Boo at the Zoo

This family friendly Halloween event features decorations throughout the Zoo’s 40 acre park and mild, moderate, and scary Halloween venues.

Administration and Admissions


125 Magic Mountain Rd, Moncton, NB E1G 4V7

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  • View family friendly and picture worthy Halloween decorations 
  • Visit the Halloween venues
    • Scaredy-Cats 1 venues are not scary for ages 0-7
    • Scaredy-Cats 2 venues are moderately scary ages 8-13
    • Scaredy-Cats 3 venues are scary for ages 14 and over
  • Visit the zoo animals
  • Play on giant inflatables (weather and conditions permitting)
  • Play on the zoo’s playground
  • Buy your lunch and snacks (additional cost)

Dates, Hours, Tickets

Dates: October 23, 24, 30, and 31, 2021

Hours:  10 am - 4 pm

  • There are three arrival sessions each day: 10 am – 12 pm, 12 pm – 2 pm, and 2 pm – 4 pm. 
  • Visitors can arrive anytime during their booked session and your visit to the event is not limited to the two hour block. 
  • Visitors (ages 12+) must be able to show proof of vaccination or exemption upon entry.


  • There is a limited number of tickets available each day.
  • Tickets will be available for purchase 10 days prior to each event date.
  • Visitors are strongly encouraged to purchase their tickets online to guarantee their date and session time.
  • Visitors may purchase their tickets upon arrival if the tickets for the current session have not been sold out.
  • Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Visitors can enjoy a 5% discount when you buy your tickets online before you leave home and use the promo code MZM5.


Ages 19-59

Ages 13-18 & 60+

Ages 4-12

Ages 0-3






  • Each venue is rated based on the level of scariness a visitor can expect to receive once entering the venue.
  • The ratings are clearly labelled at the entrance of each venue.
  • “Scaredy-cat 1” venues are not scary at all and display lots Halloween decorations (and sometimes zoo animals too).
  • “Scaredy-cat 2” venues are animated with a few live actors that might make you jump once or twice.
  • “Scaredy-cat 3” venues are filled with several full out scares with fully costumed live actors, spooky music, fog machines, and gory displays. Visitors may enter and enjoy these venues a maximum of 2 times per day. 


  • Costume accessories that could cause injury to other visitors are prohibited. (i.e. Fake swords, etc.)
  • Visitors are prohibited to touch the actors animating the venues.
  • Visitors cannot be barefoot and cannot wear face paint while playing on the inflatables.
  • For last minute event changes or possible cancellations, visit our Facebook page: