Zoo Lights 2020-21

Calgary’s brightest holiday tradition is back for its 25th year and is sure to be the most glow-tastic one yet. We’ll be glowing for seven weeks of perfect family-friendly fun that gives back to animal conservation. We’re committed to helping you enjoy this incredible event while making the world a better place.

See the 2 million Christmas lights at the Calgary Zoo.Bring your family and friends to skate, craft, get a picture with Santa and sip hot chocolate by the fire. Doing the planet some good by supporting conservation has never been so easy.

We’re brightening your ZOOLIGHTS experience with enchanting new themes and special guests. Of course, we’re bringing back the classic activities you’ve come to love and have added in some new ones designed to light you up.

The lights are turned on at 5:00 p.m. nightly, with the official event running from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. It takes 90 minutes to 2 hours to experience all ZOOLIGHTS has to offer!

Excluding Christmas Day

Gate close at 8:30 pm for admission. Gate stay open and start charging Zoolights pricing at 4:30 pm.

Sensory Sundays: Every Sunday from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Admission: TBD (Tickets to be available in late October)

Website: calgaryzoo.com

While we strive for accuracy of this event’s information, we recommend you follow up with the event’s website to confirm information, dates, location and times in case there are changes or it gets cancelled due to Covid 19.

Location: Calgary Zoo - 1300 Zoo Road NE, Calgary