Special Events

Future Scholar Boo in the Zoo

Friday, October 20 and 27: 5:30 pm - 8 pm
Saturday and Sunday, October 21, 22, 28 and 29: 4 pm - 8 pm

The Greenville Zoo announced Future Scholar as the 2017 title sponsor of Boo in the Zoo, the Greenville Zoo’s signature Halloween event. 

Future Scholar Boo in the Zoo takes place October 20-22 & 27-29 and will feature more than 20 trick-or-treat stations; character photo opportunities including princesses, an extinct species graveyard and a Not Very Scary House sponsored by ScanSource. The event site will also include a new area called Dragon Alley. 

Event hours are 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free for Member Adults (age 15+), $7 for Member Trick-or-Treaters, $6 for Non-member Adults and $8 for Non-member Trick-or-Treaters. Admission for Boo Babies (age 0-2) is free. Corporate group rates are also available. For more information and to purchase tickets go to http://www.greenvillezoo.com/boo

The Greenville Zoo Conservation will give a portion of the event proceeds to the Saving Animals from Extinction (S.A.F.E.) Foundation. Last year the event donated $5,000 to S.A.F.E. and will give the same amount this year as well. The Greenville Zoo will also provide trick-or-treat bags that are made out of recyclable material and the candy provided is all Sustainable Palm Oil approved. 

World Lemur Day!

Friday, October 27: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Celebrate lemurs with us on World Lemur Day, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on October 27! An information booth will be set up in front of the lemur exhibit. Discover what makes lemurs so fascinating. Find out what lemurs eat and learn about lemur conservation and what you can do to help!

Cost: Free with admission to the zoo