Hundreds of thousands of LED lights brighten Oakland's night sky. Highlights include a candy cane lane themed rides area, a night time adventure on the Outback Express train, rocking around the Christmas trees and a light show that's sure to blow out any bah-hum-bugs.
See the ZooLights at Oakland Zoo Video
Please stay tuned for the ZooLights 2016 Calendar of Events. Download a calendar of nightly events, including which nights Santa will be onsite!
ZooLights will be held each evening from December 2 to January 1, 2017
Time: 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Please call (510) 632-9525 for up-to-date information. ZooLights is closed on 12/24 & 12/25.
ZooLights is a separate event and is not included in regular Zoo Admission.
Children (2-14) and Seniors (65-79): $7.00
Children under 2 and Adults over 80: FREE
Members: $1.00 off regular ticket prices
*FREE MEMBER MONDAYS: December 5 and December 12 ONLY*
Zoo-wide Event Please park in the Upper Parking Lot and proceed to the Main Entrance.
The Lower Entrance will be closed during ZooLights hours.