Boo at the Zoo

Get out those costumes, grab a trick-or-treat bag and head to the Sacramento Zoo for the daytime Boo at the zoo!

Enjoy trick-or-treating throughout the ENTIRE zoo at 15 different candy stations, face painting for kids, festive games, themed stage shows, keeper chats and even animal enrichments. Top off a perfect day with a ride on the spooky zoo train or the creepy carousel for an additional fee.

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Early Bird Ticket Prices, through October 21
All ages: $13*
Children under 2 years old are free

General Ticket Prices, starting October 22
All ages: $16*
Children under 2 years old are free

*Sacramento Zoo members receive $3 off per ticket
*10 am: Early entrance with valid Sacramento Zoo membership card and Boo at the Zoo tickets.
*All proceeds from Boo at the Zoo will benefit the general maintenance and animal care at the Sacramento Zoo.
*Rain or shine. No refunds.

This is a ticketed event. Membership passes, discount passes or any other coupons are not valid for Boo at the Zoo admission

COSTUME NOTICE: Due to animal safety, you may be asked to remove full head costume pieces in certain areas of the zoo. Costume accessories, such as wands, brooms, etc. are allowed, but CANNOT be used over fences or animal barriers.

Keeper Tag Along

  • This camp is for kids currently in 7th-12th grade
  • One-day class, 3 hours long
  • Visit the Teen Camp page for class descriptions & calendar
  • Participants will be walking, working, and playing around the zoo and should dress appropriately: layers they are comfortable moving in and getting dirty, and closed toed shoes
  • There is a fee to cancel or change classes, view the cancel & change policy
  • If the class is full, please add your camper to the wait list.

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Member Registration Test


**This is a Member Only testing page!
Disregard the date & details and do not complete the transaction.**

Follow the instructions below to test your registration in advance of Summer Camp Member pre-sale and other member-only event registrations.

1) Register for the website - link in the top right corner. Please use your name & address as listed on your membership card.

2) If you have already registered, sign in below or in the upper right corner.

3) If you can add a number in the "Quantity" box and see an "Add to Cart" button, then you are a current member and are all set!

4) Close or leave the page without finishing this test transaction.

5) Having trouble? Email the Member & Visitor Services Office or call 916-808-5888 to check your membership status and level.

**This is a Member Only testing page!
Disregard the date & details and do not complete the transaction.**

Summer Camp Note: Individual membership level does not include Summer Camp pre-sale access. You must have a Member Duo level or above.

Events Note: All membership levels receive event discounts and access to member-only events.


Little Peeps: Pre-K

NOTICE: Little Peeps classes are for a preschooler and up to two big buddy adults. The program is built for Peeps and Big Buddies to participate together. Siblings and other children are not allowed unless they are restricted to a stroller or a carrier on the big buddy at all times. We are in a small space and want our Little Peeps participants to be able to fully enjoy the class!

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FALL CAMP: 1st-6th Grade (3-days)

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