Join Luna the witch this Halloween for a mystical quest!
Visit Chester Zoo this October and discover Luna’s Legendary Creature hidden in the depths of Monsoon Forest. Encounter five amazing species, unlock the secrets of the rainforest and claim your Halloween treat!
PLUS new for this year take a trip on our enchanted Halloween Boat Ride and enjoy some spooky fun and games!
Save up to 10% off our gate prices when booking online. Members go free!
This year Luna takes a journey across South East Asia to find a Legendary Creature that holds the secret to protecting the rainforest!
New for 2023! Luna takes over our Lazy River Boats, so watch out for hanging bats, spooky skeletons and hallowed pumpkins along the way.
Take an enchanted boat ride!
Get a spook-tactular face painting.
How many bats, skeletons and pumpkins can you see?
Enter Monsoon Forest, if you dare!
Spot fa-boo-lous free flying birds.
Find creatures hiding in the shadows.
Identify their amazing qualities!
Discover the beast that lurks beneath.
Luna’s Legendary Creature is made up of five magical animals which have incredible and unique qualities.
The rhinoceros hornbill’s amazing quality is that its call is LOUD.
The blue-crowned hanging parrot’s amazing quality is being SWIFT.
The Sulawesi macaque’s amazing quality is being AGILE.
The crowned pigeon’s amazing quality is being MAJESTIC.
The gharial’s amazing quality is being super STRONG.
Help save species!
You can help to protect the habitats of all the legendary creatures that you have seen today by making just one swap on your weekly shop to products that contain sustainable palm oil.
Our new PalmOil Scan App can support you on this incredible journey. You’ll be surprised to find out just how much packaged supermarket goods contain unsustainable palm oil, from sweets to cleaning products and make-up to pet food.
Is there an extra cost to take part in this Halloween Trail?
No, this event is FREE with zoo admission.
Members can also enjoy the trail for free as part of their membership.
Do I have to book a time slot?
No, you can complete the Halloween trail at any time during your visit to the zoo.
Can children go on the spooky boat trip?
Passengers must be able to walk unaided (babies and children may not be carried).
What dates are available?
We’re excited to announce that our Halloween event is available for the whole of October*!
*1 to 31 October 2023, normal zoo admission applies.