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27th Annual Spooktacular

Join the Utica Zoo as it hosts the 27th annual Spooktacular event from Friday, October 17th through Sunday the 19th. The event takes place at the Utica Zoo from 6 to 9PM on Friday and Saturday, with a less scary day on Sunday from 12 to 4PM. The Zoo will open at noon on Sunday the 27th, not 10am. This year we welcome an all new Twisted Fairytale Hayride with brand new themes to keep you on your toes! On Sunday the 19th we celebrate all the Fall season has to offer with continued Trick-or-Treat stations as well as kiddie games and other entertainment for the littlest ghouls and goblins. The Autumn Avenue will also be returning featuring arts, crafts, and baked goods from across the state.

On Friday and Saturday, the event fee is $3.00 for everyone. No charge for infants. (No Membership Discounts)

Sunday will be $3.00 to participate in the event. (No Membership Discounts)

Additional fees for certain attractions. Cash, MasterCard, Visa, American Express & Discover will be accepted for admission.Voss’ is CASH ONLY with ATM on site. FREE parking will be at the Zoo all three days with additional parking and shuttle from the Rec Center and MVCC. Don’t miss this event of the season!

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November 1 to March 31: Open 10AM, admission/gift shop closes at 3PM & Zoo gates close at 4PM

Admission 4/1- 10/31 11/1- 3/31 & Group
Child 3-12 $4.75 $2.50
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Wed
10:30 AM Homeschool Program – Up All Night
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Oct
9
Thu
10:30 AM Stroller Safari – Whos New in th...
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Oct 9 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
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Oct
17
Fri
6:00 PM 27th Annual Spooktacular @ Utica Zoo
27th Annual Spooktacular @ Utica Zoo
Oct 17 @ 6:00 PM – Oct 17 @ 9:00 PM
Join the Utica Zoo as it hosts the 27th annual Spooktacular event from Friday, October 17th through Sunday the 19th. Read More

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