Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at the Roger Williams Park Zoo

Date October 3, 2019
Time 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Event Description

JOLS.19_Logo_250.pngJack-O-Lantern Spectacular at the Roger Williams Park Zoo
Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Ave. Providence, RI
Guest Services: 401-785-3510
Open Nightly, October 3rd- November 3rd, 2019

Prime Nights (Friday, Saturday, Sunday): 
Timed ticket entry requires pre-registration. Online sales ONLY.
Adult $18; Child $15 (ages 2-12). 
Children 1 year and under are always admitted free - tickets still needed.
Trail open 6:00pm-10:30pm LAST TICKET SOLD AT 10:00pm

Value Nights (Monday through Thursday): 
Sold online and at Zoo admissions.
Adult $15; Child $12 (ages 2-12). 
Children 1 year and under are always admitted free - tickets still needed.
Trail open 6:00pm-10:30pm  LAST TICKET SOLD AT 10:00pm 
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Celebrate the Halloween season by visiting Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence, Rhode Island every night from Thursday, October 3 – Sunday, November 3, 2019.  Called EXTRAORDINARY by both CNN and USA Today, guests are immersed in more than 5,000 intricately carved pumpkins, along the Zoo’s beautiful Wetlands Trail.  This year enjoy scenes, special effects and music representing the four New England seasons while celebrating this otherworldly experience!  Add a bit of excitement to the experience and witness the glowing pumpkins from 115 feet above on the Zoo’s Soaring Eagle Zip Ride.  

Soaring Eagle Zip Ride 

Fly 115 feet high in comfortable side-by-side seats, and see out over Providence and into Narragansett Bay. Open every night during the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular. Some restrictions apply. 
To take part in the evening Soaring Eagle Zip Ride experience, all riders must also purchase a same-night Jack-O-Lantern ticket at the admissions gate. If Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular tickets are purchased online – the ticket must be shown at the admissions window in order to purchase Soaring Eagle tickets. Guests will enter the ride at the end of the pumpkin trail.

$15 per rider | $13 for current RWP Zoo members.  Open all seven nights of the week.

  • Soaring Eagle Tickets are on a first come first served basis. No advanced reservations accepted.
  • Between 6 – 10:00 pm, only 40 tickets sold each hour for this exciting new ride. Soar over the Zoo with a beautiful nighttime view of the area!  
  • Open weather permitting - will not open in heavy rain and/or high winds.

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