Zoo Lights

Zoo Lights

Zoo Miami

The date for this annual event has passed. A new date will be provided when available.

$20.95 per adult | $18.95 per child (ages 3-12) - plus tax

Witness a dazzling holiday celebration of light at Zoo Lights, Zoo Miami’s annual after-hours transformation featuring immersive light displays, animal lanterns, themed nights, festive entertainment, seasonal treats and much more! Packed with fun-filled activities for all ages, this once-a-year, holiday fest is guaranteed to get young and old alike in the holiday spirit.

Zoo Lights runs through December 30th and is open to the public on select nights from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. for the following dates: Nov. 26 & 27; Dec. 3 & 4; Dec. 10 & 11; Dec. 17, 18 & 19; Dec. 22 & 23, Dec. 26 & 27. (Tickets sold online only) A limited number of tickets are available so get them while you still can!

Visitors are encouraged to participate in the holiday fest's featured "themed nights". Here's the theme night lineup:

  • November 26 & 27 - PJ & Onesie Nights
  • December 3 & 4 - Ugly Sweater Nights
  • December 10 & 11 - Galactic Nights
  • December 17 & 18 - Santa & Elf Look-a-like Nights
  • December 19 & 22 - Superhero Nights
  • December 23 & 26 - PJ & Onesie Nights
  • December 27 & 30 - Ugly Sweater Nights

Enjoy the following event highlights:

  • More than one million bright and dazzling tree lights!
  • A brand new 26 foot tall LED holiday tree
  • Animal Appearances
  • Arts & crafts** (limited space available)
  • Appearances by Santa until December 23
    • Last appearance at 9:30 p.m.
  • Letters to Santa**
  • Snowman's River Boat Rides* ($3 per person)
    • Last ride at 9:30 p.m.
  • Hot chocolate and cookies*
  • Holiday Shopping at the Zoo Gift Shop*

*Additional fees apply
**Limited capacity

Daily capacity is limited for each day of the event. Please purchase tickets in advance. Summer Savings Passes are not valid for this event.Summer Savings Passes are not valid for this event.

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