ArBOOretum 2014


ArBOOretum – Saturday, Oct 25, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Come TRICK or TREAT in Nature’s Neighborhood!


$15 for ages 3 and up.
All activities free once inside

VIP Early Entry from 10:00 am – Noon
FREE admission (family level and above)


Note: To insure smooth members’ entry to ArBOOretum, please purchase your membership before 6:00 p.m. on Friday, October 24.

Happy Halloween! At ArBOOretum all the little goblins and ghouls and their parents are invited to play, learn, and have an enchanting day enjoying Halloween festivities at the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. Kids will love the Trick or Treat Trail where they learn about native creatures while walking one of our nature paths.

ArBOOretum filled with a witch’s brew of activities including:
  • Trick or Treat Trails – 2014 theme is nIgHt mOvEs!
  • Hay rides through the forest
  • Live owls
  • Baby animal petting zoo
  • Puppet show
  • Hay maze 
  • Pumpkin decorating
  • …and more!
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Come have a ghostly good time in our SUPER-natural environment.
ArBOOretum glow in the dark owl shirts for sale in our Nature Store

ArBOOretum glow in the dark owl shirts for sale in our Nature Store

ArBOO photo from Cracker Crumble

A family enjoying the festivities!

ArBOO photo trails

Costumed kids blaze the trails.

Batkid on the zip line!

Batkid on the zip line!

All proceeds for this event support the Arboretum’s wide variety of education and conservation programs. With questions please call us at: 713-681-8433.

Event parking
Event Parking will be offsite at two locations:

A satellite lot just east of the Arboretum’s entrance on Woodway Drive and a parking garage 1001 West Loop located just south of Buffalo Bayou on Loop 610. FREE shuttles provided by Houston Wave will be running throughout the day to transport the ArBOOretum attendees! Please note there is no drop off and pick up at the Arboretum entrance. 

Look for balloons at the entrance to both parking areas.

arboo parking map with the wave logo


A big THANK YOU to our 2014 ArBOOretum Sponsors!

Waste Management - ArBOOretum Sponsor

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GDF Suez - ArBOOretum Sponsor
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JetAll - ArBOOretum Sponsor

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Food Court Sponsor: Amanda McMillan & Family
Petting Zoo Sponsor: Berings
Pumpkin Decorating Sponsor: Allan Rustay and Family
Face Painting Sponsor: Daniel Hu and Family





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