Día de los Muertos

Location: Various

Date: Saturday, October 29 and Sunday, October 30, 2022

Come alive and celebrate the Day of the Dead with Chevrolet at Brookfield Zoo on Saturday, October 29th and Sunday, October 30th from 10 am to 5 pm. There will be music, face painting, sugar skull painting and many more surprises. In addition to the wonders of the animal kingdom, you will be able to admire the latest of the Chevy family throughout the park.

Pónganse bien vivos y vengan a celebrar con Chevrolet el Día de Muertos al Zoológico de Brookfield, el sábado 29 y domingo 30 de octubre de 10 de la mañana a 5 de la tarde. Habrá música, pintacaritas, decoración de calaveritas y muchas sorpresas más. Además de las maravillas del reino animal, podrán admirar lo más actual de la familia Chevy a todo lo largo y ancho del parque.

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All activities are weather dependent and schedules/programming is subject to change.  No guests over 13 are allowed in the zoo in full-body costumes with their head covered. This is to avoid confusion and for the safety of all guests.

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