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Halloween has Ended

But Holiday is just around the corner...

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Sept 27- Nov 2, 2019 | Fri-Sun, 5pm-10pm

PLUS Halloween Thurs Oct 31, 2019 5pm-10pm


So Much to Boo!

As the sun sets, a mysterious glow illuminates the gardens in this ‘spooky but not too scary’ Halloween event.  Adventure into the Spiders lair (if you dare), ride your favorite rides and find specialty foods, craft beers and local wines at the Pumpkin Patch.

Please note: Water rides and attractions close at 6pm. Some rides close at 7pm when the Boo Trail opens for trick-or-treating.

The Great Big Boo!

Live  Musical Show

Come "Do the Boo" with a charming cast of spooky characters in the LIVE musical show at Lakeside Amphitheater.  Meet Vinnie the Vampire, Cranium the Mad Scientist, and Wendella the Witch on a wacky adventure to save Halloween. 

Free with admission, 6PM, 7PM, & 8PM nightly, plus 9pm on Saturdays.  Seating is limited, please arrive 15 minutes before the show.

The BOO Train

It's BOO-tastic!

Climb aboard the Boo Train and ride through the BOO-tiful park at night...with a stop along the way to 'Do the Boo' with the The Great Big Boo's zaniest characers!

The Boo Trail

Trick or Treat (7pm-9pm)

Get dressed up in costumes and take the kids around the Boo Trail to trick-or-treat for candy!  

While parents are encouraged to dress up with their kids- we ask that all costumes remain family-friendly.  Please refrain from any gory or scary costumes, and leave costume weapons at home.  Teens and adults may not wear face masks.