at the Zoo Tickets

Tickets can be purchased in advance at the Zoo. Tickets are also available each night of Boo at the Zoo. Raising Cane's meals will be available for purchase the night of the event (cash only) or in advance online using a credit card.

• Event tickets are required for anyone 2 years and older.
• VIP tickets are good for the selected night only.
• VIP ticket holders get to pass the line and meet at the Train Depot at 5 p.m.
• Regular tickets are good for any night.
• Members: Have picture ID and Membership Card ready.
• Members receive free entry to Boo at the Zoo and must purchase a treat bag if they would like to collect candy.
• $3.50 Trick-or-Treat bags are required for anybody who would like to collect candy.
• Parking is available at Lincoln High School, Antelope Park and Q.P. Ace Hardware. Free shuttles will run before, during and after the event to these locations. Shuttles start at 4:30 p.m.
• Limited parking is available at the Zoo.
• Raising Cane's meals will be available for purchase during the event. Cash only with proceeds benefitting the Zoo!
• Only Lincoln Children's Zoo members receive free regular Boo at the Zoo tickets.
• Members of other zoos such as Omaha Zoo do not receive any discounts.
• A $2 ticket handling fee will be added to all online and phone orders.

VIP Tickets No Line - No Wait
VIP ticket holders avoid waiting in line by getting Boo at the Zoo admission 30 minutes prior to opening. VIP tickets may sell out. A limited number of VIP tickets are available each night. Regular Boo at the Zoo event tickets aren't limited to a specific night and can be used any night of Boo at the Zoo.
Trick-or-treating requires purchase of $3.50 treat bag.


VIP Ticket (5:00 - 5:30 p.m.)
Skip the line!
Price
Purchase Tickets
Lincoln Children's Zoo Member
$5.95+tax
On sale September 2
Non-member
$9.95+tax
On sale September 2
Trick-or-Treating Bags
(Required for members & non-members to collect candy)

$3.50+tax
On sale September 2
Regular Event Ticket (5:30 - 8 p.m.)
Price
Purchase Tickets
Lincoln Children's Zoo Member
FREE
Show Membership Card
Non-member
$6.95+tax
On sale September 2
Trick-or-Treating Bags
(Required for members & non-members to collect candy)

$3.50+tax
On sale September 2
Train Ride
Price
Purchase Tickets
Boo Train Ride Ticket
(Good for any night of Boo at the Zoo)
$2.75+tax
On sale September 2
Meal Ticket (Cash Only at Event)
Price
Purchase Tickets
Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers
$5
On sale September 2
Photo Package
Price
Purchase Tickets
Boo at the Zoo Photo Package
$10
On sale September 2



Parking

StarTran Shuttles for FREE!

Limited parking is available at the Zoo parking lot the night's of Boo at the Zoo. StarTran Bus Service shuttles will run before, during and after the event for FREE.

Shuttles begin at 4:30 p.m. 
Park at any of 3 shuttle locations below to ride FREE to Boo at the Zoo .

Shuttle locations:
- Lincoln High
- Q.P. Ace Hardware
- Antelope Park