Rooterville Animal Sanctuary BOO at the ROO

  • When: Saturday, October 22, 2016,  1:00 pm -  4:00 pm
  • Location: Rooterville Animal Sanctuary-5579 Darwood Street, Melrose, FL 32666
  • Cost: FREE but we encourage you to bring pumpkins, carrots, apples for animals!

Come join us for trick-or-treating fun at "Boo at the Roo" at Rooterville Animal Sanctuary in Melrose! Meet our animals, hear their special rescue story and collect some fun healthy Halloween treats at our six different interactive treat stations. Our animal ambassadors include goats, cows, turkeys and of course--pigs! In addition to the treat stations, we will have hay rides, Halloween themed craft stations and fun games. Costumes are encouraged, but make sure everyone in your party wears closed toe shoes to Rooterville. Be sure to also bring your treat buckets, because we will fill them up! Admission is FREE, but we encourage everyone to bring fruits, produce and PUMPKINS for the animals to eat! They love to have full bellies ~ and ~ belly rubs!

How do I get to Rooterville?

From Gainesville:
Travel east on State Rd. 26 towards Melrose, Fl. Continue past the town of Melrose for 5 miles until you arrive at St. Rd. 100 in Putnam Hall. Carefully travel straight through the intersection, turning right on Putnam Loop Road. Travel for ½ a mile on Putnam Loop and turn right on Bellamy Road. Continue on Bellamy road for l ½ mile, then turn left on Darwood Street. Continue on Darwood for ½ mile until you arrive at Rooterville on the right side of the road.