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The "World's Largest
Halloween Party!"

October 3-5, 9-12, 16-19, 23-26 & 30, 2014

Start Your Party
5 until 8:30 p.m.

Themed Areas

Along the way you’ll enjoy: 

Trick-or-treating for guests 11 and under. Enjoy these fun themed areas:

  • New for 2014:  Winter Wonderland area featuring two icy-cool princesses

  • Mumpkin the Giant Talking Pumpkin

  • Sports Zone, Yum, Yum Passage & Arcade Alley

  • Land of OZ, Pirate’s Cove & Under the Sea

  • Superhero City & Toyland 

  • Wonderland, Jammin' Jungle & Dino-mania

  • Astro Disco - kids love to boogie!

  • PNC Grow Up Great Storybook Land

  • Meijer Virtual Playground Oct 16-19

  • And more!

Enjoy these main Party festivities with Party admission. Special and more thrilling experiences for the adventuresome are also available (fees and some restrictions apply).

Rides/Attractions (same price for all guests):

Note: Rides and Attractions are subject to weather conditions and general maintenance.

The Warthog Express Train - $4
Enjoy a 20 minute ride before or after your trick-or-treating adventure

The Spooktacular Carousel - $2
Enjoy a spin on the "wild" carousel as you listen to your favorite Halloween tunes

Handimals - Starts at $10
Create a lasting memento of your visit to the Zoo. With this fun "hands-on" experience, our artists will turn a child's hand print into any animal desired. All orders are custom made, within minutes. Matting and framing available for extra fee (main plaza).

Kaman's Art Shoppe Face Painting -
Starts at $8
Show everyone your wild side! One of our skilled Artisans will help guests select from one of our many wild designs, and then hand-paint the colorful image in just a matter of minutes! Our Face Paint has all the qualities of Theatrical Makeup; it is safe, non-toxic and simply washes off with soap and water! 
Louisville Zoo Youth Board
Face Painting & Sand Art - ($1-$4)

Proceeds benefit the Zoo's capital campaigns.
Kaman's Photo Packages
Starts at $15

Catch memories of your costumed kiddos - great for holiday gifts! You'll see photographers at some of your favorite areas.

Headless Horseman
of Sleepy Hollow Tour – $2
Join us on a journey back in time to the mysterious town of Sleepy Hollow where the legend of the Headless Horseman comes to life. This dark walk-through attraction features a spooky surprise at the end that my be frightening to some younger guests.

Fun Gift Items

Fun glow items will be available for purchase throughout the Zoo. Reminder that Louisville Zoo members get 10% off.


Snacks & Beverages

Yummy snacks and beverages including caramel apples, Halloween Rice Krispie Pumpkins, caramel corn and Halloween cookies are available at concession stands. There are also funnel cakes fries available at the Walkabout Cafe. Louisville Zoo members get a 10% discount.


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