Day Events
Select a date and entry time for your ZOO LIGHTS visit! Your ticket indicates what time you should show up. Once you are inside the Zoo, you are welcome to stay as long as you like! 
 
2021 Zoo Lights Dates
November 26 - December 30
Open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays
Entrance times from 5:30pm - 8:30pm. Gates close at 9pm.
 
2021 BONUS DATES
December 20 - December 23
CLOSED CHRISTMAS EVE & CHRISTMAS DAY
December 27 - December 30
 
All tickets include unlimited carousel rides. Pictures with Santa are available through December 23rd.
 
 
CANCELLATION POLICY
  • Zoo Lights takes place rain or shine.
  • TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE / NON-TRANSFERABLE.
  • In the event of severe weather, Henry Vilas Zoo may cancel a Zoo Lights show.
  • Cancellations are posted on Henry Vilas Zoo's website and social media channels by 5 p.m.
  • Tickets for cancelled viewing dates will be refunded in 3-5 business days. Patrons can repurchase tickets for another available date at their convenience.

Events on 12/1/2021
Sorry, nothing is available on 12/1/2021.
Please try a different date.

702 S. Randall Avenue
Madison, WI 53715

608.266.4732
zoo@henryvilaszoo.gov

Education Contact:
education@henryvilaszoo.gov

Volunteer Contact:
volunteer@henryvilaszoo.gov

702 S. Randall Avenue
Madison, WI 53715

608.266.4732
zoo@henryvilaszoo.gov

Education Contact:
education@henryvilaszoo.gov

Volunteer Contact:
volunteer@henryvilaszoo.gov