When: Fridays-Sundays, Sept. 30-Oct. 2; Oct. 7-9; Oct. 14-16; Oct. 21-23; Oct. 28-30
Plus Monday, October 10 (Columbus Day) 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Where: Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N Clark St, (312) 742-2000.
Activity tickets: $3 for 1; $27 for 10; $51 for 20
Celebrate harvest fun in the heart of the city with Lincoln Park Zoo’s second annual Fall Fest! This free family celebration features animal chats, musical entertainment, a pumpkin carver and fall-themed enrichment for the animals. Fall Fest also includes ticketed attractions throughout the zoo: a Ferris wheel, corn maze, hay mountain, fun slide, inflatable obstacle courses and more.
Please note: During our Fall Fest special event, no coupons will be accepted with the exception of “Members-Only Fall Fest coupons. Tickets must be purchased on site at the event. Tickets purchased during Fall Fest can be used any date of Fall Fest, but only during Fall Fest. No refunds are available.
This harvest-themed event will feature a variety of attractions across the main zoo grounds and at the Farm-in-the-Zoo. Activities include:
Corn maze and hay mountain
Pumpkin bounce house
Sing-alongs for kids
Animal chats and learning stations