ZooLights Are Back!

  • Experience millions of twinkling lights, dazzling animal sculptures and the Music-in-Motion Light Show on our main lake, choreographed to the epic music of Trans-Siberian Orchestra.
  • Stroll the Africa Trail and enjoy the all NEW Wildlife Lantern Safari including polar bears, mammoths, koalas, kangaroos and more!
  • Explore the newly added Outer Tropics Trail, where you can enjoy the festive scenes of Polar Paradise in the Forest of Uco.
  • Wave hello to Jengo and Tortuga at the Doornbos Discovery Amphitheater.
  • Celebrate the season with a visit to our three-story Christmas Tree located at Crossroads Cafe.
  • Meet Santa and his elves at Leapin’ Lagoon and take home a commemorative photo. Various photo packages available.*
  • Ride a camel for the ultimate photo op.*
  • Indulge in your favorite holiday treats including kettle corn and hot cocoa.*
  • Take home a memento from your special evening. Visit one of the various pop-up Zoo shops or the Desert Marketplace gift shop.* *Separate Fee

ZooLights Calendar*

** Discounted tickets through The Employee Network are only available for the ZooLights Walk-Thru nights.

Walk-Thru tickets cannot be used on Cruise Nights.