The Halloween season is here! Looking for some fun places to visit this year with friends and family? Don’t forget about the Oregon Zoo. They have events and attractions lined up this October that are educational, safe, and exciting. Bet you didn’t think about making the zoo a part of your Halloween plans! Only a short drive from your Fairview apartment, it’s worth checking out. Here are some upcoming festivities.
Squishing of the Squash
October 27, 2017 – 11 am to 11:30 am
What is “Squishing of the Squash,” you ask? Well, it’s one of the zoo’s favorite traditions and you don’t want to miss it. The annual “Squishing of the Squash” is back. Where else can you watch some of the world’s largest animals demolish some of the largest pumpkins? At the Oregon Zoo, of course! Purchase your tickets here.
October 28, 2017 – 10 am to 3 pm
If you have little ones, then make sure you take them to “Howloween Saturday” because it’s going to be a blast. Let them learn all about wildlife from the experts and later, join in on a scavenger hunt throughout the zoo to collect candy and prizes! Lion, tiger, and bear costumes are encouraged! You can purchase your tickets here.