Celebrate Fall at the Phoenix Zoo
Pumpkin Stomp & Chomp | Howl-O-Ween| Spirit Week| and More!
Join us every day through the month of October as we celebrate fall at the Zoo! Watch as some of the Zoo’s animals enjoy pumpkins and other treats during Pumpkin Stomp & Chomp, take a photo at various fall themed areas throughout the Zoo, and get ready for a spooky, family-friendly adventure, Haunted Lighthouse 4-D, in the Zoo’s 4-D Theater.
Pumpkin Stomp & Chomp
Sunday, October 4
10 a.m. Galapagos tortoise
12 p.m. Tiger
2 p.m. Warty pigs
Sunday, October 18
10 a.m. Sheep, goats
12 p.m. Elephant
2 p.m. Cows
Sunday, October 11
10 a.m. Orangutan
12 p.m. Baboon, mandrill
2 p.m. Andean bear
Sunday, October 25
10 a.m. Siamang gibbons
12 p.m. Cheetah
2 p.m. Jaguar
Make your way to Harmony Farm to meet some of the barn yard animals and chat with their keepers.. You never know what daily fun you may encounter along the way!
October 23 & October 24
Two Phoenix Zoo Halloween traditions in one! That’s right; this year Boo at the Zoo is joining forces with Howl-O-Ween for two nights of ghostly fun. Enjoy everything Boo at the Zoo offered, just in the evening. And thrill seekers need not worry, because all the scare Howl-O-Ween is known for is also planned.
Howl-O-Ween includes activities and experiences for the whole family. So whether you’re looking for scary tricks or sweet treats — Howl-O-Ween is a delightfully spooky event for all ages.
Find out more here!
Monday, October 26 – Saturday, October 31
Wear your favorite themed costume or Halloween costume during Spirit Week!
Monday, October 26 – Pirate & Princess
Tuesday, October 27 – Hawaiian
Wednesday, October 28 – Superhero
Thursday, October 29 – Animal/Safari
Friday, October 30 – Western
Saturday, October 31 – Halloween
Please note: For the safety and well-being of the animals, guests in costumes will not be allowed in Monkey Village. Any weapons that are part of a costume will not be allowed in the Zoo.