Stroll through the Saint Louis Zoo's enchanting holiday wonderland and enjoy 500,000 twinkling lights, illuminated animal displays, seasonal sounds and all kinds of festive fun.
*5:30 to 8:30 p.m. (Ticket sales end at 8:00 p.m.)
- Friday, Nov. 24–Sunday, Nov. 26
- Wednesday, Nov. 29–Sunday, Dec. 3
- Wednesday, Dec. 6–Sunday, Dec. 10
- Every night — Wednesday, Dec. 13–Saturday, Dec. 23
- Every night — Tuesday, Dec. 26–Saturday, Dec. 30
Tickets are available for advance purchase online, or at the door on the night of the event starting at 5:30 p.m.
*The Zoo will close to the public at 4 p.m. each night of Wild Lights (all pathways, exhibits, and attractions will no longer be open.) Doors will re-open at 5:30 p.m. for the event. Zoo visitors who are planning to attend Wild Lights the same day may receive a sticker (with purchase of event ticket) from a Welcome Desk before 4 p.m. which will allow them to stay on grounds until the event begins. At 4 p.m., security personnel will be asking all guests to move toward the center of the Zoo where Lakeside Cafe will remain open for refreshments.