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ZooLights! Calendar

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DECEMBER 2019

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What’s Happening at ZooLights! 

Join us for our 12th year of this festive holiday tradition! ZooLights! Is the state’s largest animated light display featuring millions of twinkling lights. Santa is here nightly through Christmas Eve and he’s bringing Comet and Blitzen along for the fun.

December 5, Thursday 
5:30 – 9 p.m. 

  • Booster Night



December 6, Friday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Lights on!
  • Santa Hat Night! – We’re giving $2 off admission to anyone wearing a Santa hat to ZooLights!
    • Acceptable Christmas wear: Santa hats, reindeer antlers, other appropriate holiday headbands
  • Rifftide Acapella – Singing acapella holiday tunes!
  • Test your rhythm on the Drum Bus in Oasis Plaza
  • Ice Sculptors – Come see live life-like ice sculptures being carved at Oasis Plaza by Amazing Ice Creations!
  • Scholar Own Choir 7-8:30pm
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 7, Saturday
5:30 – 10 p.m. 

  • Your Fairy Godmother with be here with fairy tale princesses and characters for a holiday meet and greet!
  • Old Glory Vintage Carolers singing classic Christmas carols.
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 8, Sunday
5:30 – 10 p.m.

  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 9, Monday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 10, Tuesday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • PBS KIDS Utah Night – Print the coupon from the PBS Utah website and receive 1/2 price child admission to ZooLights! with a paying adult. Cannot be combined with any other offer.
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 11, Wednesday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Ugly Sweater Night: $2 off any admission to anyone wearing an ugly sweater to ZooLights! Acceptable forms: Ugly sweaters, vests, dresses, or shirts that have a holiday print or image visible. May be ironic or silly. Contact us with additional questions.
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 12, Thursday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Jiffy Lube Night: Redeem your Jiffy Lube discount coupons!
    • Purchase a Jiffy Lube Signature Service Oil Change at any Utah Jiffy Lube, and receive a coupon good for $5 off the purchase of a regular-priced Adult or Child Admission ticket to ZooLights!
  • Test your rhythm on the Drum Bus in Oasis Plaza
  • St. Marguerite’s Choir will be singing Christmas songs at Entry Plaza.
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 13, Friday
5:30 – 10 p.m.

  • Macy’s Night – Receive a FREE $10 Macy’s gift card with every regularly-priced adult ticket purchased – this night only – while supplies last.  Also, write a letter to Santa at Santa’s Station, presented by Macy’s and for every letter he receives, Macy’s will donate $1 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation – through Tuesday, December 24 only.
  • Old Glory Vintage Carolers singing classic Christmas carols!
  • Ice Sculptors – Come see live life-like ice sculptures being carved at Oasis Plaza by Amazing Ice Creations!
  • Come meet our live mermaids, all bundled up and ready to meet you from Court of Mermaids!
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 14, Saturday
5:30 – 10 p.m.

  • Your Fairy Godmother with be here with fairy tale princesses and characters for a holiday meet and greet!
  • Come meet our live mermaids, all bundled up and ready to meet you from Court of Mermaids!
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 15, Sunday
5:30 – 10 p.m.

  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 16, Monday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • America First Credit Union Night – Receive $5 off any admission ticket to ZooLights! by presenting an America First credit, debit, or ATM card at the ticket window. Everyone in the cardholder’s party will receive the discount.
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 17, Tuesday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Grinch Day: $2 off any admission ticket to anyone wearing ZooLights acceptable “Grinch” attire. Clothing with Grinch characters or phrases, sweaters, vests, dresses or shirts. Full acceptable costumes include: Grinch, Max the Dog, Who’s from Whoville
  • Your Fairy Godmother will be here with all your favorite characters from The Grinch!
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 18, Wednesday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 19, Thursday
5:30 – 9 p.m. 

  • Jiffy Lube Night: Redeem your Jiffy Lube discount coupons!
    • Purchase a Jiffy Lube Signature Service Oil Change at any Utah Jiffy Lube, and receive a coupon good for $5 off the purchase of a regular-priced Adult or Child Admission ticket to ZooLights!
  • Test your rhythm on the Drum Bus in Oasis Plaza
  • St John The Baptist Choir  – 6-7pm
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 20, Friday
5:30 – 10 p.m.

  • Ice Sculptors – Come see live life-like ice sculptures being carved at Oasis Plaza by Amazing Ice Creations!
  • East High School Choir
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 21, Saturday
5:30 – 10 p.m.

  • Your Fairy Godmother with be here with fairy tale princesses and characters for a holiday meet and greet!
  • Old Glory Vintage Carolers singing classic Christmas carols!
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 22, Sunday
5:30 – 10 p.m.

  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 23, Monday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Fox13 Viewer Appreciation Night – Receive $13 off a family 4-pack of admission tickets to ZooLights! ($3 off for additional family members)
  • Old Glory Vintage Carolers singing classic Christmas carols
  • Santa is ready to hear your Christmas wishes at Santa’s Station!


December 24, Tuesday
5:30 – 8 p.m.

  • ZooLights Closes Early for Christmas Eve
  • Get your last minute Christmas wishes in to Santa at Santa’s Station!


December 25, Wednesday
Christmas Day (Zoo Closed)


December 26, Thursday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Jiffy Lube Night: Redeem your Jiffy Lube discount coupons!
    • Purchase a Jiffy Lube Signature Service Oil Change at any Utah Jiffy Lube, and receive a coupon good for $5 off the purchase of a regular-priced Adult or Child Admission ticket to ZooLights!
  • Test your rhythm on the Drum Bus in Oasis Plaza


December 27, Friday
5:30 – 10 p.m.

  • Ice Sculptors – Come see live life-like ice sculptures being carved at Oasis Plaza by Amazing Ice Creations!


December 28, Saturday
5:30 – 10 p.m.

  • Your Fairy Godmother with be here with fairy tale princesses and characters for a holiday meet and greet!


December 29, Sunday
5:30 – 10 p.m.


December 30, Monday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Fox13 Viewer Appreciation Night – Receive $13 off a family 4-pack of admission tickets to ZooLights! ($3 off for additional family members)


December 31, Tuesday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Glowlight Disco Party Early Countdown @ 9pm


January 1st, Wednesday
New Years Day (Closed)


January 2nd, Thursday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Jiffy Lube Night: Redeem your Jiffy Lube discount coupons!
    • Purchase a Jiffy Lube Signature Service Oil Change at any Utah Jiffy Lube, and receive a coupon good for $5 off the purchase of a regular-priced Adult or Child Admission ticket to ZooLights!
  • Test your rhythm on the Drum Bus in Oasis Plaza


January 3rd, Friday
5:30 – 10 p.m.

  • Ice Sculptors – Come see live life-like ice sculptures being carved at Oasis Plaza by Amazing Ice Creations!


January 4th, Saturday
5:30 – 9 p.m.

  • Your Fairy Godmother with be here with fairy tale princesses and characters for a holiday meet and greet!


January 5th, Sunday
5:30 – 9 p.m.


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