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Florida's Halloween Celebrations

Florida Celebrates In Scary and Not-So-Scary Traditions

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Zoo Boo 2013
Lowry Park Zoo - Tampa
Shriek Peek - September 27 & 28
October 4-5, 11-13, 18-20 & 24-27, 2013

Many animals at the Lowry Park Zoo will be decked out for the festivities when Lowry Park Zoo presents Zoo Boo. The special event features haunted houses including the Little Tyke Boo House and spooky game yard. All regular rides and attractions will be open 7:00 to 11:00 p.m. (Friday and Saturday) and 7:00 to 10:00 (all other days) for one low price.

Besides the three haunted houses, in the past, Zoo Boo has included such fun as the Friendly Boneyard Maze, the Grinning Ghostwalk, and Creepy Crawlers Lane. Goulish Games of Eyeball Throw, Frog Guts Toss, and Air Head are available for an additional charge.

This event is great fun for small children!

Annual Spooktacular
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens - Jacksonville
October 19-31, 2013

A great kid-friendly annual event featuring live entertainment, music, bounce houses, face painting and so much more. Children are encouraged to wear costumes and stop by treat-stations location throughout the zoo. 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. Admission is $8 for members and $10 for non-members. Children age 2 and under are admitted free.

Haunted Nights at the Gardens
October 18, 19, 25, & 26, 2013
& Story Time with the Good Witches
October 27, 2013
Flamingo Gardens - Davie

There will be chills and thrills for children in the haunted house in the Gallery at Flamingo Gardens. The haunt is recommended for children up to 11 years of age. Story Time with the Good Witches on October 30.

And, more of Florida's Halloween fun:

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