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 nearly 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.

Boo at the Zoo Tickets

General Event Tickets

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.

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

General Event Ticket (5:30 - 8:00 p.m.) Price
Lincoln Children’s Zoo Member
Valid for any night.
Valid for any night.
Trick-or-Treat Bag
Required for each member or non-member who would like to collect candy.

Additional treat bags will be available for purchase at the event. All treat bag purchases will be delivered to guests upon entry to Boo at the Zoo.


Raising Cane's chicken fingers meals are available for purchase in advance with your tickets or during the event. Proceeds benefit the Zoo! Meal includes 3 chicken fingers, Cane’s sauce, Texas toast and a drink OR 4 chicken fingers, Cane’s sauce and a drink. Raising Cane's will be located outside of the Zoo.

Meal Ticket Price
Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers $5


StarTran Shuttles for FREE!

Limited parking is available at the Zoo parking lot the nights 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 three shuttle locations below to ride FREE to Boo at the Zoo. Shuttle locations:

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

  • Visitors in 2018
    Visitors in 2018


  • CAMPERS IN 2018
    CAMPERS IN 2018