Creatures of the Night
8400 31st Street
Brookfield, IL 60304
October 15-17, 22-24, and 29-31
6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Admission: $12 for adults and $8 for children ages 3-11 and seniors 65 and older. Members 1/2 off. Cookie Decorating - $3.75 includes 2 cookies, frosting, and sprinkles. Pumpkin Carving - $2.75 includes pumpkin and carving kit.
Boo at the zoo was once only for younger children. Creatures of the Night is a great time for young and old. Everyone will find something to do at the new exhibits. Creatures of the Night features:
The Trail of Terror - a winding pathway that will take guests through the woods, where a ghastly tale unfolds in a dozen hideous scenes featuring monsters and gruesome-looking mutations.
The Haunted Tram - unsuspecting passengers begin their adventure along a darkened trail where they will encounter scary and chilling tales of gory scenes with monsters, goblins, and other possessed beasts that come out when least expected.
Pavillions - feature displays, pumpkin carving, cookie decorating, monster mash dance party with dj playing halloween themed music, ghost ship galleon jumpee and hula hoop contests.
Open Houses - include the Swamp, Australia House, the Hamill Family play zoo, restaurants and gifts shops are also open. Indoor animal houses close at 9:30 p.m.
Map to Brookfield Zoo:
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