Holiday Lights Tours


Experience our Holiday Magic twinkling lights without the crowds!
Take an open-air Motor Safari tram ride throughout the zoo to tour the zoo after the park closes. Hop off at the Carousel for a fun ride, take a photo in our illuminated orb and enjoy a complimentary cup of hot chocolate. Stop in Wildlife Trading Post to find the perfect holiday gift!

The Holiday Lights Tour runs Monday, December 9 (SOLD OUT) and Wednesday, December 18. Tours begins at 5:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m.  (SOLD OUT) or 7:30 p.m. and run for one-and-a-half to two hours. Choose your preferred tour below to make reservations.


- Adults $17.99*
- Children (11 & under) $12.99*
- Seniors $12.99*
* If you require a wheelchair to ride the tram, please contact us before buying tickets to ensure available space.
*Membership discounts do not apply.

Please Note:

- Reservations are required.
- All reservations are final, non-transferrable, and nonrefundable.
- No refunds will be provided for unused tickets or late arrivals.
- There will be no access to the park, animal buildings or exhibits that are not included in this tour.
- Please dress for the weather! This event takes place strictly outdoors. Feel free to bring blankets to cover your legs on the ride.
- Bathrooms will only be available before and after the tour.
- Each tour can only accommodate a maximum of two wheelchairs in the tram.
- This event requires a minimum number of reservations. In the event the minimum is not met, the event will be canceled and you will be offered a different date or a full refund.
- In the case of severe weather (extreme temperatures, a large amount of snow/rain), this tour may be canceled for safety reasons. If the tour is canceled, you will be offered a different date or a full refund.

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