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Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

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Thousands of glowing, carved pumpkins illuminating the night.

Location: Minnesota Zoo

13000 Zoo Boulevard , Apple Valley, Minnesota 55124

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is part pumpkin patch and part art installation. From the trees to the ground, marvel at carved pumpkins of all shapes and sizes and wander through a naturally magical autumn trail at the Minnesota Zoo.

Discover a rotating selection of expertly carved pumpkins crafted in the likeness of people, places, and animals from around the world. Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is open each night from October 1 – November 7. Tickets are timed and must be purchased at Advanced online tickets are required.

Tickets are available at 7, 8, and 9 pm Sundays – Thursdays, with an additional 10 pm timeslot on Fridays, Saturdays, and throughout MEA weekend. Enjoy Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular later in the evening for additional savings (admission is reduced for all timeslots 9 pm and later).

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