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Fund Raising Events

Join the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens for ZOOLights ZOObilee, the family event that puts the “fun” in fundraiser!

Make ZOOLights ZOObilee your family tradition! Enjoy dinner, cocktails, crafts, music, animal encounters and pictures with Santa – plus priority admission into ZOOLights.
Experience the third annual ZOOLights from 6-10 p.m. Explore the illuminated Zoo, including shimmering winter forests, thousands of holiday lights, themed animal sculptures, and local artwork. Enjoy a nightly snowfall, live entertainment, s’mores, warm-weather ice skating, visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus and more!

December 14th, 2014 4:00-6:30 p.m.
Adults $50, Children $25, Children under 3 free!

Purchase tickets by December 5th.
For more information: 904 757-4463 x 196


Jacksonville Artist’s Guild Exhibit

In celebration of the Zoo’s 100-year anniversary, members of the Jacksonville Artist’s Guild have created 100 Zoo images for display in the Zoo’s Palm Plaza Café.

These images are available for purchase for $100.

Please visit the Palm Plaza Café, located in Range of the Jaguar, to view these beautiful works of art.

For fundraising event questions, please call 904-757-4463, ext. 196.