src=" &noscript=1"/>
Exhibits & Experiences :: Dallas Zoo Lights Presented by Reliant

Dallas Zoo Lights Presented by Reliant

Zoo Lights Header image

Members get more call out

Nights shine brighter at the Zoo.
Select Nights Nov. 16-Jan. 1
From 5 p.m.-9 p.m.
After the animals head in for the evening, the Dallas Zoo will transform into a winter wonderland with over one million twinkling lights illuminating ZooNorth throughout the holiday season. This year, discover realistic silk-covered lanterns in the shape of your favorite animals, plus even more light displays and festivities for the entire family!


Dallas Zoo Lights Activities:
  • Texas Star Photo Op sponsored
    by Reliant
  • Heart of Christmas Photo Op sponsored by Reliant
  • Holiday Light Show presented
    by Kimberly-Clark Corporation
  • Santa Meet and Greet
  • Dallas Zoo Lights Adventure Quest
  • Nature ornament-making activity
  • Nightly musical performances throughout ZooNorth
  • Rainbow Arch
  • Whimsical African Watering Hole at Lantern Ridge
  • Rudolph’s Sugar Shack
  • Sleigh Photo Op
  • The Elves’ Workshop at the Lacerte Family Children’s Zoo with Animal Encounters every 30 minutes
  • S’mores, specialty donuts, funnel cakes, and hot chocolate

…and MUCH more!

Tickets and Pricing:
Your Dallas Zoo Lights ticket also includes general admission to the Zoo that day!
Adults (age 12-64) $15.00
Children (age 3-11) $12.00
Seniors (age 65 & up) $12.00
Children (age 2 & under) FREE

Dallas Zoo Members FREE

Not a member? Join NOW for 10% off!


Frequently Asked Questions:
Can I come early and see the animals before Dallas Zoo Lights
opens at 5 p.m.?
Sure! Your Dallas Zoo Lights tickets also includes general admission for the Zoo that day. Come before 4 p.m. and enjoy the animals, then stay for holiday
festivities at night.
If I’m a member, do I have to buy tickets?
Nope! Dallas Zoo Lights is included with your membership. If you’re wanting to bring more guests with you than your membership levels allows, we have special guest pricing so you don’t have to pay full price for the additional members of your group. Click here to login and access guest prices.
I’m looking to give a Dallas Zoo Lights experience as a gift to someone, how do I do that?
First off, what a FANTASTIC idea for a gift. Gift certificates are a great way to give the gift of a Dallas Zoo Lights experience. Click here to learn more about gift certificates and to purchase one today!
Special thanks to our generous sponsors!