The Great Big BOO at Gilroy Gardens
Has concluded for the Fall season
Put on your costumes and come experience the Bay Area's beloved Halloween tradition: The Great Big BOO! During this fully immersive experience, Gilroy Gardens is transformed into the wacky world of BOO Alley. Sing and dance at the live musical show, trick-or-treat along the Boo Trail, and team up with your favorite characters to help save Halloween!
So Much to BOO!
The Great Big Boo!
"Do the BOO" at the live musical show that started it all! You'll meet a charming cast of characters including Vinnie the Vampire and Frankie the Lounge Singer in a wacky adventure to save Halloween from the curse of Wendella the Witch.
Tricks & Treats on the BOO Trail
Come in costume and follow the BOO Trail throughout the park to go trick-or-treating for candy.
Note: We encourage parents to dress up too but ask that all costumes remain family-friendly. Weapons and masks that cover the entire face are not allowed.
Downtown BOO Alley
The heart of BOO Alley is the bustling Halloween festival in the town center. See the pumpkin pyramid and make your way through the hay maze. You'll also find tasty BOO Alley treats, spooky drinks and fun souvenirs from festive vendor carts.
Tricks-n-treats for your visit
Wolfgang Popcorn Bucket
Glows in the Dark!
Don't forget to grab your glow-in-the-dark Wolfgang popcorn bucket to enjoy some delicious popcorn while visiting our different Halloween locations!
BOO Trail Pail
Get your souvenir light up jack-o-lantern candy bucket to take trick or treating along the BOO Trail.
Cranium’s Potion Pass
2 Kid-Friendly Drinks
Purchase your very own Potion Pass and get two (2) of Cranium’s wacky drinkable potions! Drinks are alcohol-free and kid-friendly.
BOOzy Halloween Wristband
3 Drinks (ages 21+)
The wristband can be redeemed at Frankie's Lounge or Cranium's Mad Lab for any regular alcoholic beverage. (Ages 21+, valid ID required for each redemption)
More Don't-Miss Experiences
BOO Town Hall
Kick off your visit with storyteller Sammy Jo Scarecrow and the BOO Crew.
BOO Alley Light Tunnel
Be prepared to "ooh" and "ahh" as you walk through this animated musical light display.
Cranium's Mad Lab
Visit the mad scientist and help brew up magic potions to break Wendella's curse.
Get a drink from the nearby bar and sit back to enjoy the show!
Priscilla's Perfect Party
Visit Princess Priscilla in her beautiful castle and learn how to be the perfect princess.
Wolfgang's Rockin' Ride
Hit the road and "rock out" with Wolfgang Werewolf to save Halloween.
All Aboard the BOO Train
Shine your flashlight as you travel through the spooky forest with Vinnie the Vampire.
Wendella's Wild Ride
Grab your broomsticks to make your escape from Wendella's House on the Hill!