Palm Beach Zoo Events: October 2017

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Palm Beach Zoo announces the following special events and promotions for the month of October 2017: 

Brew 2 At The Zoo: Friday, October 13, 5:30p–9p
VIP IS SOLD OUT!!! BREW 2 at the Zoo is rescheduled for Friday, October 13, 5:30p-9p! IF YOU'VE ALREADY PURCHASED/WON TICKETS courtesy #FPLSolarNow THEY WILL BE HONORED! Sample amazing beer from 25 local craft breweries, and a big thank you to our VIP food sponsor Carrabba's Italian Grill! All the beer is brewed within 200 miles or less of the Zoo, making this the lowest carbon footprint beer festival in the Southeast! *Advance tickets are required for this 21+ WILD after-hours experience, which will SELL OUT! #brew2atthezoo DRINK LOCAL BEER, SAVE WILDLIFE - PURCHASE NOW!

Boo at the Zoo (*see various October dates below)

Enjoy 6 days of Boo at the Zoo now in its 19th year. It's a fun, safe, not-so-scary, Halloween experience for your kids! Enjoy trick-or-treating, Costume Character Meet-N-Greets, Kids Costume Contests, Kids DJ, crafts and MORE!

Special Evening Hours Fridays & Saturdays with trick-or-treating during these times:


10/20 10am-4pm 5-9pm
10/21 10am-4pm 5-9pm
10/22 10am-4pm  
10/27 10am-4pm 5-9pm
10/28 10am-4pm 5-9pm
10/29 10am-4pm  


Click the link for more information:

Education Events 

Early Explorers: Wednesday, October 11 & Saturday, October 7

Animal Alphabet G to L:

**2 year olds: 10:00 - 11:00 am Wednesday, October 11th

**3 & 4 year olds: 10:00 - 11:30 am Saturday, October 7th

Join our Early Explorers for an interactive educational experience designed for toddler and preschool-aged children! These special themed programs, created for children ages 2-4, include: up-close animal encounters, stories, games, crafts, and visits to animal exhibits throughout the Zoo! Programs for 3-4 year olds also include a snack. One adult is required to attend with each child. One adult is required to attend the program with children and pre-registration is required. Click the link for pricing info and to reserve your spot today!

Spooky Snooze Overnight: Saturday, October 14-15, 6:30PM – 8:30AM

Are you afraid of the dark? Don’t worry! Our creatures of the night keep the ghosts and ghouls away! Join us for our annual family-friendly Spooky Snooze overnight to explore the nighttime world of our creepiest critters! Program Includes: Animal Encounters, Nocturnal Tour, Pumpkin Painting, Themed Activities, and so much more!  REGISTER TODAY!

Girl Scout Badge Programs are Back! 

Is your Girl Scout looking to fulfill badge requirements? Then come have a wild time at the zoo, and earn a badge too! In partnership with the Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida programs are available for Daisies, Brownies, Juniors & Cadettes. Badge Workshops & Journeys may include animal encounters, behind the scenes tours, guided ground tours, crafts, themed activities, and admission to the zoo. Overnight programs include up-close animal encounters, a nocturnal tour, crafts, themed activities, pizza, and a continental breakfast. All programs meet badge requirements.  Pre-registration is required for all programs. Click the link for more info.

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