PLEASE READ: As of Sunday, October 23, ALL three nights are officially sold out!

There will be no further tickets sold and tickets CANNOT be purchased on-site.

Dino trick or treat

October 26 (SOLD OUT!)
October 27 (SOLD OUT!)
October 28 (SOLD OUT!)

Welcome to Trick or Treating with Dinosaurs!

Enjoy a stroll around the Phoenix Zoo at night with games, activities and candy/treat stations.

And don’t forget to visit Dinosaurs in the Desert… a spook-tacular experience after dark!

Know Before You Go

Upon entry, guests will be given a map. The map will show all the activities, booths and candy/treat stations. 

This event will be capped at a 2,000-person attendance, spread & monitored to different areas to ensure an easy flow of traffic around the Zoo and through the Main attraction (Dino Trail).

Dino Trick or Treat tickets are date specific and must be purchased online.


5:30 - 8:30 P.M.

$15 per person | General and Members
Children ages 2 and under are free

All ages

5:30 - 8:30 P.M.

$15 per person | General and Members
Children ages 2 and under are free

All ages


Journey back in time and explore Dinosaurs in the Desert, then roam the Zoo for more T-REXcellent adventures.

Dinosaurs in the Desert

Explore Dinosaurs in the Desert at night!

Candy & Treat Stations

Enjoy tricks, treats and a whole lotta RAWR!

Meet & Greets with
Dino Crew

Get up close and personal with interactive dinosaurs!

Colossal games, crafts & face painting

Play games, make your own crafts and
get your face painted!

Interactive show with
Dr. T-Rex

An interactive and hands on learning experience
you won’t forget!

Creature Features

Get up close and personal with some of the Zoo’s most adorable ambassador animals.



Don’t forget to take a spin on the Endangered Species Carousel, ride a camel for the ultimate photo-op, grab a dinosaur-themed souvenir and more!

Dinomite Gifts & Toys

Take home a memento from your special evening. 


Grab a bite at Jungle Java, Dino Bites and Crossroads Cafe.

thank you, sponsors!

Interested in becoming a Dino Trick or Treat sponsor?
Contact the Phoenix Zoo’s Sponsorship Manager Val Burgad at or 602.286.3851.

Still Have Questions?

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