Wild Lights - Year of the Woodland Animals!
The Zoo is decked out in hundreds of thousands of holiday lights throughout its 40-acre park. Bring the whole family to see the woodland animals lit up in lights!
DATES, HOURS, TICKETS
Dates: December 1-4, 7-11, 14-18, 21-23, 26-31 and January 1-6.
Hours: From 5 pm to 9 pm. All guests must exit by 9:30 pm.
Tickets: Wild Lights event tickets will go on sale starting on November 1, 2023. Complimentary tickets are accepted.
- View hundreds of thousands of holiday lights throughout the Zoo, including woodland animals themed lights.
- View a holiday musical light show
- Visit the zoo animals in the Ecodome and the Imaginarium
- Make a donation to help us raise funds for woodland animal conservation projects
- Warm up at an outdoor bonfire (weather permitting)
- Enjoy BeaverTails pastries, and other hot foods and drinks (additional cost, open Dec. 1-3, 8-10, 15-17, 22-23, 26-31, Jan. 1-6)
- Visit the gift shop (open daily from 5-9:30 pm)
FOOD DEPOT ALIMENTAIRE NIGHTS
We invite all Wild Lights guests to bring non-perishable food items or cash donations when visiting on December 1, 2, 8 and 9. Volunteers of Friends of the Zoo, in collaboration with local Scout groups, will be collecting these donations to be given to the Food Depot Alimentaire.
Seniors ages 60+ will receive a $2 discount on Mondays December 4, 11, and 18 and January 1. This discount cannot be combined with any other offer.
- Wild Lights is an event held in collaboration with the Friends of the Zoo. The Friends of the Zoo is a non-profit volunteer organization which promotes and supports the Magnetic Hill Zoo and its programs. All net profits from this event goes directly to building improvements at the zoo.
- For last minute event changes or possible cancellations, visit our Facebook page.
- Please note that visitors are not permitted to bring their dogs into the Wild Lights special event/fundraiser. Service dogs, with current vaccinations and a rabies tag visibly displayed on their collar are permitted in the Zoo.
- Wheelchairs are available on a first come, first serve basis. Toddler carts are not available.
- Gift certificates are available for purchase online and can be redeemed to purchase regular admission.