Exhibits & Experiences :: Dallas Zoo Lights Presented by Reliant

Dallas Zoo Lights Presented by Reliant

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Members get more call out

Nights shine brighter at the Zoo.
From 5p.m.-9p.m.
Select Nights Nov. 16-Jan 1.
After the animals head in for the evening, the Dallas Zoo will
transform into a winter wonderland with over one million twinkling lights
illuminating ZooNorth throughout the holiday season. This year, discover
realistic silk-covered lanterns in the shape of your favorite animals,
plus even more light displays and festivities for the entire family!
  • Texas Star Photo Op sponsored
    by Reliant
  • Heart of Christmas Photo Op sponsored by Reliant
  • Holiday Light Show presented
    by Kimberly-Clark
  • Santa meet and greet
  • Zoo Lights adventure quest
  • Nature Ornament Making Activity
  • Nightly musical performances throughout ZooNorth
  • Rainbow Bridge
  • Whimsical African Watering Hole
  • Rudolph’s Sugar Shack
  • Sleigh Photo Op
  • The Elves’ Workshop at the Lacerte Family Children’s Zoo with Animal Encounters every 30 minutes.
  • S’mores

…and MUCH more!

Tickets and Pricing:
Your Zoo Lights ticket also includes general admission to the Zoo that day!
Adults (age 12-64) $15.00
Children (age 3-11) $12.00
Seniors (age 65 up) $12.00
Children (age 2 and under) FREE
Dallas Zoo Members FREE




Frequently Asked Questions:
Can I come early and see the animals before Zoo Lights
opens at 5 p.m.?
Sure! Your Zoo Lights tickets also includes general admission for the Zoo
that day. Come before 4 p.m. and enjoy the animals then stay for holiday
festivities at night.
If I’m a member, do I have to buy tickets?
Nope! Zoo Lights is included with your membership. If you’re wanting to
bring more guests with you than your membership levels allows, we have
special guest pricing so you don’t have to pay full price for the additional
members of your group. Click here to login and access guest prices.
I’m looking to give a Zoo Lights experience as a gift to someone, how do I do that?
First off, what a FANTASTIC idea for a gift. Gift certificates are a great way to
give the gift of a Zoo Light experience. Click here to learn more about gift
certificates and to purchase one today!