Event Series Holiday Magic

Holiday Magic

Brookfield Zoo 8400 W 31 St, Brookfield, IL

Holiday Magic has been around for 41 years and is still going strong! In a world where things can change in the blink-of-an-eye, one thing you can depend on is the longest running light festival in Chicagoland! Bring the family and enjoy over 2 million twinkling lights that serve to brighten your holiday mood. It really is magic! Advance tickets are required. Park Hours 3pm - 9pm Only - on Holiday Magic Dates Ticket prices available soon.


Reindeer Run at Brookfield Zoo

Brookfield Zoo 8400 W 31 St, Brookfield, IL

Brookfield Zoo is holding its annual Reindeer Run on Saturday, November 19th. Get your glow sticks and bring the entire family for this 2-mile "fun run". You'll be the first to experience the Holiday Magic!


Event Series Dia De Los Muertos

Dia De Los Muertos

Brookfield Zoo 8400 W 31 St, Brookfield, IL

Dia de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead, is a holiday that began in Mexico and is now celebrated throughout the world. Come out to the Brookfield Zoo on Saturday, October 29th and Sunday, October 30th from 10am - 5pm to celebrate it with us! There will be  music, face painting, sugar skull painting, and plenty of other activities to enjoy. This event is sponsored by Chevrolet, which means that in addition to the traditional Dia de los Muertos sights and sounds, you'll also be able to see the latest additions to the Chevrolet line.

Event Series Boo! at the Zoo

Boo! at the Zoo

Brookfield Zoo 8400 W 31 St, Brookfield, IL

Boo! at the Zoo is the perfect place for the families, especially the kids, to get into the Halloween spirit! Come one and come all, gather your friends...ghosts, goblins, or people to share in the event. Wear your costumes and enjoy the activities: · Howl-O-Scenes Photo Spot at the Nature Stage · Boo! at the Zoo Photo Spots: giant inflatables, photo frames, peekboards, and more! · "Crazed Maize" Corn Maze on the West Mall (from 11:00 a.m. to 4 p.m.) · Creepy Carousel* · Pumpkins to the Animals at 10:30 a.m. (see location schedule below) · Zoo Chats each day of Boo! at the

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