Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo bat

October 26, 27, 28, 29 & 30

5:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Boo at the Zoo is Lincoln's largest trick-or-treat event. The entire family will love stopping at over 40 trick-or-treat booths to get candy, coupons and more! All the money raised during Boo at the Zoo directly supports the Zoo and care for the animals. Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers will be selling chicken finger meals with proceeds going to the Zoo. Purchase Raising Cane's meal tickets in advance online or with cash the night of the event.

In preparation for Boo at the Zoo, the historic portion of the Zoo will be closed October 23 - November 1.  The Zoo will close at 3 p.m. October 26 - 30 for Boo at the Zoo.

Boo at the Zoo Tickets

General Event Tickets

Members
Lincoln Children's Zoo Members receive free entry to Boo at the Zoo.
To receive Zoo member pricing for the event please log in with your member number located on the back of your Zoo membership card. If you have any questions regarding your membership number please email or call 402.475.6741 ext. 0
Please have photo ID and membership card ready the night of the event.

Non-members
All guests 2 and older require a ticket.
Members of other zoos such as Omaha Zoo do not receive any discounts.

VIP Tickets - SOLD OUT

Skip the line any time!
VIP ticket holders avoid waiting in line by getting exclusive early entry to Boo at the Zoo 30 minutes prior to opening.
May also skip the line at any time during the event.
All guests 2 and older require a ticket.
To receive Zoo member pricing for the event please log in with your member number located on the back of your Zoo membership card. If you have any questions regarding your membership number please email or call 402.475.6741 ext. 0
Members of other zoos such as Omaha Zoo do not receive any discounts.

Helpful Information

Tickets are currently available online, at the Zoo or each night of the event.

Admission Information

  • Event tickets are required for anyone 2 years and older.
  • VIP tickets are valid for the selected night only.
  • VIP ticket holders get to skip the line.
  • Regular tickets are valid for any night.

Member Information
  • Members please 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.
  • Members of other zoos such as Omaha Zoo do not receive any discounts.
  • $3.50 Trick-or-Treat bags are required for anybody who would like to collect candy.
Parking
  • Parking is available at Lincoln High School and Antelope Park. 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.
Food
  • Raising Cane's meals will be available for purchase in advance or during the event. Proceeds benefit the Zoo!
General Event Ticket (5:30 - 8:00 p.m.) Price
Lincoln Children’s Zoo Member
Valid for any night.
FREE
Non-member
Valid for any night.
$6.95
Trick-or-Treat Bag
Required for each member or non-member who would like to collect candy.
$3.50

Thank You to our Featured Trick-or-Treat Booths:

  • Visitors in 2018
    Visitors in 2018

    245,000

  • CAMPERS IN 2018
    CAMPERS IN 2018

    3,200

  • CREATURES CARED FOR
    CREATURES CARED FOR

    400