ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo

Sat Nov 19, 2022 - Sun Jan 1, 2023- see all dates
4:00pm CT
All ages
$5 (with some free days)

ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo has been a favorite holiday event for more than 25 years, with light displays and seasonal activities throughout the zoo. The event is free on Monday and Tuesday evenings, and $5 all other days.

The ZooLights event also includes several ticketed experiences, like the light maze, enchanted forest, carousel ride, and train ride. S'mores and warm beverages are also available for purchase. Sensory friendly night is November 29.

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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Museum of Science and Industry - 9:30 AM Pick
ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoo - 4:00 PM Pick
Kohl's Children's Museum - 4:30 PM Pick
Millennium Park Holiday Sing-Along
Millennium Park - 6:00 PM Pick
The Joffrey Ballet's Nutcracker
Lyric Opera - various times Pick
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