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ZooLights, Nov. 29-Jan. 5

December 2, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 5:00pm, repeating until January 5, 2020

$9.95 – $19.95

ZooLights is back! The Oregon Zoo’s walk-through winter wonderland of more than 1.5 million colored lights opens Nov. 29 is open through Jan. 5, with an additional Sensory Night on Jan. 6. Over the past two years, nearly half a million visitors have strolled through the forests of lighted trees, been dazzled by life-size illuminated animal silhouettes and taken a ride on the light-bedecked zoo trains.

Tickets range from $9.95 to $19.95. To purchase online tickets, go to oregonzoo.org/zoolights. During this year’s Value Nights — see schedule at oregonzoo.org/zoolights — ZooLights visitors get a $5 discount on admission. For additional transportation and parking information, see gettingtozoolights.com. Visitors can check real time on-site parking availability at gettingtozoolights.com/drive.

To purchase online ZooLights train tickets, go to oregonzoo.org/zoolights.

For further information, visit bit.ly/ZooLightsFAQ.

The zoo opens at 9:30 a.m. daily and is located five minutes from downtown Portland, just off Highway 26. The zoo is also accessible by MAX light rail line. Visitors who travel to the zoo via MAX receive $1.50 off zoo admission. Call TriMet Customer Service, 503-238-RIDE (7433), or visit trimet.org for fare and route information.

Above image: More than 1.5 million brightly colored lights transform the Oregon Zoo into a walk-through winter wonderland during ZooLights, opening Nov. 29. Photo by Michael Durham, courtesy of the Oregon Zoo.


December 2, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$9.95 – $19.95
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Oregon Zoo
4001 S.W. Canyon Road
Portland, OR United States
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