Barbara's Beat: Zootastic Park fall fest, costume contest 10/25

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Zootastic Park fall fest, costume contest 10/25

There will be snow cones, cotton candy and ice cream for you to purchase. There will be games for the children, and a bouncy house. Buy a bracelet for $5 and you can play all the games and collect candy as prizes.

Dress in costume for the competition for ages 0-3 years, 4-9 years, 10-15 years, and 16-adult. There will also be a family competition for whole families dressed up.

Prizes include safari encounters, lion cub encounters, kinkajou encounters and cups of animal feed. 

Judging will be at noon for ages 0-3, 12:30pm for 4-9, 1pm for 10-15 and 2pm for 16-adult.

BOGO free
Buy a small cup of feed for the animals and get one free.
Feed Price: $2
Buy three wagon rides, get one free (and you can see the newest addition .. the wildebeestie).
Wagon Price: $4
  

Animal Photos

You can have your photo taken with a lion in the fall setting. Alternatively, you can have your photo in costume on a UNICORN. Lion Price: $20 
Unicorn Price: $10 
Both: $25  

Close Encounters

Zootastic Park is having the biggest animal extravaganza ever. For $50 you can spend 15 minutes with a cub, a kinkajou or a kangaroo.


More exciting than that, you can spend 15 minutes with a giraffe for $100!


No reservations needed ... just show up! 

Park admission is not included.


Call 704 245 4664 if you need more information.



Holiday Lights
The zoo officially closes on Oct. 31, so they can finish the Christmas light display. They re-open on Nov. 21, for the weekend, then they are open nightly from Nov. 26 through Dec. 31. 

What can you expect at the lights? More than 2.5 MILLION lights, a dancing light show, Santa and a cub, a petting zoo, pony rides and tiger feeding.


1 comment :

Maria Iemma said...

This is so much fun for both kids and adults...We have something similar in our area. I specially like to see the 3-6 year old kids parading in their outfits.