6pm to 8:30pm
Adult (13+) $15 Children (3-12) $12 Seniors $12 Members $3 off
December 4th, 11th, 26th & 27th
Adult (13+) $10 Children (3-12) $10 Seniors $10 Members $8
Children 2 & Under are Free
Only Credit/Debit Card accepted for tickets purchased at the Gate - See Know before you go section below for more information.
**This is not an animal centered event, some of our animals enjoy the lights and some just sleep through the night.
About the Event
This year we are glowing EVERYWHERE! Make unforgettable holiday memories as you explore the wild wonderland of light under the stars at America's Teaching Zoo.
Take a self guided, 45 minute stroll throughout the Zoo filled with dynamic lights, immersive interactive experiences, fabulous photo ops, and seasonal magic.
Enjoy the Arctic Enchanted Aviary and the Illuminated Jungle complete with a Glow in the Dark Garden.
Santa's Workshop and 12 foot tall Holiday Tree will greet you as you start your journey.
Catch Ira roaring (or snoring) under his Canopy of Lights which is glowing brighter & bigger this year.
Know Before You Go
Parking is free. There is a lot adjacent to the Zoo entrance as well as more spaces available just a short walk in Lot M.
All areas will be outdoors. Masks are not required.
If you feel ill we encourage you not to attend and we are happy to reschedule your tickets for another day.
Advanced tickets are recommended. They may be purchased at the gate via a QR code that will prompt you to our online sales page. A debit or credit card is required to purchase tickets. No cash.
All Sales are Final, no refunds or transfers.
Last Entry is at 7:45pm
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