Lincoln Park Zoo Pumpkin Walk

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Lincoln Park Zoo Pumpkin Walk

Lincoln Park Zoo Pumpkin Walk tickets

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Lincoln Park Zoo 2234 North Cannon Drive Chicago, IL 60614

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About this event

This fall Lincoln Park Zoo will offer an exciting new adventure, a Pumpkin Walk at Pritzker Family Children’s Zoo! While reservations to visit Lincoln Park Zoo are free, this brand new experience will be one ticket ($3) per person to enter.

Stroll a new path through Pritzker Family Children’s Zoo adorned with pumpkins carved by both professionals and amateurs. Professional pumpkin carvers will showcase their talents in the Pumpkin Walk from 11 a.m.–3 p.m. each Saturday: October 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31.

One Pumpkin Walk ticket, which can be purchased in advance of your visit, is required to enjoy the experience. All guests over the age of 12 months must have a ticket, and guests under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Pumpkin Walk tickets cost $3 each. Lincoln Park Zoo Members: stop by Searle Visitor Center during your visit to purchase 10 tickets for $25 or 20 tickets for $48.

Please note:

The zoo is free to visit. Reservations are required for all guests, including members.

You will still need to secure a reservation to enter Lincoln Park Zoo. Experience tickets will not give you access to zoo grounds. To make a free reservation to enter the zoo, please visit

Free general admission reservations are released every Sunday and Thursday at 4 p.m. CT for the following 3-4 days. Please check back the week you'd like to visit for additional reservation availability.

Member reservations are still available for many dates.

Advanced sale tickets for Pumpkin Walk are non-refundable and expire at the conclusion of Pumpkin Walk on November 1, 2020.

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