The zoo closes early to prepare for Croctoberfest. - VIEW CALENDAR

Zoo Lights

Merry & Bright and Wild at Night!

Open nightly at 6:00 p.m., from November 17, 2017 - December 31, 2017, Zoo Lights is a nighttime holiday tradition for the whole family! Stroll under an array of twinkling lights while you sip hot cocoa, roast s'mores and enjoy an all-new light show. Plus, visit Santa and tell him what's on your Christmas wish list. Also, new this year is the ice skating rink and camel rides. 



Open every night November 17 - December 31. See our Zoo Lights operational calendar and plan your visit!


Stroll under an array of twinkling lights while walking through the zoo. Plus, watch an awe-inspiring, exclusive light show produced by the Johnson Family!


Visit with Santa, ride the train and experience BRAND NEW activities such as: ice skating, camel rides and snow globe photos. *Additional fees may apply.


Get into the holiday spirit and roast marshallows by the fire or enjoy some of your favorite Christmastime treats like hot cocoa and cookies! *Additional fees may apply.


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