8450 W. Ten Mile Road
Royal Oak, MI 48067
The Detroit Zoo will be open until dark for this annual “merry-not-scary” Halloween celebration, which features strolling entertainment, Halloween face painting, photo opportunities, trick-or-treating stations and more. This year, they added themed weekends. Oct. 7-8 is Nerd Out in Nature, Oct. 14-15 is Monster Mash and Oct. 20-22 is Movies, Books & Make Believe!
Event cost: $17-$23/general admission, free/under 2, $8/parking (including for members)
Event times: 2-6 p.m., last entry 4:30 p.m. Oct. 7-8, 14-15, 20-22, 2023