Join us for Harvest Fest, our fantastic fall festival included with general Zoo admission. It will feature giant pumpkin displays, pumpkin animal displays, seasonal food and beverage offerings and autumn-inspired activities—all among a vibrant display of beautiful fall flora.

The month-long calendar of events boasts a bounty of fun for all ages, including musical entertainment, fall animal demonstrations, character meet and greets, pumpkin carving demos and classes and more— making it the perfect opportunity to get out and enjoy the crisp, colorful days of the season.

In addition, check out our horticulture tours and workshops here for even more fall festivities.

Calendar of Events
Sept. 29 – Sip Sip Hooray! Harvest Wine Fest*
Oct. 5 – U at the Zoo College Night*
Oct. 6 – Buckeye Broadband ZOOtoberfest*
Oct. 12 – Fall Fur All Family Night
Oct. 19 & 20 – Little Boo* presented by Meijer
Oct. 21 & 22 – Pumpkin Path* presented by Ohio Council of Community Schools
Oct. 27 – Roar & Pour*
Oct. 28 – Pumpkin Stomp & Chomp

*Separate fee required