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ZooLights! 2020

  • 12/02/2020 - 01/02/2021
  • 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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    Lights That Gleam While the Animals Dream!ZooLights runs Dec 4th – Jan 3rdZooLights! – A bright, sparkling and festive family-fun light event returns for its 14th year! Over 200 lighted animal and holiday-themed displays will glisten in the December night as you make your way throughout Zoo grounds. Warm up with a cup of hot chocolate or check out our many tasty treats!See 10 life-size, animal-shaped LANTERNS!  They were made specifically for ZooLights at Utah’s Hogle Zoo by Lightasmic of Bakersfield, CA.Walk along lit pathways and through our popular 135-foot lighted tunnel – it’s a crowd favorite! Take a spin on the Conservation Carousel (weather permitting) and then stop in to see the Jolly Old Elf at Santa’s Station. S’make a s’more at Oasis Plaza, keep warm with hot chocolate, and you can finish up your holiday shopping at one of the best gift shops around, Wild Zootique!ZooLights and COVID-19We’re not going to let a virus stop our Christmas cheer. But we do want to be we’re careful as we want it safe for everyone – We can’t have Santa getting sick before the big night!Reservations are required for ZooLights.Masks are required on Zoo grounds. Let’s be honest, it’ll help keep your face warm!Visits with Santa need a timed-ticket for entry. Those can be reserved when you purchase your ticket. Visits with Santa will be six feet apart and outside but will still include a cute backdrop for photos and lots of merrimentBeastro and other indoor dining will not be available. We will have concessions available at walk-up windowsMany of the extra attractions (like caroling or ice carver) may not be available during this year’s ZooLightsNumerous hand sanitizer stations available throughout Zoo groundsFrequent sanitization of high-touch pointsGuests are expected to maintain distance from other parties

    Event Info

    • Presented By: Utah's Hogle Zoo
    • Dates: 12/4/2020, 12/5/2020, 12/6/2020, 12/7/2020, 12/8/2020, 12/9/2020, 12/10/2020, 12/11/2020, 12/12/2020, 12/13/2020, 12/14/2020, 12/15/2020, 12/16/2020, 12/17/2020, 12/18/2020, 12/19/2020, 12/20/2020, 12/21/2020, 12/22/2020, 12/23/2020, 12/24/2020, 12/25/2020, 12/26/2020, 12/27/2020, 12/28/2020, 12/29/2020, 12/30/2020, 12/31/2020, 1/1/2021, 1/2/2021, 1/3/2021
    • Location: Utah's Hogle Zoo
    • Address: 2600 East Sunnyside Avenue, Salt Lake City, UT 84108
    • Time: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
    • Categories: Free, Festivals & Special Events, Holiday, Discounts & Free, Festivals
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