Colorado Christmas: Experience the Magic of the Denver Zoo’s Holiday Celebration
Zoo Lights is returning to Denver Zoo for its 31st year, and this season's celebration will be extra special — it's also the Zoo's 125th anniversary.
"Zoo Lights, presented by Your Front Range Toyota Stores, is back as the final toast in a year-long celebration of Denver Zoo's 125th anniversary," said Jake Kubié, Director of Communications at Denver Zoo, in a press release. "For the 31st year, the Zoo will transform into Colorado's wildest holiday tradition with more than 2 million LED lights sparkling over 80 acres, along with a new crop of light installations and offerings."
On top of enjoying the new light installations, guests can also see the Zoo's nocturnal animals in the Tropical Discovery and El Pomar Village Hall exhibits. Animal enthusiasts can even purchase a Giraffe Feeding.
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General admission tickets for Dec. 4 through Jan. 2 (excluding Christmas Day) are on sale now. You can purchase your ticket here, along with the following packages:
Glow Package ($9.49 per person)
The Glow Package gives guests HoloSpex glasses for 3D viewing and a souvenir mug, which can be filled with hot chocolate or cider.
Wild Ride Trio ($9 per person)
The Wild Ride Trio allows guests to experience three of the Zoo's attractions — a multi-sensory 4D Theater experience, a Conservation Carousel ride, and a Denver Zoo Railroad Ride — on top of Zoo Lights.
Sweet + Salty Duo ($17.99 per person)
The Sweet + Salty Duo gifts guests with a hot chocolate-filled Zoo Lights mug and popcorn-filled Zoo Lights bucket.
General admission tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for children aged three and older, and free for children aged 2 and under (you still need to reserve the free ticket online). Guests must also have printed tickets upon their arrival at Zoo Lights.
Tickets sell out quickly — don't wait to start your holiday fun!