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25 - Nov
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Where:Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60614
November 25-27, December 2-4, 9-23, 26-31; January 1, 2017

4:30-9 p.m.

Join us for the brilliance of this fun, free, family-oriented holiday celebration, featuring luminous displays and holiday-season activities throughout zoo grounds.Festive Activities

  • Photos with Santa through December 23
  • Free crafts for children
  • Unique educational chats
  • 3D displays
  • Warm spiced wine and frosty lagers
  • Delicious holiday snacks
  • Holiday gift shopping
  • Live ice-sculpture carving
  • Carousel and train rides
  • Musical light shows
  • 3D holiday specs while supplies last!
Special Events

ZooLights Opening Night
Friday, November 25
Help us flip the switch! At 4:25 p.m. join a lighting ceremony next to Café at Wild Things to kick off the festivities.

Holiday Market
Tuesday, November 29
Don't miss the wildest holiday-shopping fair in the city! The zoo's first-ever Holiday Market will feature more than 30 amazing artisan vendors throughout zoo grounds during ZooLights. Please note: only those with tickets will be allowed entry to the zoo this evening.
6:30-10 p.m.
For participants of all ages
$10 ($8 for Lincoln Park Zoo members)
Buy tickets to the Holiday Market

BrewLights Presented By Louis Glunz Beer
Thursday, December 1
Join Louis Glunz Beer and the Auxiliary Board of Lincoln Park Zoo for a craft-beer fest during ZooLights! Enjoy local craft, seasonal and international beers on tap throughout the zoo. Please note: only those with tickets will be allowed entry to the zoo this evening.
5:30 p.m.-9 p.m.
For participants ages 21 and older
$40-$60
Buy tickets to Brew

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