Buttonwood Park Zoo¹s “Boo at the Zoo” will take place this year on October
17-19 and 24-26. The event runs from 6 to 9pm each evening. ³Boo at the Zoo² is sponsored by Bristol County Savings Bank. The whole zoo will be filled with fun Halloween decorations and is the ideal way for families to celebrate Halloween together.
“Boo at the Zoo” features candy treat stations, a hay maze, a Friendly Haunted Forest (for younger children), a Batman Haunted House (for older kids), a lighted pumpkin patch, wagon rides and train rides, a gruesome touch table, and Kids¹ Craft Time. Halloween specialty items will be available in the Bear¹s Den Café and North Woods Gift Store.
The proceeds from “Boo at the Zoo support the Zoo¹s educational and family programs. Admission is as follows: Zoo Members: $5 adults, $3 children;
Nonmembers: $9 adults, $7 children; under 3 free. For more information, visit www.bpzoo.org. Buttonwood Park Zoo is located at 425 Hawthorn Street, New Bedford, MA 02740.