Hogle Zoo officials say an educational and safe Halloween party will be provided for youngsters during a "Boo at the Zoo" promotion between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28.
Costumed youngsters will receive free trick or treat bags and will be encouraged to visit several areas of the zoo.Volunteers will provide brief programs on the "Halloween animals" - spiders, snakes, owls, wolves and black cats. In addition to the bags, costumed youngsters will receive a coloring book that provides information on the animals, a zoo pin-on, a compass, a magnifying glass and candy.
The Salt Lake County sheriff's office will provide Officer McGruff fingerprinting kits, and Salt Lake County fire safety clowns will participate.
Discount coupons worth $1 off each admission are available at Fred Meyer stores or at the zoo entrance with proof of purchase of Fjui film..