Celebrate the holiday season and create a family tradition admiring the sparkling lights and brilliant hues at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens’ Eighth Annual ZOOLights event.
December 6–9, 12-15, 19-22, 26-29
Closed Christmas Day
Thursday - Sunday 6pm to 10pm
The Zoo closes at 5:00pm and will re-open for ZOOLights at 6:00pm
$10 for Non-Members
$8 for Zoo Members
ZOOLights Total Experience Tickets!
Includes Train rides, 4D Theater, and Carousel (Children 12 and under)
$15 for Non-Members
$12 for Zoo Members
Frequently Asked Questions
What animals will be on exhibit during ZOOLights?
Many of the animals will be sleeping inside, however the stingrays, leopards, jaguars, and Lost Temple reptiles and primates will be open for guest viewing.
Is ZOOLights handicap accessible?
Most ZOOLights venues are handicap accessible; however, the Great Lawn area may not be appropriate for some guests.