John Ball Zoo


Zoo Goes Boo

October 20th, 21st, 22nd
October 27th, 28th, and 29th 10 AM - 3 PM

Join us for six days of trick-or-treating, costumes, entertainment, cool decorations and games & fun! (oh, and did we mention the animals getting treats too?)

$3.00/person for members - Not a member? Join now!
1 years old and under are free

Tickets are purchased at the gate!
Wear your costume - we provide the treats!
Zoo Goes Boo is a children's event. We ask that adults in costume dress appropriately.



Thank you to all of our sponsors of Zoo Goes Boo!


Biggby Coffee

Black Metal Apparel

Craig's Cruiser Family Fun Center

Family Friends Veterinary Hospital

Goldfish Swim School

Grace Lutheran Church

Grand Rapids Kids

Karate Built Martial Art

Limitless Chiropractice

Maximized Living


Mr. Rooters Plumbing of Grand Rapids

Out of Hand Graphics

West Michigan Academy of Environmental Science

Whitecaps Community Foundation

Click here for more information on sponsorship opportunities at the Zoo.