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'Zoo Lights: Holiday Magic' set to return to Reid Park Zoo Dec. 3

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Posted at 4:37 PM, Nov 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-04 11:25:33-05

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — A popular family-friendly event featuring thousands of twinkling lights is returning for the holiday season. 'Zoo Lights 2021: Holiday Magic' is set to return at Reid Park Zoo in December!

Zoo Lights will start with a members-only night December 2, following that the attraction will be open from December 3-23 with Encore Nights Dec. 26-30 between 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. every night.

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Several lights will illuminate throughout the zoo, through the evening guests can enjoy the following:

  • Falling snow
  • Visits with Santa through Dec. 23
  • Festive entertainment
  • Sweet treats, and hot chocolate
  • Thousands of glowing lights and lighted animals displays
  • The great feeling of knowing your ticket purchase helps save wild animals and wild places

Tickets are available online for the following:

  • $11 for Adults (ages 15–61)
  • $9 for Seniors (ages 62+)
  • $7 for Children (ages 2-14)
  • Children 1-year-old or younger enter free

Those who bring two cans of food for the Community Food Bank, a dog or cat toy or food for the Humane Society of Southern Arizona, or a new and unwrapped toy for La Frontera will receive $1 off admission.

For more information about Zoo Lights or a detailed schedule, click here.