Zoo Lights

2018 Zoolights Dates

November 23- 25, 30       December 1,2, 7-9, 14-29


Zoo Lights is open from 5PM-9PM
(Last admission 8:30pm)

2018 ZooLights Events

Toys for Tots

Toys For Tots 2018:

On Friday, November 23rd guests receive free admission to ZooLights, 5pm-9pm with a Toys for Tots donation.
Donations must be new, unwrapped, toys -at least $10 in value to be accepted.
Acceptable toy donations will also be available for purchase in the Zoo gift shop.

November 23rd

Ice Sculpting

Ice Sculpting Demonstrations:

Watch as a master craftsman wields a chainsaw againse towering blocks of solid ice to create beautiful works of ZOO themed art.
Interactive for children and adults alike.
Take YOUR picture with the Sculptures - available all evening!

Dates TBD - check back for updates.

All night yatzee

All-Night Yahtzee | A Capella Performances:

All-Night Yahtzee, Florida State University's premiere, award-winning group will perform at Zoolights for one night only!
These talented artists will take the stage for 2 performances on Saturday, including Christmas songs and modern hits.  It's bound to be "a-ca-awesome!"
December 15, 2018 - 6:00pm & 7:30pm

Ice Sculpting

Sundays with Santa:

Santa is coming to the Zoo for 3 nights and you don't want to miss it! 
Enjoy taking pictures with Santa and some very special animal friends.
Santa will also accept those last minute Christmas letters and special requests from your little ones.

 Sundays, December 9th, 16th & 23rd - 5:30-8:00pm 


Emerald Coast Baloon Creatures

Emerald Coast Balloon Creations:

Make your exploration of ZooLights even more magical with a glowing balloon creation!
Visit the balloon artist station during ZooLights and take home a beautiful glowing balloon creation!

Dates TBD - check back for updates.