ZooTampa at Lowry Park’s Creatures of the Night is bringing out all of the stops this Halloween with more “Boos and Thrills” than ever before!
After 4:00pm on select Friday and Saturday nights throughout October, ZooTampa will be transformed into a “spook-tacular” night of fun for all ages! There will be haunted houses and scare zones, for all scare levels, ranging from Family Friendly to Scary for those who are daring enough to try it out! Medusa’s Stone Cold Cave is the newest scare zone at ZooTampa this year at the Manatee Cove. “Thrill Passes” will be available for an additional $5.00 per person, which will allow front of the line access to Roaring Springs and Fairy Frightful Forest.
“Creatures of the Night” will have exclusive animal encounters and shows that you won’t see during the day at ZooTampa. Be sure to pick up a ZooTampa map at the start of the
This year’s event will also feature a “Trick-or-Treat SSScavenger Hunt”, following the animal clues given throughout ZooTampa will lead you to Medusa’s secret Halloween Candy hiding spot!
If you work up an appetite there will be plenty of treats and Halloween-inspired snacks throughout the Zoo. The “Curse of the Beast Burger” is back again this year and is still one of the biggest burgers in the Tampa! The “Tombscone” is a unique black ice cream that is available in either a cone or a waffle bowl. There will also be handcrafted cocktails with creative monikers such as “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” as well as other varieties and beer and wine.
Children, eleven years of age and younger are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes to “Creatures of the Night” (no toy guns or weapons will be permitted on the property). Adults are asked to not wear costumes or masks.
“Creatures of the Night” will take place from 4:00pm-10:00pm on the following Friday and Saturday nights in October: 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27. Admission for the October 13, 20 and 27 dates is $27.95 and $24.95 for the October 6, 12, 19 and 26 dates. Admission to the event is included in the ZooTampa annual memberships! To purchase “Creatures of the Night” tickets, click here.
ZooTampa at Lowry Park is located at 1101 W. Sligh Avenue, Tampa.