Holiday Magic 2016

Location: Zoowide

Date: Saturdays and Sundays, December 3-4, 10-11, 17-18,
and Monday, December 26 – Saturday, December 31

See the Lights. Feel the Magic. Continue the Tradition.


Presented by           

Now in our 35th Year
Chicagoland’s Largest and Longest Running Lights Festival
Over One Million Twinkling LED Lights

More details to come...

Backstage Adventures at Brookfield Zoo

Behind the Scenes Adventure!

Go behind-the-scenes when you register for Backstage Adventures at Brookfield Zoo.

Sign Up for Zoo Classes

Parents and young explorers can experience serious fun at one of our Family Play Classes!

Teacher Classes at Brookfield Zoo

Register for Teacher Classes

Teachers can choose from a wide variety of uniqe courses for continuing education credit at Brookfield Zoo.

Free Admission for Military Personnel

To show appreciation for the hard work and dedication of the men and women in the United States Armed Forces, the Chicago Zoological Society is offering free admission to Brookfield Zoo to all active, reservist, and retired members of the military. Qualified personnel who present a valid ID at one of the zoo's admission booths will be admitted free of charge.