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Boo Bash 2023

October 14, 2023 at 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Boo Bash 2023
Everyone’s favorite adult Halloween event is back—Boo Bash at the Buffalo Zoo returns for another fa-boo-lous night of fun! Get into the Halloween spirit at this after-hours party for adults only (21+, valid ID required). Enjoy our spell-binding Halloween-themed cocktails (three drink tickets are included with admission), free tastings from local breweries and wineries, and bewitching bites from food trucks available for purchase. We’ll also have mesmerizing fire dancer performances, a DJ to dance the night away with, and other spooky surprises lurking in the shadows all night long!

Don your best costume or keep it casual for this fang-tastic evening, but make sure to get here early to wish your favorite animals a Happy Halloween before they go to bed at dusk. Space is limited, so get your tickets today—this celebration is one night only!

This is strictly for guests aged 21 and over. Valid ID is required and will be checked before entering the event. Please drink responsibly. Do not drink and drive.

Saturday, October 14 from 6:00–10:00 pm.
Non-Member Adult 21+: $50
Member Adult 21+: $45
Designated Driver Adult 21+ (no drink tickets): $30

Animals on exhibit until dusk
Three specialty themed drink tickets (not included with Designated Driver ticket)
Free samples from local breweries and wineries
Entertainment like the fire dancer, DJ, and other characters
Access to food trucks to purchase food
Access to bar area to purchase additional drinks

Costumes encouraged but not required. Guests should enter and exit through the Buffalo Zoo front gate entrance located on Parkside Avenue. Boo Bash at the Buffalo Zoo is a festive event designed to celebrate the Halloween season in style. To ensure the best experience, please note the following:

Boo Bash is an adults-only event for guests aged 21 and over. Guests under the age of 21, including children accompanied by parents, are not permitted at the event, even as a Designated Driver. Valid ID is required.
Pre-paid, non-refundable, non-transferable tickets are required to attend Boo Bash at the Buffalo Zoo. Should a ticket holder be unable to attend, your purchase will be considered a donation. There will be no refunds, nor will tickets be honored at another Boo Bash or year.
All guests must follow Buffalo Zoo Guest Conduct guidelines. Violation of Guest Conduct guidelines may result in ejection from the event without refund.
Please drink responsibly. Do not drink and drive.
Ticketholders cannot enter beyond 9:00 pm.
This event is held rain or shine. Dates and times are subject to change or cancellation without notice.


October 14, 2023
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Buffalo Zoo
300 Parkside Ave
Buffalo, NY 14214 United States
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(716) 837-3900
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