8450 W. 10 Mile Road
Royal Oak, MI
All 125 acres of the Detroit Zoo will be open until dark for this annual "merry-not-scary" Halloween celebration, which features extreme pumpkin carving, live musical stage show, a flash mob, superhero reenactments at more. This is not a trick-or-treating event, but guests are welcome to wear their costumes and will receive a goodie bag of treats.
Event cost: $13-$19/in advance (based on the day); $8/parking
Event times: 2-6 p.m., last entry 5 p.m. Oct. 8-10, 15-17 and 22-24
Age recommendation: Babies, Early Elementary (K-3), Late Elementary (4-5), Preschool, Toddlers
Neighborhood: Oakland County