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Night Eyes | Blank Park Zoo

  • Blank Park Zoo
  • Address: 7401 SW 9th Street, Des Moines, IA 50315
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until October 30, 2016
  • Thursdays & Fridays: 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays: 1 p.m. – 8 p.m.

After 25 years, Night Eyes at Blank Park Zoo has become the sweetest Halloween fun in Central Iowa, and this year’s 26th annual event is sure to continue the tradition! Join us to see all of our magical characters, take a ride on our train and gather as many sweet treats as you can!

Check back for a schedule of events and character appearances.

A big thank you to our presenting partner, Hy-Vee and to our many supporters and volunteers for making this merry, not scary, event possible for everyone to enjoy!

Night Eyes is October 20-23 & 27-30

Thursdays & Fridays: 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Saturdays & Sundays: 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm


*Night Eyes admission supports the many programs and opportunities that are brought to our community and ensures quality care for our animal friends.

This event is rain or shine. Night Eyes admission is valid for one trip around the treat path.
The candy passed out on the treat path may contain nuts.

Interested in volunteering for Night Eyes?  Click here for more information on how you can help!

For more information, please call 515-285-4722 or email events@blankparkzoo.org

Night Eyes | Blank Park Zoo