Woodland Park Zoo Lights

Updated for 2013!

Guess what’s happening again in Seattle? It is the holiday lights festival at Woodland Park Zoo. Dubbed as WildLights, the zoo features wild animals and places, all of which are recreated using thousands of lights. The management makes it a point that only energy efficient lights will be used. Seattle zoo lights is thus in line with the zoo’s green practices.

Further, there will be fun activities and lively entertainment throughout the Christmas season happening at the zoo. For one, there will be free carousel rides during WidLights nights that the kids and the kids at heart will surely enjoy.

Aside from live performances, there will be Snowmazium. This is an indoor venue where storytelling for the kids will occur. The storytelling will be between the hours of 6 and 8:30 pm.

Ticket Prices:

Nevertheless, the admission rates vary. From November 23 to December 13 starts out a bit lower, then from December 14 to January 1, WildLights admission rates increase a bit.

There will be also exclusive members-only nights. Be sure to check online for all dates and specifics.

Coupons and Discounts:

Woodland Park zoo lights coupons and discounts are also offered. Bulk ticket discounts apply for a group that has 20 or more members.


Evening times are from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. It will be open from the end of November to beginning of January and closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas.

Now you may start a whole new family tradition by making a Woodland Park Zoo visit an annual event.