A wild, arctic wonderland with over 1 million twinkling holiday lights and festive family fun awaits you at U.S. Bank Wild Lights at the Saint Louis Zoo!
2020 Event Dates
Friday-Sunday, Nov. 27-29
Wednesday-Sunday, Dec. 2-6
Nightly, Dec. 9-23
Nightly, Dec. 26-Jan. 2
Monday-Thursday: $9.95/members, $10.95/non-members (ages 2+)
Friday-Sunday: $11.95/members, $12.95/non-members (ages 2+)
Free for children under age 2
Holiday Lights & Activities
Be enchanted by whimsical animal-themed displays throughout the Zoo, including Starry Safari, Sparkling Savanna, Jungle Bell Rock and more.
Romantics can stroll through the Zoo to the Lovebirds Lookout area overlooking the lake for a beautiful view of Wild Lights.
Visit with the cool birds at Penguin & Puffin Coast. (Please note that this is the only animal exhibit open at night during the event. All other animal attractions are closed.) Look for holiday carolers and other strolling live performances on weekend nights. Climb aboard your favorite animal on the Mary Ann Lee Conservation Carousel. These attractions are free with event admission and operate weather permitting.
Roast your own campfire s’mores (available for purchase) at one of the fire pits. Enjoy dinner, snacks, hot chocolate, holiday drinks and more, available at food locations throughout the Zoo.
Shop for a variety of unique gifts at Zoo gift shops and receive a 10% discount on any purchase; Zoo members receive a 20% discount.
For more information, visit stlzoo.org/wildlights. Follow the Zoo and post photos of the event using hashtags #StlZoo and #USBankWildLights on facebook.com/stlzoo, instagram.com/stlzoo, twitter.com/stlzoo.
Wild Lights is sponsored by U.S. Bank, Mid America Chevy Dealers, Prairie Farms Dairy, and 102.5 KEZK.