Spooky Spirits

Oct. 14 | 6-10 p.m.

Tickets on sale now!

Join us for a chilling good time. Spooky Spirits, presented by KeyBank, is the third event in our After Hours 21+ Event Series. Add a fright to your night and sport your most creative costumes! Enjoy bone-chilling entertainment, yard games, fall-themed snacks and exclusive access to the Zoo’s award-winning, naturalistic habitats.

What can I expect at Spooky Spirits?

  • Complimentary welcome drink provided by Griffin Claw Brewing Company
  • Costume contests with “fang-tastic” prizes
  • A haunted trail sure to give you goosebumps!
  • Halloween themed face painting
  • A selection of themed specialty cocktails, as well as classic spirits
  • Live entertainment
  • Animal habitat chats
  • Themed photo opportunities

What’s new at Spooky Spirits 2022?

Spooky Spirits is one of the Detroit Zoo’s newest after-hours events to celebrate Halloween! Guests are encouraged to sport their most creative costumes for a chance to win the costume contest. This haunted party will feature bone-chilling entertainment, fall-themed snacks and spirits, a haunted trail through the woods, and fun games and activities.

TICKET OPTIONS:

General admission | $50/person

  • Admission to the Spooky Spirits
  • Six “spooky spirit” tastings (additional tasting tickets will be available for purchase on a limited basis)
  • Unlimited live entertainment, games and access to the Zoo’s habitats

General admission designated driver (DD) | $30/person
DD ticketholders are not permitted to consume alcohol at the event.

  • Admission to Spooky Spirits
  • Unlimited soft drinks
  • Unlimited live entertainment, games and access to the Zoo’s habitats until twilight

VIP admission | $85/person SOLD OUT

  • All features of the general admission ticket PLUS:
    • Access to the VIP lounge located in Table 28
    • Complimentary food options, exclusive to VIP guests
    • Two additional drink tastings to be enjoyed in the VIP lounge
    • Commemorative gift

VIP admission designated driver (DD) | $65/person
VIP DD ticketholders are not permitted to consume alcohol at the event.

  • All features of the general admission DD ticket PLUS:
    • Access to the VIP lounge located in Table 28
    • Complimentary food options, exclusive to VIP guests
    • Commemorative gift

Parking | $8/vehicle

  • All event guests, including members, are required to purchase a parking pass
  • $8 fee per vehicle
  • It is recommended to purchase parking in advance to avoid long lines at the Zoo entrance