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Boo at the Zoo

October 13 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

Boo at the Zoo returns on Saturday, October 12. Bring the little ones for a fun-filled afternoon for princesses, ghosts and superheroes of all ages. Come dressed in your creative costume and enter our costume contest. Don’t forget your trick-or-treat bag, as treat stations will be located throughout the zoo.

Boo at the Zoo is made possible thanks to Einstein Medical Center Montgomery!

Boo at the Zoo takes place weekends at Elmwood Park Zoo, October 12 through 27, from 12:00 to 4:00 PM.

October 12 (entertainment by Silly Joe Sings from 1:30-3:30)

October 13

October 19 (entertainment by Nature Cat from 12:00-4:00)

October 20 (entertainment by David Darwin from 1:30-3:30)

October 26 (entertainment by Silly Joe Sings from 1:30-3:30)

October 27 (entertainment by Lolly & Yoyo at 1:00pm)


*This event is free to attend with zoo admission.


We are still accepting vendors!

Apply below:



2019 Vendors

T-Mobile– Oct. 14, 20-21, 27-28

Einstein Medical Center Montgomery– Oct. 12-13, 19-20, 26-27




If you  are  interested in volunteering with us for Boo at the Zoo please fill out this form here. Volunteering positions at Boo at the Zoo include doing activities like helping guests with making enrichment and/or crafts for our animals, running educational games, handing out prizes at a Trick-or-Treat station, assisting photo opportunities, managing props, supervising a bonfire with s’mores-making, and many other tasks. If any of the above sounds interesting then consider signing up for an afternoon, or even several!




Thank you Piazza Family Market for decorating the zoo for the fall! Piazza Family Market is selling a variety of pumpkins, gourds, hay bales, corn stalks, and much more at the entrance of the zoo! The scene is also perfect for a fall photo op!


October 13
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown, PA 19401 United States