Oct 24, 2011 10:26 AM by AP
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Officials of the Audubon Zoo say tickets are still available for Boo at the Zoo festivities on Friday, Oct. 28.
Tickets are priced at $16 each (children 1 year old and younger are admitted free).
The event benefits the Parenting Center at Children's Hospital and the zoo.
A zoo spokeswoman said the event, which opens at 5 p.m., is designed for children up to age 12 and has attractions such as trick-or-treat houses with candy, the Mombasa Ghost Train, a haunted house, games with prizes and entertainment by children's performers.
All games and treats, except concessions, are free with admission.
Tickets can be purchased at the zoo website, www.auduboninstitute.org .
Boo at the Zoo is sold out for Saturday, Oct. 29.