The Jacksonville Zoo Spooktacular returns

Jacksonville Spooktacular

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A 33-year-old tradition is back at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens despite COVID-19.

The zoo has had to scale back the number of visitors inside each day and add safety protocols to keep it safe, but the family fun is still there.

They’re only allowing in half the number of people that attended Spooktacular last year and visitors are asked to keep a good distance from others.

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While masks are not required, they are strongly encouraged.

We spoke with a pediatric infectious disease expert tonight about what traditions families can keep this Halloween with some adjustments.