October Events at the Toledo Zoo

September 3, 2019

TOLEDO, Ohio – Get in the autumn spirit at your Toledo Zoo!

Tue, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Senior Discovery Days

Every Tuesday, seniors are treated to free admission, great perks and fun activities during the Zoo’s Senior Discovery Days, plus great discounts during the rest of the week. toledozoo.org/seniors.

Oct. 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
Overnights and Snooze at the Zoo
Spending the night at the Zoo is a wildly good time for families, groups and schools. During the overnight adventure, guests make enrichment for our animals, tour the Zoo, meet animals up close and enjoy delicious meals. Each Snooze lasts from 6:30 p.m. – 10 a.m. the next day. Separate fee and pre-registration required. toledozoo.org/snooze.

Sun, Oct. 6
Move and groove to traditional Latin rhythms and animal-inspired tunes for an hour of energetic exercise to benefit Raising Up Red Pandas campaign. Workout 9-10 a.m. in The Great Hall of the new ProMedica Museum of Natural History at the Toledo Zoo. Separate fee. Ticket includes Zoo admission. toledozoo.org/zoomba

Tue, Oct. 8, 15, 22
Animal Tales: Nocturnal Animals Series
Explore the animals that stay up way past bedtime in this class series for preschoolers and parents. Visit once a week for three weeks to learn all about nocturnal animals through stories, crafts, games and live animal visitors. Classes offered at 9:30 a.m. and 1:00 pm. Separate fee. Registration required. toledozoo.org/familyofferings

Thu & Fri, Oct. 17 & 18
Little Boo at the Zoo presented by Meijer
Little Boo is the pre-school pirates’ and princesses’ chance to delight without the fright! From 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. both days, toddlers and pre-school aged children are invited to wear their Halloween costumes to trick or treat throughout the Zoo and enjoy crafts and games sized just for them. toledozoo.org/booSeparate fee. 

Sat and Sun, Oct. 19 & 20
Pumpkin Path presented by UT/MC
In addition to costumed trick or treating for all ages, Pumpkin Path features games, artistic pumpkin carving demonstrations, bounce houses and magic shows to entertain all the ghosts and goblins from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. both days! toledozoo.org/pumpkinpathSeparate fee.

Sat, Oct. 26
Pumpkin Stomp & Chomp
From 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. the Halloween fun is for our animals as they discover pumpkins in their exhibits! Some animals will make a meal and others will make a mess, but all of them will be using their natural instincts and displaying natural behaviors! Included with Zoo admission. toledozoo.org/stompandchomp

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