Trick-or-Treat Among the Animals

Saturday, October 29 & Sunday, October 30 | Noon to 4:30pm Each Day

Trick-or-treat among the animals by visiting five candy trails sponsored by local businesses and non-profit organizations. Family-friendly activities throughout the Zoo, a costume contest, live animal encounters and a creepy, crawly Nature Exploration Center await each SPOOKtacular guest!

Special Admission Rates

  • $5 per trick-or-treating child (children of any age receiving candy)
    Two adults admitted free with each paid child's admission.
  • Children 2 and under that are not trick-or-treating admitted free
  • FOSZ members receive $1 off each child's admission
  • Regular admission of $5 per adult applies to any additional adults and non trick-or-treating guests. FOSZ adult members are free.

Costumes, Candy Bags & Parking

Wear your costumes - adults and kids! Have fun and be creative, just remember you're walking through the Zoo. You can even win prizes for top costume during the SPOOKtacular Costume Contest each day! And be sure to bring your candy bags to collect your candy loot.

Parking is available in the Zoo's main lot & the grass fields that surround the Zoo's entry. Closer to the event, we'll post a parking map to help you in your efforts. It's a busy weekend, so please drive slowly and carefully.

Advance Tickets On Sale in September

We welcome 5,000+ guests over the SPOOKtacular weekend. Purchase your tickets in advance to speed through the ticket lines at the event! Purchase tickets online through the RecTrac portal or in person at the Zoo's ticket booth. Tickets on sale in September.

Schedule of Events

Our goblins and ghouls are still working out all the spooky details, a complete schedule of the weekend will be available closer to the event.

Become A Candy Booth Sponsor

Join us for two fun-filled days connecting with 5,000 of your closest fans. SPOOKtacular is a fantastic event to showcase your organization to families in the Flint Hills region. Learn more about sponsorship opportunities for businesses and not-for-profit organizations.