EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC!

This holiday season, don’t miss Jacksonville’s luminous winter wonderland. ZOOLights is a fun and unique holiday experience for kids of all ages.

370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, FL 32218

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DECEMBER 6-8, 12-15, 19-22, 26-29

Closed Christmas Day

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Celebrate ZOOLights with:

Nightly visits from Santa (6-10pm, through Christmas Eve)

*Line for Santa closes at 9:45pm

Local Artists & Performers

Children's Activities

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Thursday – Sunday:
   
6PM–10PM

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$8 Members | $10 Non-Members
Additional costs for special activities

ZOOLights Total Experience Tickets  $12 Members | $15 Non-Members

NEW this Year:

Interactive play area in the North Pole:

Visit Santa

Build a snowman

Have a plush snowball fight

Interactive naughty and nice list

Swingin' at Santa's Place – 
 Our fun holiday theme park style show is back this season with an extra dose of sparkle and shine! Sing and dance along to your favorite holiday hits, ranging from jazz to pop to country. Come on down to Santa’s Place for a toe tappin’ good time!
 Great Lawn   3 shows nightly, 
7 pm, 8 pm & 9 pm

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ZOOLights Theme Nights:

Experience special themed nights at ZOOLights this year, while dressing up for family fun!


Dec. 7 – 9: Pajama Party
Explore ZOOLights in your pajamas – great opportunity for a family holiday photo!

Dec. 14 – 16: Illuminate the Night 
A great night to light-up those strollers and illuminate your outfit.

Dec. 21 – 23: Tacky Sweaters
If you are looking for an opportunity to wear another tacky sweater, this is the weekend!

 Dec. 28 & 29: Fairytale Nights 
Calling all little princes and princesses! Be sure to dress-up and come out and meet two of the Zoo’s fairytale characters.

Jan. 4: Dapper Night 
Looking for a reason to dress-up a bit? Join us during Dapper Night.

Jan. 5: May the Force Be with You
Don’t miss Star Wars Night with 501st Legion.

ZOOLights Extras:

Not included with General Admission ticket price.

Train - $2/adult, $1/child (3-12 years old) 

**Train running one way only, back to front**

Carousel - $1 per person (Children 12 and under only)

3-D Glasses - $2 per pair

4-D Theater - $3/members, $4/non-members

Marshmallows - 4 for $1, Roasting Stick - $0.50

S’mores Kit - $4

(marshmallows, graham crackers, chocolates, & roasting stick)

Cookie Decorating Kits - (Pricing Varies)



Includes: ZOOLights + Train Rides (back to front only), 4D Theater, & Carousel (children 12 and under)

Presenting Sponsor

Event Sponsors

Kuhn Flowers      Nemours Children's Health System     

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