The annual Christmas light display, "Wild Lights" turns the Saint Louis Zoo into a holiday wonderland! Enjoy this spectacular display, plus a ton of holiday family friendly fun including live holiday entertainment, winter treats, kids activities and MORE! On Select Nights, Thanksgiving Friday, November 26th-December 30th, two time slots available each night: 5-6:30pm & 6:30-8:15pm (See dates schedule below). See website for ALL the details and to place timed tickets in advance, space is limited.
Hours: 5pm - 8:30pm on SELECT nights, November 25th - December 30th
-Thanksgiving weekend, Friday-Sunday, November 25th-27th
-Wednesday-Sunday, November 30th - December 4th
-Wednesday-Sunday, December 7th-11th
-Monday, December 12th - Sensory Friendly Night
-Nightly, December 14th-23rd
-Nightly, December 26th-30th
-Closed December 13th, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, December 24th & 25th
The Zoo will close to the public at 4pm each day of Wild Lights. See website for ALL the details!
The Saint Louis Zoo is one of the best zoos in the nation and admission is FREE* to all visitors! It is located in beautiful Forest Park. Special events are held at the Saint Louis Zoo throughout the year such as Boo At The Zoo Nights in October and the Jungle Boogie Free Concert series during the summer. The Saint Louis Zoo is open year-round, with seasonal hours. See Website for more info.
*A fee is charged to visit some exhibits and to attend some special events at the Zoo.
Please check the website listed on each event to get the most up-to-date information.