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BOO at the ZOO


Dates: 10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017

On Sunday, October 29, Boo at the NC Zoo will be held rain or shine at the Solar Pointe Pavilions near the North America entrance. 


Celebrate the excitement of the season with a weekend of safe daytime Halloween fun. Enjoy trick or treat games, storytelling, live entertainment and a children’s costume contest. Boo at the NC Zoo is NOT included with general admission.   Pumpkin Palooza will be held throughout the Park and is included with general admission.   

Boo at the NC Zoo is a family-friendly event, and all costumes must be appropriate for ghouls of all ages.  Adults (ages 16 and up) are welcome to come in costume, but must leave their face clearly visible at all times; adults in heavy makeup or masks will not be allowed into the Zoo.

BOO AT THE NC ZOO SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

All day families can enjoy interactive games and prizes, face painting for kids 12 and under, sporadic animal encounters with zoo educators, giant bubble making and hula hooping, a souvenir bag, costume contest and all day long entertainment on the stage, and Pumpkin Palooza throughout the Zoo.

Admission to Boo at the NC Zoo is $3 per person, in addition to Zoo admission.  Tickets may be purchased at the North America or Africa admission gates. Boo at the NC Zoo will happen both days in the African Amphitheater or SOLAR POINTE IN THE CASE OF RAIN.

AFRICAN STAGE

Saturday                                                                           

Time                      Act                         Description                                       

10:00 AM             Red Herring        Puppet show                                    

11:00 AM             Ziggy Pockets     Americana Music            

11:30 AM             Healing Force     African Drumming/singing  
      Paperhand Puppet Intervention Roaming Parade         

12:15 PM             Kat Littleturtle    Native American Dance

12:45 PM             Break                                                                   

1:00 PM                Rick Hubbard     Interactive Kazoo Show

2:00 PM                Costume Contest                                                                            

2:30 PM                Healing Force     African Drumming/singing
       Paperhand Puppet Intervention Roaming Parade               

3:15 PM                Ziggy Pockets     Americana Music                            

4:00 PM                Rick Hubbard     Interactive Kazoo Show

4:45 PM                Stage END                                          

                                               

Sunday

Time                      Act                         Description

10:00 AM             Kat Littleturtle   Native American Dance

11:00 AM             Healing Force     African Drumming/singing

12:00 PM             Kat Littleturtle   Native American Dance

12:45 PM             Break                                                                   

1:00 PM                Rick Hubbard     Interactive Kazoo Show

2:00 PM                Costume Contest                                            

3:00 PM                Ziggy Pockets     Americana Music

4:00 PM                Rick Hubbard     Interactive Kazoo Show

4:45 PM                Stage END                                          

Other Attractions at Boo at the NC Zoo 

Saturday

11:00 AM- 2:00 PM          Fantasy Fairies                                Costumed Princesses                                                    

10:00 AM- 2:00 PM          FBI Child Safety                              Safety Information Booth       

10:00 AM-5:00 PM           Paperhand Puppets                       Interactive Paper Mache masks and more                                                          

Sunday

1:00 AM-4:00 PM             Fantasy Faires                                   Costumed Princesses    

10:00 AM- 2:00 PM          FBI Child Safety                                Safety Information Booth        

Pumpkin Palooza   

Saturday and Sunday- North America

9:30 - Ocelot
10:00 - Cougars
11:30 – Polar Bear
11:30 - Falcon
11:45 - Black Bears
1:15 - Grizzly
2:00- Otters
2:30 - Sandcats at Desert

Saturday and Sunday - Africa

9:30 - Gorilla
10:00 - Elephants
11:00 - Red River Hogs
2:00 - Baboons
2:30 – Chimp- Saturday
Lemur- Sunday

 

10/29/2017 12:00:00 AM 10/30/2017 12:00:00 AM 15 BOO at the ZOO On Sunday, October 29, Boo at the NC Zoo will be held rain or shine at the Solar Pointe Pavilions near the North America entrance. Celebrate the excitement of the season with a weekend of safe daytime Halloween fun. Enjoy trick or treat games, storytelling, live entertainment and a children’s costume contest. Boo at the NC Zoo isNOT included with general admission. Pumpkin Palooza will be held throughout the Park and is included with general admission. Boo at the NC Zoo is a family-friendly event, and all costumes must be appropriate for ghouls of all ages. Adults (ages 16 and up) are welcome to come in costume, but must leave their face clearly visible at all times; adults in heavy makeup or masks will not be allowed into the Zoo. BOO AT THE NC ZOO SCHEDULE OF EVENTS All day families can enjoy interactive games and prizes, face painting for kids 12 and under, sporadic animal encounters with zoo educators, giant bubble making and hula hooping, a souvenir bag, costume contest and all day long entertainment on the stage, and Pumpkin Palooza throughout the Zoo. Admission to Boo at the NC Zoo is $3 per person, in addition to Zoo admission. Tickets may be purchased at the North America or Africa admission gates. Boo at the NC Zoo will happen both days in the African Amphitheater or SOLAR POINTE IN THE CASE OF RAIN. AFRICAN STAGE Saturday Time Act Description 10:00 AM Red Herring Puppet show 11:00 AM Ziggy Pockets Americana Music 11:30 AM Healing Force African Drumming/singing Paperhand Puppet Intervention Roaming Parade 12:15 PM Kat Littleturtle Native American Dance 12:45 PM Break 1:00 PM Rick Hubbard Interactive Kazoo Show 2:00 PM Costume Contest 2:30 PM Healing Force African Drumming/singing Paperhand Puppet Intervention Roaming Parade 3:15 PM Ziggy Pockets Americana Music 4:00 PM Rick Hubbard Interactive Kazoo Show 4:45 PM Stage END Sunday Time Act Description 10:00 AM Kat Littleturtle Native American Dance 11:00 AM Healing Force African Drumming/singing 12:00 PM Kat Littleturtle Native American Dance 12:45 PM Break 1:00 PM Rick Hubbard Interactive Kazoo Show 2:00 PM Costume Contest 3:00 PM Ziggy Pockets Americana Music 4:00 PM Rick Hubbard Interactive Kazoo Show 4:45 PM Stage END Other Attractions at Boo at the NC Zoo Saturday 11:00 AM- 2:00 PM Fantasy Fairies Costumed Princesses 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM FBI Child Safety Safety Information Booth 10:00 AM-5:00 PM Paperhand Puppets Interactive Paper Mache masks and more Sunday 1:00 AM-4:00 PM Fantasy Faires Costumed Princesses 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM FBI Child Safety Safety Information Booth Pumpkin Palooza Saturday and Sunday- North America 9:30 - Ocelot 10:00 - Cougars 11:30 – Polar Bear 11:30 - Falcon 11:45 - Black Bears 1:15 - Grizzly 2:00- Otters 2:30 - Sandcats at Desert Saturday and Sunday - Africa 9:30 - Gorilla 10:00 - Elephants 11:00 - Red River Hogs 2:00 - Baboons 2:30 – Chimp- Saturday Lemur- Sunday MM/DD/YYYY

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