Wild Lights Holiday Lights Display at the Saint Louis Zoo

Dates: Nov 24, 2023 through Dec 30, 2023

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 holiday entertainment, winter treats, kids activities, admission to the Penguin & Puffin Coast and MORE! On Select Nights, Thanksgiving Friday, November 24th-December 30th. See website for ALL the details and to purchase tickets in advance, space is limited.

2023 Wild Lights Schedule:

Hours: 5pm - 8:30pm on SELECT nights, November 24th - December 30th

-Thanksgiving weekend, Friday-Sunday, November 24th-26th
-Wednesday-Thursday, November 29th & 30th
-Friday-Sunday, December 1st-3rd
-Thursday-Sunday, December 7th-10th
-Monday, December 11th - Sensory Friendly Night
-Nightly, December 13th-23rd
-Nightly, December 26th-30th
-CLOSED Christmas Eve & 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!

For More Information:

St Louis Zoo | 314-781-0900 | Website | Facebook

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 Wild Lights Light Display during the holidays. 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.

Directions: Main entrance is on Wells Drive, just off of Hampton Avenue, north of Interstate 64/40. The second main entrance is the north entrance at the Living World off of Government Drive.


1 Government Drive,
St Louis, MO