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Trick-or-Treat Among the Animals
Presented by Murdock Manhattan

Saturday, October 18, 2014 & Sunday, October 19, 2014 • Noon to 4:30pm Each Day

Trick-or-treat among the animals by visiting five candy trails sponsored by local business and not-for-profit organizations. Family-friendly activities throughout the Zoo, Zoo Ambassador Programs featuring live animal encounters and a eerily-decorated Nature Exploration Center await each SPOOKtacular guest!
Special Admission Rates
  • $5 per trick-or-treating child, two adults admitted free with each paid child's admission
  • Children 2 & under (that are not trick-or-treating) admitted free
  • FOSZ members receive $1 off each child's admission
  • Regular admission of $4/adult applies to any additional adults & 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.
  • 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. We'll have folks directing traffic - be patient & drive slowly.

Advance Tickets On Sale In September coming soon!
We welcome 5,000+ guests over the SPOOKtacular weekend. Purchase your tickets in advance to speed through the ticket lines at the event! Tickets will go on sale in September and can be purchased online or in person at the Zoo's ticket booth.

Schedule of Events - coming soon!
We're finalizing all the SPOOKtacular details and will have it online soon for all you goblins and ghouls!
Promote Your Business or Organization to 5,000+ Community Members
Sunset Zoo's family-friendly, trick-or-treat event is a fantastic way to connect your organization to the community, drawing 5,000+ attendees each year. These guests are primarily families with young kids looking for things to do and great deals in the area. Your business or non-profit can join in the festivities by hosting a candy stop along a trail. Interested in learning more? Contact Ella Casey, Sunset Zoo's Marketing/Development Officer at or 785.587.2737.

Thank you to our 2014 SPOOKtacular Sponsors & Community Partners

SPOOKtacular 2014 Presented by:

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