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ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo

Sat Nov 21, 2020 - Sun Jan 3, 2021- see all dates
4:00pm to 10:00pm
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. Free on 5 holiday evenings!

Admission to ZooLights is free on November 24 and December 9, 17, 21, and 29 or $5 on other nights. Tickets for additional attractions can be purchased on site for $3 each, a package of 10 for $27, or a package of 20 for $51. Families can visit the Enchanted Forest at Pritzker Family Children's Zoo, work their way through the light maze, and enjoy spirits and s'mores.

The attraction closes at 8pm on December 31.


Lincoln Park Zoo
2001 North Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60614
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Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light
Museum of Science and Industry - 9:30 AM Pick
ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoo - 4:00 PM Pick
Art on the Mart
Merchandise Mart - 7:00 PM Pick
Photos with Santa at Oakbrook Center
Oakbrook Center - various times Pick
Let It Shine Light Show
Northbrook Court - various times Pick
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides